Chop the garlic, 5 sec, speed 5. If adding extras like ginger, add with the garlic.
Add the onion, chop 5 sec, speed 5. If making the bacon version add the bacon with the onion.
Add the butter, ghee or oil and saute 2 mins, 100, speed 1.
Add the pumpkin and chop, 10-15 seconds, speed 7.
Add the stock and cook 15 mins, 100, speed 3 (with basket over the lid).
Allow to cool a little before adding the coconut milk and puree (taking care it's cool enough) 30 seconds, speed 8.