Charlie’s Culinary Corner

Maple Roasted Acorn Squash

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Serves 8

Ingredients:
4 Acorn Squash (washed)
½ cup real maple syrup (from a tree)
3 tablespoons Smart Balance 0 trans fat butter spread
Salt and Pepper

Directions:

  1. Using a heavy knife, carefully cut each squash in half first.
  2. Scoop out the seeds.
  3. Then slice each half into 4 or 5 pieces cross ways.
  4. In a large bowl toss all ingredients together with a pinch of salt and pepper.
  5. Arrange the coated squash on a baking sheet sprayed with non-stock spray, or use a piece of parchment paper if you have it.
  6. Roast in 325F oven for about 45 – 55 minutes, until browned slightly and tender.