Squash Souffle

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Sharon Murray

By
@smurray001

I got this recipe from a dear friend's mom and it has become one of my favorite squash recipes. Hope you enjoy!

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Cook:
30 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

2-3 lb
yellow squash
1 medium
onion
1 tsp
salt
1 tsp
sugar
3 Tbsp
melted butter or margarine
3 Tbsp
all-purpose flour
2
eggs, slightly beaten
1 c
milk
2 c
grated or shredded cheddar cheese
buttered bread crumbs

How to Make Squash Souffle

Step-by-Step

  • 1Preheat oven to 350. Slice the squash and dice the onion. Combine with salt and sugar with enough water to just cover. Bring to a boil, then lower heat and simmer for 20 minutes.
  • 2Drain well, and return to pot.
  • 3Mash with a potato masher. (Drain again if needed)
  • 4Add eggs, butter, flour milk and cheese. Mix until cheese is melted and everything is well blended.
  • 5Pour into casserole dish and bake for 30 - 45 minutes.
  • 6After baking, take out of oven and top with buttered bread crumbs (I'm sure crackers would work as well), and bake 10 minutes more, or until bread crumbs are golden.

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About Squash Souffle

Course/Dish: Side Casseroles
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: American