To bake acorn squash, cut the squash in half and bake it at 400 degrees Fahrenheit. If desired, add ingredients such as brown sugar, maple syrup and butter to add flavor.Continue Reading
Acorn squash is fairly easy to bake. Prepare baked squash using the following recipe.
Prep time: 10 min.
Cook time: 1 hr.
Ready in: 1 hr. 10 min.
Preheat the oven to 400 F.
Cut each squash in half and use a spoon to remove the seeds and pulp.
Lay the squash halves down on a greased baking sheet with the fleshy sides pointing downwards. Bake the squash for 20 to 30 minutes.
Melt the butter and pour it into a small bowl. Mix in the sugar, maple syrup, salt and pepper.
Pierce the insides of the squash halves with a fork and season them with the butter mixture.
Bake the seasoned squash halves with the fleshy side facing upwards. Bake the squash for another 30 minutes until it is tender. Serve the squash while it is still hot.
This recipe serves four people. To make fewer servings, cut the recipe in half.Learn more about Vegetables