Tagged: winter squash

Vegan Gluten-Free Pumpkin Pie

Vegan Gluten Free Pumpkin Pie

Found on the minimalistbaker.com food blog, this pumpkin pie recipe uses only 10 ingredients, and is vegan and gluten-free.  Your Thanksgiving guests will not know it has no eggs or cream!  You can also substitute...

Butternut Squash and Apple Soup

Butternut Squash and Apple Soup

Here’s a wonderful fall soup from Ina Garten’s Barefoot Contessa show on the Food Network.  Some commenters felt that the recipe turned out overly sweet — you might want to try adding more squash, cutting...

Acorn Squash

Although considered a winter squash, acorn squash actually belongs to the same species as all “summer” squashes (such as zucchini and yellow squash).  The most common variety is dark green in color, but newer...

Moroccan-Style Stuffed Acorn Squash

Moroccan Style Stuffed Acorn Squash

This recipe, hailing from an old issue of Whole Living by Martha Stewart (via The Bitten Word), serves 4. I’ve substituted whole wheat couscous or brown rice when I’m out of bulgur, just remember...

Butternut Squash Lasagna

This is a perfect fall dish highlighting the mellow flavors of butternut squash, courtesy of Parade Magazine.  Can also substitute other winter squashes such as pumpkin, kabocha, or acorn for different flavors.

Roasted Winter Squash Seeds

Roasted Winter Squash Seeds

Pumpkins aren’t the only squash that yield tasty seeds for roasting!  Next time you prepare a winter squash (e.g. butternut or acorn squash), save the seeds and have yourself a nutritious little snack.

Spaghetti Squash

Spaghetti Squash

Spaghetti squash is an oblong yellow colored winter squash that is named for the spaghetti like nature of its flesh.  When raw, the flesh is hard and generally orange or yellow in color.  When...

Autumn Harvest Soup

Autumn Harvest Soup

Here’s an easy recipe found on mercola.com for a sweet soup made with your extra squash and rutabagas.  Try it out!

Braised Squash

Braised Mélange of Winter Squash

We usually roast winter squash, but you can braise your winter squash instead if you are willing to trade more prep time for less cook time.  Braised or simmered squash cooks in just a...

Winter Squash Bread

Winter Squash Bread

Not sure what to do with your extra squash?  Instead of pumpkin bread, try this recipe with another orange fleshed squash.