Ingredients

1 med organic Butternut Pumpkin, seeds removed.
1 large organic Orange Kumara
1 organic leek (white part) finely chopped
1 Tbsp organic coconut oil
¼ tsp ground cinnamon
¾ tsp ground nutmeg
1½ tsp ground cumin
2 cups organic vegetable broth or organic bone broth of your choice.
½ cup organic natural coconut yoghurt + more to serve
½ tsp sea salt or Himalayan salt & ground pepper
Squeeze of lemon juice
Sprigs of coriander to serve

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Method:

1. Cut butternut &pumpkin into med size pieces. Discard seeds from pumpkin & roast at approx. 180º for 20 -30 minutes until softly roasted.

2. Remove from oven to cool slightly before removing skin & set aside.

3. In a med size pot heat coconut oil on medium heat.

4. Add leeks &  cook until soft and translucent.

5. Add in cumin, nutmeg, cinnamon, salt & pepper to leeks & cook out spices, stirring regularly for 3 minutes.

6. Add broth to spiced leeks & bring to boil, quickly reducing heat. Simmer on low for 5 minutes. This forms your soup base.

7. Transfer your soup base to a blender or food processor & add roasted pumpkin, kumara & a big squeeze of lemon juice.This may need to be blended in batches.

8. Once soup mix is combined & blended to your desired consistency, transfer mix back into pot & heat on low on the stove for a few minutes.

9. Remove from heat & stir through ½ cup (or ½ pottle) coconut yoghurt.

10. Serve with an extra dollop of coconut yoghurt, squeeze of lemon and spring of fresh coriander. Enjoy!