Introduction: Super Simple & Delicious Acorn Squash

Picture of Super Simple & Delicious Acorn Squash

This is my favorite way to eat squash. This is a super yummy and super simple recipe to make. People who don't like squash tend to actually like this recipe. Enjoy!

Step 1: What You Need

Picture of What You Need

1 Acorn Squash (halved & seeded)
2 teaspoons butter
2 tablespoons apricot or apple preserves
2 tablespoons brown sugar

Step 2: Step 1

Picture of Step 1

Preheat oven to 350 degrees

Step 3: Step 2

Picture of Step 2

Lay the acorn squash on a pan with halved sides down.

Step 4: Step 3

Picture of Step 3

Now bake it for 30 minutes!

Step 5: Step 4

Picture of Step 4

Take it out of the oven and CAREFULLY flip the halves over like this.

Step 6: Step 5

Picture of Step 5

Now add in the butter, preserves, and brown sugar (you can also add a pinch of salt if you like)

Step 7: Step 6

Picture of Step 6

Now stick it back in the oven for another 20 minutes!

Step 8: Step 7

Picture of Step 7

Pull it out (don't forget to turn off your oven!) and let it cool while you find a dish to put it in (to serve immediately or to take with you to work for lunch to make everyone wish they thought of that before they came into work).

Step 9: Step 8

Picture of Step 8

Now carefully scrape the insides out into a dish. I also pour the juices into the dish first. We don't want any burns!

Don't forget to check out my blog!


scoochmaroo (author)2011-11-06

Yum! Neat pictures too

iamkeebler (author)scoochmaroo2011-11-06


About This Instructable




Bio: I am really into creating. I don't stick to one specific "genre" when it comes to creating. So I do whatever I feel like ... More »
More by iamkeebler:Apple Cider PieCaramelized Onion, Mushroom, & Swiss TartletsSpanakopita Bites
Add instructable to: