Oven Fried Acorn Squash

Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 40 mins

From 365 Ways to Cook Vegetarian. This sounds like such a great vegetable side dish!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 350. In oven, melt butter in a 9 by 13 inch baking dish. Set aside.
  2. With a sharp knife, carefully cut acorn squash into wedges or rings. Scoop out seeds.
  3. Break eggs into a shallow bowl and beat lightly.
  4. In another bowl, combine bread crumbs with the Romano cheese.
  5. Dip each squash piece in beaten egg.
  6. Dredge in coating mix. Set in buttered baking dish.
  7. Bake until squash is tender and outside turns crispy brown, 25-30 minutes.
  8. Turn over with tongs and bake until second side is lightly browned, an additional 5-10 minutes.
  9. Serve hot.


Most Helpful

This is amazing! I love acorn squash, and I'm always looking for new ways to cook it. My husband and I fought over the leftovers.

amawaters February 27, 2009

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