butternut squash


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butternut squash
Cucurbita moschata

butternut squash

n.
A variety of winter squash (Cucurbita moschata) having a long neck and round base, a smooth tan rind, and yellow or orange flesh.

butternut squash

n
(Cookery) a variety of squash with brownish-yellow rind and orange flesh

but′ternut squash′


n.
a long, pear-shaped winter squash with yellowish tan skin and sweet, orange-colored flesh.
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Noun1.butternut squash - plant bearing buff-colored squash having somewhat bottle-shaped fruit with fine-textured edible flesh and a smooth thin rindbutternut squash - plant bearing buff-colored squash having somewhat bottle-shaped fruit with fine-textured edible flesh and a smooth thin rind
butternut squash - buff-colored squash with a long usually straight neck and sweet orange flesh
winter squash, winter squash plant - any of various plants of the species Cucurbita maxima and Cucurbita moschata producing squashes that have hard rinds and mature in the fall
2.butternut squash - buff-colored squash with a long usually straight neck and sweet orange flesh
winter squash - any of various fruits of the gourd family with thick rinds and edible yellow to orange flesh that mature in the fall and can be stored for several months
butternut squash, Cucurbita maxima - plant bearing buff-colored squash having somewhat bottle-shaped fruit with fine-textured edible flesh and a smooth thin rind
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250g butternut squash, peeled, deseeded and made into ribbons with a veg peeler ?
WHIPPED BUTTERNUT SQUASH WITH GOATS CURD AND WALNUTS (SERVES 4) INGREDIENTS PS 1500g butternut squash peeled, seeded and roughly chopped PS 100ml vegetable stock PS 80-100ml rapeseed oil PS salt and freshly ground black pepper PS 20 walnuts PS 1 red chilli, halved, seeded and chopped PS 100-120g goats curd or labneh PS Flat bread to serve METHOD PS Pre heat the oven to 200oc/Gas mark 6.
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is advising consumers that Growers Express is recalling several select fresh vegetable products, including packaged varieties of butternut squash, cauliflower, zucchini, and a butternut squashed based veggie bowl.
Growers Express is recalling butternut squash, cauliflower, zucchini and select butternut squashed-based veggie bowls sold under the three brands.
The main ingredient for today's soup is butternut squash, but if you want to add chicken or pork to it, then feel free.
1 butternut squash, peeled and cubed 1 tbsp olive oil 1 bag wild rocket 4oz/115g couscous, cooked as per directions 21/2 oz/75g feta cheese, crumbled
1 BUTTERNUT squash contains beta-carotene, a precursor to vitamin A which is found in the orange coloured flesh.
1 Butternut squash contains betacarotene, a precursor to vitamin A which is found in the orange coloured flesh.
Jim Dobson's roast butternut squash risotto makes a hearty supper as the 'darker' side of the year approaches and the Fox and Hounds, Llancarfan, head chef adds pickled walnuts and Perl Las cheese to give the dish a kick.
Contestants were asked to create a dish using Vanilla Bean Paste from Neilsen- Massey; Caminito Ham Off The Bone from Greenridge Farm; butternut squash from AMITA Health Systems; Anjou pears; and Erythritol from NOW Foods.
Brakes has boosted its meat-free and vegetarian selection with two tasty hamburger alternatives, a Beetroot, Red Pepper & Quinoa burger and a Spiced Butternut Squash & Quinoa variety.