This acorn squash would be a lovely addition to any fall dinner menu.
Acorn squash is one of our favorite fall ingredients to work with. It’s sweet, full of vitamins and nutrients, and has a vibrant yellow color. Our Coconut Roasted Acorn Squash recipe is very simple, but the flavors are bold and unique. The acorn squash is tossed with coconut oil, coconut flakes, and curry powder, then baked in the oven. The curry powder and coconut give it a mildly Indian flavor, so it goes well with the sweetness of the acorn squash.
Coconut Roasted Acorn Squash
- 3 acorn squash
- 3 tablespoons coconut oil
- 1 teaspoon curry powder
- 1/2 cup dried coconut flakes
- 1 teaspoon kosher salt
- 1/2 teaspoon black pepper
- Preheat the oven to 350 degrees. Split the squash in half, then scoop out the innards and seeds. Slice them into half-inch thick slices. Toss them with the remaining ingredients and lay onto a greased baking sheet. Roast for 30 to 35 minutes.
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