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amazing butternut squash bake

(2 ratings)
Recipe by
Jan Shelnutt
Gainesville, GA

This is my favorite recipe for butternut squash.

(2 ratings)
yield 6 serving(s)
prep time 20 Min
cook time 40 Min

Ingredients For amazing butternut squash bake

  • 1
    med. butternut squash-peeled and cubed
  • 1/2 c
  • 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]

How To Make amazing butternut squash bake

  • 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!

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