Southern Squash w/attitude

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Jen Smallwood

By
@usmcmom1

this is my updated version of my mothers' southern squash casserole

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
6
Prep:
25 Min
Cook:
30 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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  • 1 1/2 lb
    summer squash, diced (zucchini & yellow squash)
  • 1
    medium onion, chopped
  • 2 Tbsp
    butter
  • 1
    (4oz) can diced green chilies, optional
  • 2-3 Tbsp
    all purpose flour
  • 1 tsp
    tsp sea salt
  • 1/2 tsp
    ground black pepper
  • 1 1/2 c
    shedded monterey jack cheese
  • 1
    egg
  • 1 c
    cottage cheese
  • 2 Tbsp
    chopped parsley
  • 1 Tbsp
    chopped chives - optional
  • 1/2 c
    grated parmesan cheese
  • NOTE:

  • ·
    i have used a combination of pepper jack, cheddar and monterey, with great results

How to Make Southern Squash w/attitude

Step-by-Step

  1. Place squash, onion and butter in a big enough saucepan and saute until tender; but still crisp. Fold in chilies, flour, salt and pepper.

    Place in a greased 2-quart baking dish; sprinkle with Monterey cheese.

    Combine egg, cottage cheese, parsley and chives. Layer over Monterey cheese, sprinkle with Parmesan.

    Bake uncovered at 400 degrees for 25-30 minutes until heated through.

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About Southern Squash w/attitude

Course/Dish: Vegetables, Casseroles
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: Southern
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tag: Healthy




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