Sausage-Stuffed Acorn Squash

Total Time
1hr 15mins
Prep 20 mins
Cook 55 mins

This is from the '83 Southern Living Cookbook. Really nice way of serving acorn squash. It's a hit with my family.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cut squash in half lengthwise, and remove seeds. Place cut side down in a shallow baking dish and add 1/2 inch boiling water. Bake at 375 degrees for 35 minutes. Turn cut side up and sprinke with salt; set aside.
  2. Cook sausage and onion in a skillet until browned, stirring to crumble meat; drain. Stir in breadcrumbs; spoon into squash cavities.
  3. Bake at 375 degrees for 20 minutes.
Most Helpful

Very tasty squash recipe! I used turkey sausage and homemade breadcrumbs and thought it was great with the sweet squash. Thanks for sharing the recipe!

loof February 13, 2013

This was a very good way to prepare squash. We enjoyed it with our Thanksgiving "feast" Only change was we halved the recipe. thanks so much!

morgainegeiser November 23, 2008