sweet butternut squash

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By bruce bordner
from Quaker Hill, CT

My 5 year old daughter just loves this orange squash. My Mom made this for Thanksgiving and Christmas every year.

serves 8
prep time 30 Min
cook time 20 Min

Ingredients For sweet butternut squash

  • 2 md
    butternut squash
  • 3/4 stick
    butter
  • 3/4 c
    brown sugar
  • 2 tsp
    salt
  • 1 tsp
    black pepper
  • 1 Tbsp
    salt
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How To Make sweet butternut squash

  • 1
    Peel and seed the butternut squash. Cut into 1/2 to 3/4 inch cubes.
  • 2
    Place in to large pot and cover with water. Stir in 1 tablespoon of salt.
  • 3
    Bring to a rolling boil. Continue to boil until fork tender.
  • 4
    Drain the squash and return to the pot. Puree the squash with a hand blender.
  • 5
    Add the remaining salt and pepper, butter and brown sugar and mix well (I use the hand blender).
  • 6
    Taste and adjust the butter and brown sugar to taste.

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