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    Vegetable Tian

    This colorful, hearty and delicious Vegetable Tian originated in Provence, France. A mandoline makes easy work of slicing all the vegetables, but if you don't have one, a knife will work well. —Francine Lizotte, Surrey, British Columbia

    Butternut Squash Jumble

    This dish was a huge hit at Thanksgiving. It's a unique side that still feels traditional. I like Gorgonzola for...


    Summer Zucchini Pasta

    1 review

    I'm always experimenting when my garden is cranking out zucchini and summer squash. This simple and healthy summer zucchini pasta...


    Vegan Squash Soup with Naan Croutons

    This butternut squash soup is so full of flavor that you won't miss the meat or dairy! The added can...


    Breaded Air-Fryer Summer Squash

    1 review

    Air-fryer summer squash is beautifully crispy. You don't have to turn the fried pieces, but do keep an eye on...

    Air-Fryer Acorn Squash Slices

    This air-fryer acorn squash recipe was adapted from the one my passed down from my grandma, who always served it...


    Easy Butternut Squash Soup

    When the weather turns cold, get cozy with a bowl of this butternut squash soup. This recipe is super easy....

    Vegetable Couscous Salad

    1 review

    This salad is great as a side with any kind of grilled meat or fish. If you want to serve...


    Italian Garden Omelet

    I created this veggie-filled omelet to treat my wife to a meal using some of the fresh herbs from our...


    Vegan Butternut Squash Soup

    1 review

    Apple and winter squash are fantastic together. They are the perfect pair for this cozy, vegan butternut squash soup. For...


    Butternut and Chard Pasta Bake

    2 reviews

    This recipe is made for butternut squash lovers, with pureed squash in the sauce and squash pieces in the casserole...

    Pressure-Cooker Spaghetti Squash with Tomatoes

    This squash is perfect as a side dish, or top it with canned tuna to serve it as an entree....


    Pressure-Cooker Chickpea Tagine

    While traveling through Morocco, my wife and I fell in love with the complex flavors of the many tagines we...


    Slow-Cooker Thai Butternut Squash Peanut Soup

    1 review

    This seemingly exotic dish is simple, vegan, healthy and hearty. The peanut butter blends beautifully with the sweetness of the...


    Butternut-Pineapple Crumble

    1 review

    I tried this sweet and crunchy casserole out on my 80-year-old parents and they loved it! Butternut squash now has...


    Harvest Bow Ties

    Spaghetti squash and bow ties make this meatless dish hearty and filling. Add a can of black beans if you'd...

    Spaghetti Squash with Tomatoes and Olives

    This squash is outstanding as a side dish, but you can also top it with canned tuna to create a...


    Slow-Cooker Chickpea Tagine

    2 reviews

    While traveling through Morocco, my wife and I fell in love with the complex flavors of the many tagines we...


    Summer Squash and Potato Saute

    3 reviews

    In summer, I like to keep the oven off as much as possible. This side dish cooks up quickly on...


    Garden Frittata

    12 reviews

    I created this frittata recipe one day to use up some fresh yellow squash, zucchini and tomato. It's so easy...


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    Baked Butternut Squash

    9 reviews

    Take advantage of fabulous fall produce and roast this scrumptious side. Lightly seasoned with cinnamon, nutmeg and brown sugar, this...


    Cheesy Squash

    8 reviews

    I'm a retired police officer and now a deputy sheriff who loves to cook. But with my busy schedule, I...


    Broccoli Squash Bake

    3 reviews

    My grandmother made this when she cooked for our farmhands years ago. I've cut her recipe down to serve fewer...


    Butternut Squash Apple Bake

    11 reviews

    Even those who aren't fans of squash enjoy this side dish. Sweet slices of butternut squash are topped with apples...

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    Special Squash Casserole

    21 reviews

    Squash has traditionally been a food our family passes up, but this luscious casserole is an exception to the rule....


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    Butternut Squash Soup

    19 reviews

    This deep golden soup is as pretty as it is yummy. If you'd like, you can intensify the garlic flavor...


    Autumn Squash Bake

    The sweetness of pears and tangy flavor of cranberries really complement the squash. This dish has become a favorite at...


    Summer Squash Bake

    4 reviews

    From Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, Gail Smrtic shares this colorful casserole that makes the most of fresh summer squash. A handful...


    Very Veggie Omelet

    3 reviews

    "I enjoy serving this light a fluffy omelet to my husband, who always appreciates a new twist on breakfast," writes...


    Microwave Acorn Squash

    1 review

    Acorn squash is my favorite fall vegetable—and it goes to great use in this quick-and-easy side dish.—Rita McPherson, Nashua, New...