Cooking with Ross Sciana: Pumpkin Soup With Roasted Butternut Sq - WFMJ.com News weather sports for Youngstown-Warren Ohio

Cooking with Ross Sciana: Pumpkin Soup With Roasted Butternut Squash & Smashed Sweet Potato Casserole

Posted: Updated:

Pumpkin Soup with Roasted Butternut Squash

12 oz pumpkin pie mix in can

1  medium size butternut squash

3 large sweet potatoes

1/2 pound unsalted butter

2  quarts water

1/2 cup chicken base (wet)

1/2 cup brown sugar

2 quarts heavy cream

1 tsp. nutmeg 

1 tsp. cinnamon 

1 tsp. sea salt

Remove peel on sweet potatoes and squash, then cut both in 1x1 inch cubes. Boil water and add squash and potatoes, cook until fork tender. Add remaining ingredients for additional 20 minutes. Remove from heat and use emulsifier to purée.


Smashed Sweet Potato Casserole

8 large sweet potatoes

2 cups brown sugar

4 cups caramelized kahlua pecans

1 cup heavy whipping cream

3/4 pounds unsalted butter

1/2 cup maple syrup

1 tsp. nutmeg

1 tsp. cinnamon

1 tsp. sea salt

Peel sweet potatoes then cut into 1 inch cubes. Boil potatoes until fork tender, strain water from pot. In same pot use potato masher to mash potatoes and remaining ingredients, (except 1/2 the amount of pecans) mix well. Fill lightly greased casserole dish with mixed ingredients, then top with remaining pecans. Cover and cook at 300 degrees for about 30 minutes. Let stand 10 minutes before serving.


 

  • More NewsMore>>

  • Credit card skimming reported at Mercer County service station

    Credit card skimming reported at Mercer County service station

    Friday, May 26 2017 5:06 PM EDT2017-05-26 21:06:52 GMT

    Authorities in Mercer county are investigating reports of thieves skimming credit guards to steal consumers personal information. It happened recently at Wagler's Camp Perry service station in Clarks Mills.   Skimming happens when thieves unlock gas pumps and connect a skimmer to the card reader which steals information when a customer swipes a credit or debit card. 

    More >>

    Authorities in Mercer county are investigating reports of thieves skimming credit guards to steal consumers personal information. It happened recently at Wagler's Camp Perry service station in Clarks Mills.   Skimming happens when thieves unlock gas pumps and connect a skimmer to the card reader which steals information when a customer swipes a credit or debit card. 

    More >>
  • Tiger Woods blames medications for his arrest on DUI charge

    Tiger Woods blames medications for his arrest on DUI charge

    Tuesday, May 30 2017 3:29 AM EDT2017-05-30 07:29:54 GMT
    Police in Florida say Tiger Woods has been arrested for DUI.More >>
    Police in Florida say Tiger Woods has been arrested for DUI.More >>
  • Army Reservist from Warren walks to honor fallen brothers

    Army Reservist from Warren walks to honor fallen brothers

    Monday, May 29 2017 10:11 PM EDT2017-05-30 02:11:26 GMT

    If you were in Trumbull County Monday, you may have seen Staff Sgt. Joe Wilson from Warren. Active duty for 7 years, Staff Sgt. Wilson is now in the Army Reserves.  To honor the brothers he's lost and show people the true meaning of Memorial Day, Staff Sgt. Wilson decided to walk. 

    More >>

    If you were in Trumbull County Monday, you may have seen Staff Sgt. Joe Wilson from Warren. Active duty for 7 years, Staff Sgt. Wilson is now in the Army Reserves.  To honor the brothers he's lost and show people the true meaning of Memorial Day, Staff Sgt. Wilson decided to walk. 

    More >>
Powered by Frankly
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2017 WFMJ. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms