Discover the delightful charm of butternut squash – a culinary gem that brings warmth and flavor to your kitchen creations. With its smooth, creamy texture and enchanting nutty taste, this winter squash variety is a versatile ingredient that shines in a multitude of recipes. Whether roasted to perfection, blended into velvety soups, or transformed into delectable purees, butternut squash adds a touch of sweetness and a burst of autumnal color to your dishes. Elevate your culinary repertoire with this seasonal favorite, which not only tantalizes the taste buds but also offers a healthy dose of vitamins and fiber. Explore our curated collection of butternut squash recipes and let its natural goodness inspire your next culinary masterpiece.
- 1 bag 20 oz/4 cupsbutternut squash cubes
- 450 g carrots cut into small pieces
- 1 small onion quartered
- 3 cloves garlic skin on
- 2 tbsp olive oil
- salt & pepper
- 4 cup vegetable broth or chicken broth
- 2 tbsp maple syrup or honey
- 1 teaspoon paprika powder
- 1/2 teaspoon cumin
- 1/2 teaspoon cayenne powder adjust to your heat preference
Preheat your oven to 200°C. Prepare 2 baking sheets.
Place the butternut squash cubes on one baking sheets. On the other one arrange the carrot pieces, quartered onion (leave the root part intact), and garlic cloves in skin. Drizzle everything with the oil and generously season with salt and pepper.
Place both baking sheets in the oven at the same time and roast veggies for 25-30 minutes until tender. Flip once after 15 minutes.
High Speed Blender Instructions:
Add broth, maple syrup, paprika, cumin and cayenne to the blender jar. Add the roasted vegetables (remove root end of onion and garlic peel).
Blend on high speed until super smooth and steamy (~ 5 minutes).