Deprecated: Methods with the same name as their class will not be constructors in a future version of PHP; jQueryLightboxForNativeGalleries has a deprecated constructor in /var/www/wp-content/plugins/jquery-lightbox-for-native-galleries/jquery-lightbox-for-native-galleries.php on line 14
Butternut Squash Mash Butternut Squash Mash


Butternut Squash Mash

Recipe submitted by: Amy Pickett

Recipe courtesy of:

A great Autumn side dish for your Thanksgiving meal or anytime.
cook 7

What's in it


2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
2 large butternut squashes, trimmed, peeled, seeded, and cut into 3/4-inch chunks
1 teaspoon coarse salt
1 cup water

How to cook it


  • Heat oil in a large pot over medium-high heat. Add squashes and salt. Cover, and cook, stirring occasionally, until partially tender, about 8 minutes (reduce heat if squash begins to brown). Add water, cover, and simmer over medium-high heat until completely tender and water has mostly evaporated, about 15 minutes. Mash with a potato masher. Season with pepper.