Sweet Dumpling Squash

Sweet Dumpling Squash Recipes

1 Sweet Dumpling squash
maple syrup or brown sugar (optional)

Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Cut squash in half and scoop out the seeds. Place squash face down in baking dish. Add 1/2 inch water to dish and place in oven. Bake 30-45 minutes or until a fork easily pierces the skin. Remove from oven, put butter and optional maple syrup into cavity and serve. This is a delicious and simple side dish for the fall and winter months.

Availability: September-December (possibly longer if supplies last)

Storage tips: Winter Squash wants to be between 55-65 degrees. It stores best in a cool dry
room in your house and should last at least into November and can last much longer depending
on conditions.

How to eat: Basic winter squash preparation includes roasting. Heat oven to 350 degrees, cut
squash in half, scoop out seeds and place face down on baking sheet or dish. Add ½ inch of
water to the pan and roast for 45 minutes or until a fork pierces easily through the skin. We
enjoy using winter squash in soups and as a side dish