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15 Easy Squash Recipes

easy squash recipes

These easy squash recipes bring together 15 of the best squash recipes online. Here you’ll find recipes for zucchini, summer squash, butternut squash and more.

Chopped raw vegetables – red onion, butternut squash, red pepper, eggplant, parsnip, green pepper, sweet potato – suitable for roasting

15 Easy Squash Recipes

Zucchini Recipes

  1. Zucchini Pecan Muffins – my own recipe from Home Garden Joy combines cinnamon, pecans, and a flavorful muffin that’s easy to make and freeze.
  2. Chocolate Zucchini Bread – chocolate goodness fills this quick bread recipe along with pecans, cinnamon and zucchini.
  3. Easy Baked Zucchini Chips – tempting zucchini chips baked in the oven.

Summer squash – Zucchini


Pattypan Squash Recipes

  1. Garlic-Herb Pattypan Squash – from A Taste of Home, one of my favorite recipe collections comes this delightful combination of herbs, garlic and summer pattypan squash.
  2. Pattypan “Steaks” – from The New York Times comes these vegan ‘steaks’ grilled from pattypan squash with salsa verde.
  3. Pattypan Squash with Roasted Chickpeas – two of my favorite foods in this unusual recipe!

Fresh pattypan squash on table


Butternut Squash Recipes

  1. Roasted Butternut Squash – the simple, basic recipe no kitchen should be without and every cook should master.
  2. Carmelized Butternut Squash – Ina Garten shares this delicious recipe. She’s one of my favorite cooking show hosts and cookbook authors. I’m happy to share one of her recipe with you.
  3. Butternut Apple Soup Recipe – with video
  4. Creamy Butternut Squash Pasta – simple pasta dressed with squash and sage. You can’t go wrong with this recipe from Two Peas and a Pod.
  5. Butternut Squash Ravioli – easy recipe that uses up leftover roasted squash.

Acorn Squash Recipes

  1. Roasted Acorn Parmesan Squash – real food, cooked simply.
  2. Roasted Acorn Squash with Walnuts and Cranberries – this recipe simply shouts ‘fall’ and ‘Thanksgiving’. A must- have for your holiday table!
  3. Baked, Stuffed Acorn Squash – acorn squash stuffed with an abundance of goodness. I omit the chickpea pasta and it’s still great.
  4. Savory Stuffed Acorn Squash – another vegan easy squash recipe.

How to Cook Spaghetti Squash

An easy video from Real Simple demonstrating one method to cook spaghetti squash.

Chef Demonstrates How to Cut Butternut Squash

A great video, below, from Chef Byron Talbott showing you how to cut and dice butternut squash. He makes it look easy!

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