Barley with Roasted Butternut Squash

Barley With Roasted Butternut Squash Recipe

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Gail Kienle

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@ggkienle

I was looking for something different to do with barley and butternut squash and came up with this recipe. I happened to have all of the ingredients on hand and decided to try the combination. We loved it. This takes a bit of doing but I think it is well worth the time - especially on a cold winter night.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Serves:
4
Prep:
25 Min
Cook:
1 Hr 10 Min

Ingredients

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1 medium
butternut squash
2 Tbsp
olive oil
1 tsp
kosher salt
1 c
barley - rinsed and drained
1/2 c
onion, diced
6 Tbsp
butter
1 c
white wine
3
green onions
3 Tbsp
fresh parsley - minced
2 can(s)
chicken broth heated
1/2 c
fresh mozzarella cheese pearls
1/2 c
fontina cheese

How to Make Barley with Roasted Butternut Squash

Step-by-Step

  • 1Peel and cube butternut squash into 3/4" cubes. Mix with 2 tablespoons olive oil and kosher salt. Roast in preheated 375 degree oven until golden and soft. Set aside.
  • 2Melt butter in skillet and saute onion till soft and transparent. Add barley and saute about 5 minutes. Add green onion and parsley - cook 1 minutes. Add wine and cook until completely absorbed. Here you might want to add a little salt to taste.
  • 3Add the heated chicken broth and transfer to a 3 quart greased baking dish. Stir in cheeses. Bake in 375 degree oven about 1 hour or until most of the liquid is absorbed. Remove from oven - add roasted squash and return to oven for about 10 minutes or long enough to heat up squash.

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About Barley with Roasted Butternut Squash

Course/Dish: Other Side Dishes
Other Tag: Healthy




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