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For a delicious fall side dish, combine roasted butternut squash with arugula and pomegranate arils and coat the mixture with a tahini dressing.

Recipe by Cooking Light October 2015


Credit: Jennifer Causey; Styling: Missie Neville Crawford

Recipe Summary

Serves 4 (serving size: about 1/2 cup)


Ingredient Checklist


Instructions Checklist
  • Preheat oven to 425°.

  • Arrange butternut squash in a single layer on a rimmed baking sheet; coat with cooking spray. Sprinkle evenly with salt and pepper. Bake at 425° for 15 minutes or until browned, stirring halfway through cooking.

  • Combine tahini paste, lemon juice, olive oil, and water in a small bowl, stirring with a whisk until smooth. Combine squash, pomegranate arils, and arugula in a large bowl; toss gently to combine. Drizzle squash mixture with tahini mixture.

Nutrition Facts

152 calories; fat 6.6g; saturated fat 0.9g; mono fat 3.5g; poly fat 1.6g; protein 3g; carbohydrates 24g; fiber 4g; iron 1mg; sodium 130mg; calcium 93mg.