Butternut Squash Gratin with Blue Cheese and SageBesides being a great side to simple roast chicken or beef tenderloin, seasonal squash provides more than a day's worth of vitamin A and about half the daily recommended vitamin C.
Baked Rice with Butternut SquashFor a casserole-style dish that is sure to be a hit during the holidays, you can't go wrong with savory rice and squash recipe. It’s full of flavor from the tender butternut squash and combination of herbs and cheese.
Roasted Butternut Squash Risotto with Sugared WalnutsThis seasonal fall rice dish featuring roasted butternut squash makes a satisfying side dish for roasted turkey, roast beef or ham, but it’s hearty enough to be a main dish, too.
Roasted Butternut Squash and Shallot SoupSpicy fresh ginger complements the sweet roasted winter squash and shallots in this easy soup recipe. Serve it as a first course soup, or with a sandwich or salad for a light meal.
Risotto with Butternut Squash, Pancetta, and Jack CheeseCubes of tender butternut squash add color, texture and extra nutrients to this creamy rice and cheese side dish.
Butternut Squash and Leek GratinsBake the savory squash and leek custard-like mixture in individual ramekins or custard cups for a rich side dish that’s just the right size.
Curried Butternut Squash and Potato Latkes with Apple SalsaAdd seasonal butternut squash to the mixture for these savory potato cakes, and top with a fiery salsa of apple and serrano chile.
Sweet Squash with WalnutsBuild a parfait of baked butternut squash topped with walnuts and crème fraiche. This elegant, five-ingredient dessert shows that butternut squash is more than a side dish.
Oven-roasted Fall VegetablesRoasting butternut squash brings out its sweet, pumpkin-like flavor. Serve with pork tenderloin or pot roast.
Butternut Squash Spice CakeAdding butternut squash to this cake keeps it moist. Keep it on hand as a healthy afternoon snack or breakfast cake.
Fresh Vegetable PenneBoost the nutrition power of a pasta side dish by coating penne pasta with roasted, puréed butternut squash.
Pork and Squash Stir-FryAdd cubed butternut squash to a classic stir-fry. It's easy, quick, and impressive enough to serve guests.
Beef-and-Butternut Squash ChiliNot only do the beef and vegetables add hearty, rich flavor to the chili, they also make it high in zinc, B-vitamins, vitamin C, and vitamin A.
Butternut Squash-White Bean SoupThis quintessential fall soup uses butternut squash to impart a rich, creamy texture. Top with toasted pumpkin seeds.
Harvest PieButternut squash stands in for pumpkin in this pie, which received Cooking Light's highest Test Kitchens rating.
Butternut Squash-Leek SoupSimple and wholesome, this soup highlights the natural essence of butternut squash. The added head of garlic gives it a rich, deep flavor.
Butternut Squash SoupThis creamy butternut squash soup features pureed butternut squash, carrot and onion and showcases the rich, sweet flavor of this winter squash.