Tag: acorn squash

Roasted Acorn Squash with Pine Nuts

Roasted Acorn Squash with Pine Nuts

[ 1 ] November 13, 2014 |

Roasted Acorn Squash with Pine Nuts, with its lovely orange flesh makes an elegant side dish. The acorn squash is roasted at 400F, which concentrates its flavor and brings some sweetness to this fabulous meal. This dish pairs particularly very well with roasted chicken or turkey.   Pleasantly sweet and delicious, pine nuts bring some […]

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Cheesy Stuffed Acorn Squash

Cheesy Stuffed Acorn Squash

[ 1 ] October 17, 2014 |

A fall savory dish,  this Cheesy Stuffed Acorn Squash is a nutritious vegetarian meal.  Cumin, coriander, and chili powder season a filling of quinoa, black beans, corn and Monterey Jack Cheese. A seasonal dish with a southwestern twist. Winter squash are in general  sweeter than summer squash. Their skin is hard  inedible. Preservation: Winter squash prefer […]

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Maple-Roasted Acorn Squash Rings

Maple-Roasted Acorn Squash Rings

[ 4 ] November 23, 2013 |

Food is such a seasonal thing, and even though squash is available in every season, it still reminds me of fall. This recipe for Maple-Roasted Acorn Squash Rings makes an elegant and healthy fall side dish. Acorn squash is easy to recognize; it looks like a giant acorn. It’s one of the most popular winter […]

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Apple-Suffed Acorn Squash

Apple-Suffed Acorn Squash

[ 2 ] November 11, 2013 |

This apple stuffed acorn squash recipe makes a delightful side dish. Colorful and tasty. Winter squash come  in many varieties, colors, and sizes. I use butternut squash and acorn squash most frequently because they have a pleasing flavor.  Winter squash are starchy vegetables and tend to range from slightly sweet to fairly sweet. Choose a […]

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Orange Quinoa Stuffed Acorn Squash with Pecans

Orange Quinoa Stuffed Acorn Squash with Pecans

[ 17 ] January 14, 2013 |

Seasonal acorn squash stuffed with quinoa. pecans and cranberries is my idea of a healthy vegetarian meal. This recipe for orange quinoa stuffed acorn squash is easy to prepare and a real feast. I love the sweetness of the squash and the nuttiness of the quinoa. Quinoa is addictively delicious.  Quinoa is usually treated like […]

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