2 tsp canola oil 1/2 c chopped shallots 3 c cubed, peeled sweet potato 1 1/2 c sliced peeled carrots 1 TB grated ginger 2 tsp curry powder 3 c chicken broth (low-sodium is best) 1/2 tsp salt
Heat oil in a large saucepan over medium-high heat. Add shallots; saute 3 minutes or until tender. Add potato, carrots, ginger and curry; cook 2 minutes. Add broth; bring to a boil. Cover, reduce heat, and simmer 25 minutes or until vegetables are tender; stir in salt.
Pour half of soup in a food processor; pulse until smooth. Repeat procedure with remaining soup. OR you can use a hand blender.