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Squash Hominy Soup

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 20 min.


4 servings (1-1/4 quarts)

Using frozen cooked winter squash speeds up the preparation time in this delicious soup. —Taste of Home Test Kitchen, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Squash Hominy Soup Recipe photo by Taste of Home


  • 2/3 cup chopped onion
  • 1 teaspoon minced garlic
  • 1 tablespoon butter
  • 2 packages (10 ounces each) frozen cooked winter squash, thawed
  • 2 cups chicken broth
  • 1 can (15-1/2 ounces) hominy, rinsed and drained
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 1/4 teaspoon each ground ginger, cinnamon and nutmeg
  • 1/4 cup heavy whipping cream


  1. In a large saucepan, saute onion and garlic in butter until tender. Stir in the squash, broth, hominy and seasonings. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 15 minutes. Remove from the heat; stir in cream.

Nutrition Facts

1-1/4 cups: 203 calories, 9g fat (5g saturated fat), 28mg cholesterol, 1558mg sodium, 29g carbohydrate (8g sugars, 7g fiber), 4g protein.

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