Total Time
1hr 10mins
Prep 10 mins
Cook 1 hr

This is a favorite from when I was growing up. I'm sure you'll like this if you give it a try.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Wash squash and cut in half. Remove seeds and place cut side down into a shallow baking dish containing the water.
  2. Bake at 350 degrees for 45 minutes. Turn cut side up. Put 1 tablespoons each of brown sugar and butter in each half. Sprinkle with pepper, season all, and basil. Return to oven and bake 15 minutes longer.


Most Helpful

YUM. My mom made these growing up as well. I also make them with maple syrup and chopped pecans!!!

Adams Momma October 10, 2007

I love this recipe!! It was very very tasty. I added more brown sugar than what it called for but it was delish! THANKS momstar!!

*kels* September 13, 2007

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