Pumpkin velouté

servings4
45 minutes

Ingredients

  • 500g of French ribbed pumpkin, peeled, deseeded and cut into 1cm cubes
  • 100g of butter
  • 300ml of chicken stock
  • 100g of Parmesan, grated
  • 1 tbsp of truffle oil
  • salt
  • pepper

Method

1
Add the butter to a pan and set over a low heat. Once foaming, add the diced pumpkin and sweat with the lid on without letting it colour, then remove the lid and cook until soft and dry
  • 100g of butter
  • 500g of French ribbed pumpkin, peeled, deseeded and cut into 1cm cubes
2
Add the chicken stock to a pan, bring to the boil then pour over the pumpkin and return to the boil. Mix in the Parmesan and remove from the heat
  • 300ml of chicken stock
  • 100g of Parmesan
3
Add the contents of the pan to a blender, pulse until smooth then pass through a fine chinois twice. Gently reheat the velouté, season with truffle oil, salt and pepper and serve immediately
  • 1 tbsp of truffle oil
  • salt
  • pepper