Senator Al Franken's: Wife Franni's PUREED BUTTERNUT SQUASH

Colleen Sowa


Senator Al Franken of Minnesota sent family recipes again this year. I am pleased to share them with you! Enjoy!


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15 Min
30 Min


  • 1 large
    butternut squash, peeled seeded, and cut into 1 inch cubed chunks
  • 3 Tbsp
    unsalted butter
  • ·
    salt and pepper to taste

How to Make Senator Al Franken's: Wife Franni's PUREED BUTTERNUT SQUASH


  1. 1. Bring the butternut squash chunks to boil in a saucepan.
    2. Turn the heat down to medium, and let cook until the squash is tender, approximately ten to fifteen minutes.
    3. Drain the squash, and mash with a masher or a hand mixer.
    4. Add the butter and salt and pepper to taste.

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About Senator Al Franken's: Wife Franni's PUREED BUTTERNUT SQUASH

Course/Dish: Vegetables
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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