1/4 cup unsalted butter
1 cup diced Earthbound Farm Organic Yellow Onion
1 Earthbound Farm Organic Carrot (peeled and finely chopped)
5 cups peeled and cubed Earthbound Farm Organic Butternut Squash (1/2 inch cubes)
2 small tart Earthbound Farm Organic Apples, such as Granny Smith or Fuji (peeled and diced, about 1-3/4 pounds)
1/2 teaspoon Chinese Five-Spice Powder
1/2 teaspoon dried thyme
4 cups chicken or vegetable stock
1 cup apple cider
  Salt and freshly ground black pepper
1/2 cup heavy (whipping) cream
1 1/2 tablespoons chopped fresh tarragon