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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

I took this to a Thanksgiving potluck one year when I couldn't go home for the holiday, and it was...


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...


Cheddar-Butternut Squash Clafoutis

6 reviews

I came up with this savory version of the classic French dessert clafoutis and shared it for dinner with a...


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...

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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...


Spiced Butternut Squash Pie

My mom always made this dessert with her homegrown squash. It was my dad's favorite after-dinner treat. I continue to...

Ginger & Spice Butternut Squash

I came up with this side dish one year while cooking Christmas dinner with my mom. The spiced-up squash is...


Roasted Butternut Squash Salad with Caramelized Pumpkin Seeds

1 review

We had left over roasted butternut squash one night, so I threw it on a salad and topped it with...


Butternut Apple Casserole

1 review

When we want to share our bounty, we bake a casserole of butternut squash, apples and spices. Top it with...


Butternut Gratin with Parmesan-Sage Topping

Here’s a wonderful side dish for Christmastime. The baked butternut squash and onions get extra flavor from a topping of...

Wilted Spinach Salad with Butternut Squash

3 reviews

Make quick work of peeling butternut squash. First, prick it with a fork and give it 45 seconds in the...


Cream of Butternut Squash Soup

3 reviews

Butternut squash makes a luscious soup for chilly days when you need warmth from the inside out. We add potatoes...


Whipped Squash

10 reviews

This is an excellent way to serve one of the season's most delicious vegetables—butternut squash. Its rich flavor and golden...


Apple Butternut Squash

2 reviews

We created this creamy side dish that pairs apple butter and butternut squash. The mild flavor would work well with...


Snowcapped Butternut Squash

8 reviews

I first prepared this side dish in my high school home economics class. The cool sour cream sauce makes it...

Butternut Squash & Potato Mash

2 reviews

Some people like squash, some people like potatoes. Mash the two together and you've got true love. This is a...


Butternut Lasagna

I love butternut squash, a comfort food with gourmet possibilities. This squash lasagna offers a fresh, updated flavor profile that...


Au Gratin Potatoes with Squash

4 reviews

After volunteering to take a potato casserole to a friend's party, I thought I'd do a twist on au gratin...


Maple Winter Squash Casserole

This scrumptious casserole combines pumpkin and two other kinds of squash
in a creamy, savory mix. The recipe also...


New England Butternut Squash

2 reviews

From Coventry, Connecticut, Linda Massicotte-Black sends her side, New England Butternut Squash, which her family really loves. She writes, “This...


Cremini & Butternut Squash Soup

1 review

When the weather turns chilly, wholesome soup hits the spot. This one tastes like autumn, with vitamin-rich squash and the...


Squash-Stuffed Baked Apples

2 reviews

My husband and our four children enjoy my baking creations, including apples filled with squash and festive spices. They make...


Butternut Squash Butter

Looking for a tasty way to use up those pumpkins and have a wonderful gift during the holidays? My pumpkin...

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Persimmon Squash Pie

2 reviews

I created this recipe for our local persimmon festival, using homegrown squash. Make sure the persimmons are ripe! I like...


Butternut Squash with Maple Syrup

1 review

I love this roasted butternut squash because it’s marvelous served hot or cold and it's loaded with flavor from garlic,...


Cranberry Roasted Squash

I created this recipe one day when I wanted a warm, fragrant side dish. The aroma of the squash and...


Maple-Almond Butternut Squash

2 reviews

A heartwarming side dish, especially on chilly days, this is a cinch to prepare, making it a good choice for...


Butternut Squash with Whole Grains

3 reviews

Fresh thyme really shines in this hearty slow-cooked side dish featuring tender butternut squash, nutritious whole grain pilaf and vitamin-packed...


Butternut Squash Risotto

6 reviews

Change up the flavor of risotto any time of year using in-season vegetables like butternut squash, spices and broths for...