Amazing Butternut Squash Bake

Jan Shelnutt

By
@Jano411

This is my favorite recipe for butternut squash.


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Serves:

6

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

40 Min

Ingredients

1
med. butternut squash-peeled and cubed
1/2 c
mayonaise
1/2 c
onion [finely chopped]
1
egg [lightly beaten
1 tsp
brown sugar
salt & pepper to taste
1/4 c
flavered ritz or saltine crakers [crushed]
2 Tbsp
grated parmesan cheese
1 Tbsp
butter [melted]

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).
2. In a large pot, bring the squash to boil. Reduce to a simmer until squash is soft.
3. In a large bowl, mash the softened squash. Mix in the mayonnaise, onion, egg, brown sugar, salt and pepper. Pour the mixture into a 2 quart baking dish.
4. In a medium bowl, mix together crackers, Parmesan and butter. Sprinkle over the squash mixture.
5. Bake uncovered in the preheated oven for 35 to 45 minutes, until the topping is lightly brown.
2
Tip: You could cook the butternut squash in the microwave just like a potato, then clean out insides & peel. So easy!

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Side Casseroles
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