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Squash Hominy Soup

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 20 min.


4 servings (1-1/4 quarts)

Updated: Nov. 11, 2022
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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