Butternut squash soup with blue cheese


A simple butternut squash soup with tasty blue cheese. It's delicious, and it's easy to increase the quantities if you want more than one bowl.



  1. Heat the oil in a saucepan. Add the squash and sauté for 2-3 minutes over a low to medium heat.

  2. Add the garlic and shallot and cook for a further minute.

  3. Add the stock and chopped tomato to the pan, bring to the boil and reduce the heat to simmer for 8-10 minutes, until the squash is soft.

  4. Remove the pan from the heat and add the blue cheese. Blend with a hand blender and then pass through a sieve into a bowl.

  5. Ladle the soup into serving bowls and serve.