Roasted Butternut and Gala Apple Bisque

Butternut squash, roasted
Gala apple, roasted
1 tsp. olive oil
1/2 sweet onion, chopped
3 TBSP. pumpkin butter
1 cup milk
1 cup half & half
1/2 cup whipping cream, whipped
1/4 tsp. salt
1/4 tsp. cinnamon

Cut butternut squash in half, remove seeds. Drizzle with olive oil and sprinkle with salt and cinnamon. Place on baking sheet face down. Roast at 400 degrees for 50 minutes. Cut Gala apple in half. With 20 minutes left to roast the squash, place apple on baking sheet in oven, cut side down.
Remove and let cool.

In a large saucepan, saute onion in olive oil. Rough chop roasted squash and apple, add to saucepan. Lower heat to medium low. With metal spoon, mix and mush squash, apple, onion and pumpkin butter. Puree with a stick blender until smooth. Slowly mix in milk, then half & half, then whipped cream. Add salt and cinnamon and simmer on medium low, covered for 10 minutes. Serve topped with remaining whipped cream.