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Recipe Time: Chicken Pumpkin Soup

Chicken pumpkin soup is a classic Jamaican recipe that has been around for years. Itís an extremely popular Couples Resorts Caribbean cuisine selection thatís flavorful and sure to have you wanting more. Enjoy this hearty recipe at home on Saturdays and add it to your Jamaican soup repertoire. I hope you all enjoy this versatile recipe that we are sure you will never forget at our Caribbean all-inclusive resort.

Chicken Pumpkin Soup

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  • 1lb pumpkin
  • Ĺ gallon chicken stock
  • 2 tbsp butter
  • 2lg carrot
  • 2 cho cho (CHRISTOPHINE)
  • Ĺ lb yam
  • Ĺ lb Irish potato
  • 1 spring thyme
  • 1 stalk scallion chopped
  • 1 onion
  • 1 green scotch bonnet
  • 1 cup diced chicken
  • Salt and pepper to taste


  • Sweat onion with butter
  • Add vegetables alternatively with meat then add water or stock
  • Leave to simmer on low heat for 30 minutes or until a little thickened

We do hope you will enjoy this flavorful soup. Watch in video below as Couples Sans Souci Head Chef Morice Lewis takes you through the final steps of the cooking process.