7 Recipes to Make You Love Squash

By Ellie Sher | Oct 21st, 2013

If you’re dreading the massive influx of winter squash hitting your local market, then here are 7 new ways with this handy vegetable to make you sing its praises.

1. Introduce it to maple syrup

Roast Pork Loin Chili Pomegranate Glaze Michael Lomonaco|||3000|2000|0


Watch how it's made, above, and get the recipe: Maple Glazed Acorn Squash

2. Use it as cheese ravioli’s understudy

Acorn Squash Ravioli Sugo Finto Mario Batali|||3000|2000|0


Get the recipe: Acorn Squash Ravioli

3. Pretend it’s spaghetti’s (low-calorie) cousin

Spaghetti Meatballs Helen Cavallo|||1280|720|0


Get the recipe: “Spaghetti” with Meatballs

4. Pair with bacon for a salty-sweet delight

Bacon Butternut Squash Soup Carla Hall|||1280|720|0


Get the recipe: Bacon Butternut Squash Soup

5. Noodle it over


Get the recipe: Butternut Squash Pasta

6. Give it a whirl


Get the recipe: Acorn Squash Soup

7. Say "Ciao" to a classic Italian vegetable salad


Get the recipe: Butternut Squash Caponata