These make great appetizers or a yummy side dish. Adapted from BH&G magazine.
To make it easier to peel squash, cut squash in half, seed, then place in microwave for about 1-2 minutes. The skin will be softer and easier to peel.
Gingered Acorn Squash Soup is very easy to make, and the rich color, creamy texture, and hint of ginger contribute to its gourmet appeal. This came from the Ventura County Star newspaper in California. Miso can be found in health food stores.
Delicious squash combined with nutty rice and tangy goat cheese is a healthy delight, providing a hefty dose of fiber, vitamins A and C, and a little calcium. Serve whole or cut into wedges. This is from Delicious Living magazine, which I get from my health food store. Any good winter squash can be used.
Containing low fat, vitamin rich additions of kale and orange fleshed squash, risotto is delicious, nutritious, economical, and versatile! See how easy this is to prepare! This is from The Moosewood Low Fat Favorites Cookbook. Cook time is approximate.