I once had a pumpkin-pie craving emergency that I quickly satisfied with the butternut squash I had on hand. Wow, what a great discovery! Now, I use butternut squash for many favorite dishes throughout the fall and winter. Here’s a traditional Pumpkin Pie you can make using butternut squash in place of pumpkin.
Butternut squash is a member of the gourd family. Its cousins include pumpkins and other winter squash, melons, cucumbers and summer squash. It’s incredibly versatile and can be baked, roasted, stewed, puréed or mashed, like potatoes. Here are some easy ways to try this simply sweet, nutritious and totally delicious squash:... Read More