Indian pumpkin soup with shrimp

Amaizin organic recipe Indian pumpkin soup with shrimp and basil


Serves 4

  • 1 tbsp oil
  • 2 shallots, finely chopped
  • 1 sachet Amaizin Tandoori curry paste
  • 400 ml Amaizin coconut milk
  • 500 g pumpkin, diced
  • 250 ml fish or vegetable stock
  • 1 tbsp fish sauce
  • 1 tbsp lime juice
  • 100 g small shrimps
  • salt and pepper
  • fresh basil or coriander leaves


Simmer the shallots in the oil until golden. Add the curry paste and fry for a few minutes. Add the coconut milk and bring to a boil. Add the pumpkin and simmer the soup until the pumpkin is tender (15-20 minutes).

Puree the soup. Add as much as stock as needed to reach the desired thickness. Add the fish sauce, lime juice and shrimps, heat for a few extra minutes. Add salt and pepper to taste.

Garnish with basil before serving.