In this video, you'll see how to make Chef John's Butternut Squash Bisque. It's two soups in one: ia first-course special occasion soup; and also a regular-old weeknight soup. For the holidays, Chef John goes full-on festive, garnishing his butternut squash bisque with chopped chives, pomegranate seeds, and a swirl of crème fraiche or cream. But for a chilly weeknight meal, it's also delicious topped with crispy bacon. Chef John shows you how to prep the squash -- and also reveals when you should and when you maybe shouldn't roast your butternut squash for your bisque. Watch the video, then get the recipe for Chef John's Butternut Bisque.