An easy recipe for cooking patty pan squash is pasta primavera. To make it, bring 2 quarts of water to a boil in a stockpot. Add 1 1/2 cups of baby carrots, and cook 3 minutes. Remove with the carrots with a slotted spoo... More » Food Cooking

Sauté 2 cups of small, halved patty pan squash, 1 halved and sliced medium onion and 2 minced garlic cloves in 2 teaspoons olive oil for 3 minutes. Add 1 red pepper cut into 1/2-inch pieces and 1 cup of sliced mushrooms,... More » Food Cooking Vegetables

One recipe that uses white pattypan squash is quick-pickled pattypan squash. To prepare, mix halved white, yellow and green pattypan squash with red and white onions, dill, rice wine vinegar, maple syrup and spices. Simm... More » Food Cooking Vegetables

Epicurious' baby zucchini and patty pan squash sautéed in herb butter in one simple recipe that uses patty pan squash. Another easy recipe for patty pan squash is scalloped squash casserole. More » Food Cooking Vegetables

To make pasta primavera, bake cut vegetables with herbs, boil pasta, toss the drained pasta with the baked vegetables, add sliced cherry tomatoes, and serve with Parmesan cheese. This recipe yields six servings. More » Food Cooking

An easy recipe for baked acorn squash includes an acorn squash, brown sugar, butter, maple syrup, salt and pepper. One acorn squash cut in half makes two full servings. More » Food Cooking Vegetables

To microwave butternut squash, poke holes into the skin and flesh with a fork. Slice the top and bottom of the squash off, then microwave the squash for roughly 3 1/2 minutes. Let the squash cool, then slice it into cube... More »