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Butternut Squash Soup Recipe

The Best Butternut Squash Soup Recipe

This is the best butternut squash soup recipe I have ever tried. Made with yummy ingredients like squash, apples, and cinnamon, it is the perfect comfort food to warm you up on a cold day.

Course Soup
Cuisine American
Keyword Butternut Squash Soup
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 50 minutes
Total Time 1 hour
Servings 6
Calories 130 kcal
Author BubbaPie


  • 2 tablespoons oil
  • 1 small onion minced
  • 1 cup apples peeled and cut into small chunks
  • 1/2 butternut squash skin removed and cut into cubes
  • 3 cups chicken broth
  • 2 tablespoons brown sugar
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1 teaspoon ground ginger
  • 1/8 teaspoon nutmeg


  1. Add oil and onion to a large stockpot. Heat on medium heat until onions are browned.
  2. Add apples, squash, chicken broth, brown sugar, cinnamon, ginger, and nutmeg. Heat on medium-high heat until boiling. Reduce heat to simmer and add a cover to stockpot. Reduce heat to simmer and heat for 35-40 minutes or until squash and apples are cooked through.

  3. Remove from heat and use an immersion blender to puree mixture.

  4. Serve topped with a drizzle of half and half and more ground cinnamon.

Recipe Notes

Calories do not include toppings.

Nutrition Facts
The Best Butternut Squash Soup Recipe
Amount Per Serving
Calories 130
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.