Categorized | Chicken

Advert

Potage Au Potiron

Ingredients and Instructions

1 ea Pumpkin, ripe, 8 to 10

– inches in diameter 8 tb Butter, unsalted

1 md Onion, chopped

2/3 c Wine, white, dry

2 sm Turnips, white, peeled

– and sliced 1 ea Carrot, peeled, sliced

6 c Stock, chicken **

Salt (to taste) Pepper, white (to taste) 1 ea Bread, French, 10″ long,

– thinly sliced OR 2 ea Bread, rolls, with crust

– thinly sliced 1/2 c Cream, whipping

**Cut off and reserve the top of the pumpkin. Use a large spoon or melon baller to scoop out and discard all of the seeds and strings. Scrape out the pumpkin flesh without breaking through the shell. You should have about 6 cups of pumpkin pieces. Set aside the hollow pumpkin and lid. In a large casserole, heat 2 tablespoons of butter over medium heat. Add the onion and saute, stirring often, until softened and very lightly golden, about 6 minutes. Add the wine and simmer for 1 minute longer. Add the turnips, carrot, reserved pumpkin flesh, and enough Chicken Stock to cover solids. Season lightly with salt and pepper. Cover and bring to a boil. Meanwhile, cut the bread slices into thin wedges about 1/2-inch long. In a large skillet, heat 3 tablespoons of butter over medium heat. Add half of the bread pieces and toss constantly in butter until lightly golden, about 5 minutes. Add these croutons to the soup. Saute the remaining uncooked croutons in the remaining butter, set aside for garnish. Boil soup gently, covered, for 1 hour. Puree mixture in a processor or blender until smooth. Return the pureed soup to a clean saucepan, stir in the cream, and bring to a simmer. Thin, if necessary, with additional stock. Adjust seasoning with salt and pepper. Serve soup in pumpkin, passing remaining croutons separately. Source: New York’s Master Chefs, Bon Appetit Magazine : Written by Richard Sax, Photographs by Nancy McFarland : The Knapp Press, Los Angeles, 1985 Chef: Andre Soltner, Lutece Restaurant, New York

Shopping Cart

  • Your cart is empty.

Recommendations

StarbucksStore.com

Cooking

Here are our eBay auctions

Silicone Kitchen Utensils Set of 14 Pcs Heat Resistant Non-Stick Cooking Tools

$49.99
End Date: Monday Mar-16-2020 22:06:01 PDT
Buy It Now for only: $49.99
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Lot of 3 Roscan Wire Whisk Kitchen Gadget Cooking Tools NEW Mini

$3.99
End Date: Monday Mar-16-2020 11:42:37 PDT
Buy It Now for only: $3.99
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Kitchen Utensil Set Cooking Tools 15-Piece Stainless Steel The Pioneer Woman

$68.88
End Date: Friday Mar-13-2020 17:09:58 PDT
Buy It Now for only: $68.88
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Kitchen Utensil Set Cooking Tools 15-Piece Stainless Steel The Pioneer Woman Red

$78.88
End Date: Friday Mar-13-2020 16:52:52 PDT
Buy It Now for only: $78.88
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Sausage Maker Silicone Mold Hot Dog Handmade Mould Kitchen Making Cooking Tools

$10.54
End Date: Thursday Mar-5-2020 0:28:20 PST
Buy It Now for only: $10.54
Buy It Now | Add to watch list
Save 15% on amazingly tasty Gift ideas for all Occasions from 1800baskets.com! (valid until December 31, 2012) Use code 18BSAVE15
PersonalWine.com