Sweet Acorn Squash

Acorn Squash
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  • 22 mins
  • Prep: 7 mins,
  • Cook: 15 mins
  • Yield: Serves 4
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This squash dish makes a great side for turkey, prime rib, lamb, or duck. Try this grilled acorn squash recipe next time you have a fancy meal and you'll be sure to please most everyone.

What You'll Need

  • 4 small acorn squash halved and seeded
  • 1/2 cup (120 mL) butter
  • 1/2 cup (120 mL) brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup (120 mL) walnuts, finely chopped
  • 1/2 teaspoon (2.5 mL) nutmeg

How to Make It

1. In a small bowl combine all ingredients, except squash. Spoon mixture into squash halves.

2. Preheat grill and prepare for indirect cooking. Place stuffed squash on unheated portion of the grill. Allow to cook for 15 to 18 minutes or until squash is tender.

Nutritional Guidelines (per serving)
Calories 418
Total Fat 33 g
Saturated Fat 15 g
Unsaturated Fat 8 g
Cholesterol 61 mg
Sodium 12 mg
Carbohydrates 32 g
Dietary Fiber 2 g
Protein 3 g
(The nutrition information on our recipes is calculated using an ingredient database and should be considered an estimate. Individual results may vary.)