Acorn Squash, 20 Ways

It's fall, y'all! Break out the acorn squash and let's get to work. You can stuff 'em, roast 'em or mash 'em — either way, they're sure to be delicious!

Baked Acorn Squash With Spicy Maple Syrup

“This was so good! I drizzled a bit more maple syrup on top. It was fantastic!”

-Probably This

Sausage & Apple-Stuffed Acorn Squash

“Knock-your-socks-off good! My husband doesn’t like squash, and I’m not a big fan of acorn squash but we both thought it was terrific! Very filling, too.”

-margygess

Quinoa-Stuffed Acorn Squash

“This might be the best thing I've ever made, and I'm definitely active in the kitchen. This is so satisfying and such a beautiful fall dish!”

-caitlin68

Apple-Stuffed Acorn Squash

"Three words describe this recipe: delicious, delicious, delicious!"

-seorand

Chicken-Stuffed Acorn Squash

“Yummy! I added an apple. It was very good and my kids love it as well.”

-keyholegallery

Autumn Acorn Squash

"This is a nice recipe to get in the spirit of fall. Very nice, warm, autumn flavors going on.”

-DeliciousAsItLooks

Stuffed Acorn Squash

“An excellent and simple recipe. Since there are only two of us, I only made two squashes and sprinkled some cheese on top at serving time. I’ll definitely make this again!”

-Maryland Jim

Sweet Acorn Squash With Apples & Craisins

“Up until trying this recipe, I had never tried acorn squash and neither had my children. I’m happy to say that we all loved this recipe! The squash came out tender and full of flavor.”

-geckoluvr2000

Acorn Squash Sticky Rice Stuffing

A comforting dish for a weeknight dinner! It’s ready in under an hour and is perfect for a chilly fall night.

Mushroom, Apple & Walnut-Stuffed Acorn Squash

“These savory stuffed squash are an easy accompaniment to a festive meal or casual weeknight dinner. The meaty mushrooms add beautiful texture to the stuffing, while the apples add a layer of tartness and bite.”

-Mary Jenny

Pumpkin Risotto-Stuffed Acorn Squash

A creamy comfort food that is both simple and aromatic. Serve this up and your guests will be impressed.

Spiced & Baked Acorn Squash

"I bought the squash and then didn't feel up to cooking that evening. My hubby did the cooking. He did a wonderful job. It was so yummy! We loved the spices. They were a perfect balance with the squash and other ingredients.”

-reneeshort

Acorn Squash & Arugula Pizza

“What a fun pizza! I saw Giada make this on TV and had to try it for myself. This would make a great appetizer and is definitely restaurant quality!”

-januarybride

Acorn Squash & Apple Soup

"Oh my! All the wonderful warm tastes of fall in a bowl. I loved the silky smooth texture.”

-Parsley

Tex-Mex-Stuffed Acorn Squash

“Delicious! This was a nice change of pace. I would’ve never dreamt of putting squash, black beans and pine nuts together but it was a heavenly combination.”

-Prose

Cheesy-Stuffed Acorn Squash

"An excellent recipe! I couldn't find any muenster cheese so I used aged gouda and it was very tasty."

-Bergy

Baked Cranberry Acorn Squash

"I really liked this! My husband doesn't like sweet dishes much, but still ate all of his which I think is a good sign! I used maple syrup instead of brown sugar. It was so easy!"

-mayness

Roasted Acorn Squash With Spinach & Gruyere

“This was really good. My four year-old and one year-old both loved it. I’ll definitely make this again!”

-Melissa and her Pan

Roasted Acorn Squash With Shallots & Rosemary

“Fastastic! Instead of stirring everything together, I simply basted on the olive oil and vinegar, then sprinkled the rest. What a great, easy, healthy and scrumptious way to make squash.”

-Wish I Could Cook

Candied Acorn Squash

"I made this for my husband and it was so good. It’s going on the Thanksgiving table this year instead of the sweet potatoes.”

-LuAnne

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