1 yellow onion, chopped 1 rib of celery, chopped I carrot, chopped 1 Tbsp butter 1 butternut squash, peeled, seeds removed, chopped 1 tart green apple, peeled, cored, chopped (squash and apple should be at a 3 to 1 ratio) 3 cups chicken broth (or vegetable broth if vegetarian) Pinches of nutmeg, cinnamon, salt and pepper
Combine butter, onion, celery, and carrot in large saucepan. Cook for 5 minutes. Add squash, apple, and broth.
Bring to boil. Simmer for 10 minutes or until squash is soft. Puree.