PUMPKIN SOUP with smoked turkey toasties

30 Min
very easy
4 People
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Pumpkin soup with smoked turkey toasties - Heartwarming butternut pumpkin soup with yummy smoked turkey toasties.
1. Set oven to 200°C. Heat a large saucepan with 1 tbsp oil over medium heat. Peel and roughly chop onion and celery, add to the pan as you go. Sauté for 3-4 minutes, or until softened.

2. Roughly chop and add potatoes, pumpkin and crushed garlic. Pour in 4 cups water and add 2 chicken stock cubes. Simmer, covered, for 15 minutes, or until potatoes and pumpkin have softened.

3. Grate cheese, thinly slice turkey and dice tomato, then combine. Finely chop chives and add half to smoked turkey mix (reserve remaining). Cut 4 large bread slices, lengthways.

4. Place bread slices on a baking tray, add turkey mixture on top. Cook in the oven for 3-4 minutes, or until cheese is melted.

5. Blend soup until smooth using a stick mixer, add more water if needed. Season to taste with salt and pepper.

6. Cut toasties into fingers. Serve soup in bowls topped with remaining chives and toasties on the side.
onion 1
celery sticks 2

medium potatoes 2
pumpkin 1kg
garlic 2 cloves
chicken stock cubes

cheddar cheese 150g
smoked turkey 1 packet
tomato 1
chives 1/3 bunch
wholemeal bread loaf 1

From your pantry: Oil, salt & pepper.