Pumpkin-Millet Soup recipe
medium , (also known as japanese pumpkin)
or chicken, or use water
Bring the broth to a boil in a large stock pot, add millet and simmer for about 30 min, until millet is well-cooked.
Add squash, mix and simmer for another 15 to 20 min, until squash is tender.
Purée the mixture in batches in a blender or food processor until it is reduced to a creamy texture.
Add the nutmeg and pepper and reheat.
Serve with a scoop of yogurt in each bowl.
NOTES: * A hearty soup with millet and Japanese pumpkin -- A delicious combination, this hearty soup makes a good side dish, and is great reheated for breakfast.
- Butternut squash makes a good substitute for kabocha if you cannot find it at your local market.