Before we know it, the leaves will begin to fall and the holiday season will be here. I love planning and getting a menu picked out for our family gatherings. Whether you are in charge of cooking the whole meal or looking to bring a side dish or two, I have some savory and sweet squash recipes for the holidays below.
So whether you are looking to learn how to cook spaghetti squash or create a savory roasted butternut squash dish, sit back and scroll to find the perfect recipe for you and your family this holidays season.
Spaghetti Squash Recipes
Sweet and Savory Holiday Spaghetti Squash | Merry About Town: This spaghetti squash recipe gives you a sweetness and savory factor. It’s a perfect dish to serve up as a side this holiday. Creamy and so decadent.
Spaghetti Squash Latkes | Moms And Crafters: She shares a great twist to traditional latkes. Instead of shredded potatoes, she uses spaghetti squash. Light, refreshing, and full of rich flavors.
Buffalo Chicken Spaghetti Squash | Midget Momma: These buffalo chicken spaghetti squashes are a great side to serve up for guest when you want to offer a little heat and spice factor. I like they are a bit different than your traditional side.
Tomato Pesto Spaghetti Squash | The Bewitchin Kitchen: I love a recipe like this that is so easy but a twist on flavors that will be so satisfying for your guest. Serve with some crusty bread and your other fixings for the perfect side to your dinner.
Spaghetti Squash Casserole | Wondermom Wannabe: Casseroles are always great to bring to a potluck dinner and serve up to a family. They go far, are filling, and taste amazing.
Spaghetti Squash Salad | It’s A Keeper: I love the idea of using spaghetti squash in replace of noodles for a pasta salad. This recipe is easy to make and an excellent way to watch your carbs.
Spaghetti Squash Kugel Recipe | Mom and Crafter: Move over spuds there is a new man in town. This new twist on a kugel is a savory side dish that will compliment any main dish you pair it with.
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Butternut Squash Recipes
Squash Apple Cranberry Bake | Art From My Table: This recipe is full of Fall inspired flavors. Spices, butternut squash, pine nuts, apples, cranberries and more.
Autumn Squash Soup | Saving Lifestyle: This is a Panera Bread inspired vegetarian soup that is great to serve around the holidays. Creamy, warm, and so comforting.
Butternut Squash Smoked Gouda Cheese Dip Recipe | Tidy Mom: This is a dip recipe that makes for a great appetizer during the holidays. Light, bold smokey flavors that will leave guest wanting more.
Spicy Harvest Butternut Squash Soup | Cooking in Stilettos: Another great soup to serve up before the main dish. This soup gives you that fall flavor you are yearning for but with some spice and a nice kick.
Maple-Braised Butternut Squash | Tidy Mom: Spot on with the sweet factor that pairs great with turkey or ham for your main dish. It is a nice twist from sweet potatoes.
Creamy Butternut Squash Kale Pasta | A Joyfully Mad Kitchen: To me, you can never go wrong with a nice salad. This butternut squash salad has cranberries, nuts, tender kale, and more for that savory dish any guest would love.
Butternut Squash Pie | The Thrifting Couple: Bye-bye pumpkin, hello butternut squash! It is similar to pumpkin but with some difference. It indeed is a must make to see what the differences are.
Roasted Butternut Squash With Pecans Shallots and Blue Cheese | Cooking In Stilettos: A must-make dish for your next holiday gathering. Sweet shallots, perfectly cooked butternut squash, crumbles of blue cheese to add a dimension of flavor. Guest will be begging for the recipe.