Easy Ways to Cook Butternut Squash

Butternut squash has a sweet and nutty flavor that goes naturally with poultry and pork. It is a popular choice, as it is available year round, nutrient-packed with vitamins A, C and E plus it is versatile to cook in the oven or on the stovetop. Save time by buying pre-peeled and cut butternut squash in your H-E-B produce department—convenient to use, it will cook quickly, so you can have dinner on the table fast.

Cooking Method: Oven
One easy way to cook squash is to bake or roast in the oven with dry heat. Try one of these recipes:

Spicy Roasted Squash & Red Peppers

Cooking Method: Stovetop
Another easy way to cook squash is to sauté or braise in a pan on the stovetop. You can also use butternut squash puree for soups and chilies. Try one of these recipes:

Morrockan Roll Taco with Butternut Squash
Braised Butternut Squash with Pasta
Brisket Butternut Squash Chili
Spicy Turkey Chili with Butternut Squash
Ancho Butternut Squash Soup
Ancho Butternut Squash Soup

Learn more about how to select and store squash, which types of squash are in season, and see additional squash recipes. See Squash Guide

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