Tag: winter squash

Ham, Delicata Squash and Wild Rice Soup

Ingredients: 1 onion, chopped 4 cloves garlic, sliced 2 carrots, sliced into coins 1 delicata squash, cubed (you can leave the skin on!) 1 (loose) cup green beans (about 1/3 lb), cut into bite-sized pieces 3 green onions, chopped 2 cups ham, cubed 8 oz cooked wild rice* 64 oz […]

Spaghetti Squash Macaroni and Cheese Casserole

Ingredients: 1 1/2 cup dried elbow macaroni 3 oz gruyere, shredded 8 oz brick extra sharp cheddar, shredded 1 cup whole milk 1 teaspoon ground mustard powder 1 teaspoon hot paprika 3 tablespoons butter 1/4 cup flour 1 1/2 cup roasted spaghetti squash* 3/4 cup fresh breadcrumbs (I used leftover […]

Spiced Acorn Squash Pulled Pork Sliders

Ingredients: 2 1/4 lb boneless pork roast 1 onion, cut into half-moon slices 4 cloves garlic 1 cup roasted acorn squash pulp (from 1 acorn squash) 1/4 cup unfiltered apple cider vinegar 1/2 teaspoon ground chipotle 1/2 teaspoon ground cardamon (optional) 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon ground ginger 1/2 […]

Roasted Kabocha and Mushroom Risotto

Ingredients: 5 1/4 cups chicken stock 1 red kabocha squash, peeled and cubed 1 sweet onion, minced 2 cups Arborio rice 16 oz crimini mushrooms, sliced 1/3 cup Grana Padano cheese, grated 1 1/2 tablespoons olive oil 1 tablespoon butter 4 oz diced pancetta 3-4 sprigs’ worth of thyme sea salt […]

Acorn Squash Stuffed with Fruited Wild Rice

Ingredients: 1 acorn squash, halved and seeds removed 1 cup cooked wild rice 1 Bosc pear, cubed 1/4 cup slivered almonds 1/4 cup dried, sweetened cranberries Directions: Preheat oven to 400. Line a baking sheet with parchment. Place the acorn squash on the parchment, flesh-side down. Bake 25 minutes. Meanwhile, […]

Stripetti Squash with Sage and Romano Cheese

Ingredients: 1 2 1/2-lb Stripetti*, halved lengthwise 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 tablespoon butter 1 small onion, small dice 5 leaves sage, chiffonade 1/3 cup grated romano cheese sea salt freshly ground black pepper Directions: Preheat oven to 350. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper. Scoop out the seeds […]

Spiced Kuri Squash Pie

Ingredients: 2 1/2 cups roasted Kuri squash*, cooled 1 cup buttermilk 2 tablespoons butter, melted and cooled 3 eggs 3 tablespoons spiced, dark rum (like Kracken) 3/4 cup sugar 1/2 teaspoon Chinese Five Spice Powder 1/2 teaspoon ground roasted ginger 1 9-inch graham cracker pie crust Directions: Preheat oven to […]

Chipotle-Squash Lamb Tacos

Ingredients: 1 medium onion, cut into rings 3 1/2 lbs boneless leg of lamb 2-3 large banana leaves* for the sauce/marinade 1 (7-oz) canned chipotle peppers in adobo 1 small onion, quartered 4 cloves garlic 1/4 cup apple cider vinegar 2 tablespoons tomato paste 1 teaspoon chili powder 1 cup […]