‘Tis the season for enjoying winter squash! There are countless ways to fall in love with butternut squash, but we’ve rounded up 15 of our favorite recipes so you can savor one of the cold weather’s most delicious gifts all season long.
Who knew healthy risotto could be this rich? Served with a handful of fresh sage leaves, this creamy side dish is well worth the effort.
Cubed butternut squash and cherry tomatoes perfectly accompany a bright, juicy salmon filet.
Sweet roasted squash melds beautifully with TexMex flavors in this healthy wrap. Serve with a dollop of sour cream and hot sauce for a delicious kick!
Dress up your winter squash with bright turmeric and curry powder for the perfect accompaniment to any dish.
Whole grain macaroni gets dressed with cheddar cheese and squash, then studded with jalapeño for a spicy twist on a classic.
A simple salad becomes a thing of beauty when tossed with seasonal staples – squash and crisp apples – and then topped with Gouda and a homemade apple cider vinaigrette.
Serve this colorful dish as a side, or top it with goat cheese to enjoy as a main course!
The flavors of cinnamon and nutmeg transform butternut squash’s creamy texture into a decadent dish while a brown sugar and oat cereal topping add irresistible crunch.
This creamy take on mashed potatoes is so much more than a delicious side—it contains a whopping 1,046 mg potassium!
For this recipe, be sure to choose a squash with ample cavity for filling with a mouthwatering cheese, ricotta and spinach mixture!
We highly recommend serving a melty grilled cheese alongside this hearty stew for the ultimate in comfort food!
Toasty pumpkin and sunflower seeds lend this fall salad a satisfying crunch. Take the texture to the next level by topping with a creamy squash and avocado puree!
Squash lends this creamy sip plenty of beta carotene, so you can indulge without the guilt!
Artisan bread, sweet onions and squash make a delicious vehicle for fresh sage, thyme and creamy gruyere in this wholesome dish.
Creamy soup just isn’t the same without crisp bruschetta for dipping!
Nuts, fruit and traditional dressing ingredients are stuffed into a squash for a killer combo.