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What is the Healthiest Squash?

Who doesn't love squash? Whether roasted or mashed, grilled or steamed, squash is delicious. I haven't met a squash I don't love. While there are many varieties, some of the most popular include: acor…

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Stuffed Acorn Squash with Barley, Apples and Walnuts

Autumn fruits and nuts and woodsy sage combine with quick-cooking barley for a hearty, healthy filling for winter squash. YIELD 4 servings Ingredients 2 acorn squash, about 1 pound each 1/2 …

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Winter Squash & Pear Soup with Sage

We got a beautiful Autumn Crown squash from our CSA recently. It looked like something out of an old Dutch masters still life and was almost too pretty to eat. I'd never tried this variety of winter s…

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Spicy Roasted Acorn Squash (Recipe)

  Looking for a (slightly) milder version? Remove the seeds of the fresh chile, and add a little of the chopped chile at a time to reach desired taste. Spicy Roasted Acorn Squash. Ingred…

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Stuffed Acorn Squash (Recipe)

Though the recipe calls for white rice, brown rice, barley or quinoa would work nicely too. Stuffed Acorn Squash. Ingredients: 2 1-Pound Acorn Squash, halved crosswise, seeded, and bottoms t…

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5 Ways to Store Fresh Foods Through Winter

Crops that keep for more than just a few weeks are referred to as “storage crops.” Such fruits and veggies are often staples of those interested in sustainable, local eating, as they allow you to stoc…

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Squash: Powerfood For All Seasons

Squash is a member of one of the oldest vegetable families in the world. It is a very versatile vegetable that can be used in soups, stews, purees, desserts and pies. There are also many kinds which a…

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