Butternut Squash Recipes

Soups, casseroles, and stews, breads and side dishes—all made with sweet and golden butternut squash. You'll love how it tastes in muffins, pies, risottos, and pasta dishes, too.

Staff Picks

Simple Roasted Butternut Squash

Rating: 4.5 stars 1360
Butternut squash is so good on its own, that barely any seasoning is needed. This recipe is so simple and easy.

Baked Butternut Squash

Rating: 4.5 stars 155
This simple baked butternut squash is easy to make, delicious to eat, and looks beautiful on the plate.
By Allrecipes Member

Butternut Squash Soup with Cream Cheese

Rating: 4.5 stars 3320
Marjoram and cayenne add even more delicious flavor to this creamy soup.

Butternut Mascarpone Gnocchi

Rating: 4 stars 46
When I tell people I don't like gnocchi, I always have to clarify that I'm talking about the traditional, potato-dough style dumplings, and not the much easier and lighter, cheese-based versions, like this one featuring butternut squash and mascarpone cheese. Prepare your palate for some incredibly light, tender, and delicious gnocchi.

Whipped Butternut Squash

Rating: 4.5 stars 38
Great use of a fall vegetable. We have it every year for the holidays.
By ejjhnsn327

Perfect Butternut Squash Muffins

Rating: 4.5 stars 59
Similar to pumpkin muffins, these are a great way to use up butternut squash and are not too high in sugar. Even my picky husband enjoys these! Feel free to play around with the spice amounts to your liking.

What Is Honeynut Squash and How Do You Cook With It?

Learn how honeynut squash differs from butternut squash, what it tastes like, where to buy it, and how to cook with it.
By Maddy Sweitzer-Lammé

Butternut Squash with Onions and Pecans

Rating: 4.5 stars 262
"Wonderful recipe for squash! A huge hit." – Lynda
By Christine L.

Easy Butternut Squash Ravioli

Rating: 4.5 stars 177
These easy butternut squash ravioli are a terrific way to use up leftover roasted butternut squash. They can stand in equally well as either the ideal appetizer or as an elegant main dish for dinner. The secret? Wonton wrappers instead of pasta make these ravioli incredibly easy.

Butternut Squash Casserole

Rating: 4.5 stars 560
This recipe is in great demand from my friends and family. It tastes similar to sweet potato souffle, with a custard-like texture. Use with any meal that sweet potatoes seem to go with (for example, ham, pork, etc). Yum yum!

Inspiration and Ideas

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Simple Roasted Butternut Squash
Rating: 4.5 stars 1343

Tender, lightly caramelized butternut squash cubes with a garlicky flavor.