Category Archives: Winter Squash

Pumpkin Butter

This is really squash butter, but pumpkin butter sounds better. Like apple butter this has a smooth velvet consistency. Unlike apple butter this cooks in about 1/2 hour and doesn’t need to cook down for hours to gain that sought … Continue reading

Posted in 2018, Recipes, Winter Squash

Pumpkin Salad Dressing and CSA Salad

This is a creamy bright satisfying dressing that compliments sturdy greens like kale and cabbage or holds up to a composed salad like this CSA salad I made pictured below. It would be delicious in a composed chicken salad with … Continue reading

Posted in 2018, Recipes, Winter Squash

Stuffed Spaghetti Squash

I wish spaghetti squash had a different name. The name infers that it is analogous to pasta. It isn’t, it is delicious, but it isn’t pasta. It is crunchy and satisfying, but not heavy like pasta. Anyway. This is a … Continue reading

Posted in 2016, Recipes, Winter Squash

Harvest Pie

What a great CSA year it has been. We can’t thank you, our fantastic CSA Member’s enough for your support and enthusiasm. You are the backbone of Red Wagon Farm, not only the financial support you provide, but your shared … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, Recipes, Winter Squash | 2 Comments

Roasted Pumpkin or Squash Seeds

When I roast a squash or a pumpkin I like to roast the seeds along with the squash. It is sort of a bonus snack. Roasting the seeds isn’t much trouble and you are heating the oven for roasting anyway. … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, Recipes, Winter Squash

Easy Pumpkin or Winter Squash Soup Preperation

It is soup season. I am sure all of us have more than a few butternut squash, or pumpkin soups in our future over the next few months. Most recipes have you cook your squash and start with a pulp. … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, Recipes, Soups, Winter Squash

Things to do with Spaghetti Squash

Fall is here. I know that because spaghetti squash is here. I wrote a blog last year how to cook spaghetti squash here. I wanted to add a couple more ideas on how to use your squash. How about making … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, Recipes, Winter Squash

Rutabagas and Storing Winter Squash

Rutabagas might be new to some of you. Rutabagas are a cross between a cabbage and a turnip. I think they taste a bit like broccoli, but they have a completely different texture than brocolli. I use them like I … Continue reading

Posted in 2013, Recipes, Rutabagas, Winter Squash

Spiced Pumpkin Soup

I was going to post a ubiquitous “winter squash soup”, one you can customize with the ingredients you have on hand. I was telling my daughter this and she reminded me of her favorite pumpkin soup. So, I changed my … Continue reading

Posted in 2013, Recipes, Soups, Winter Squash

Pumpkin or Squash Puree

This is a basic method of cooking any winter squash or pumpkin to make a puree for pie or soup or any recipe calling for squash or pumpkin (aka canned) puree. Select a pumpkin or squash preheat your oven to … Continue reading

Posted in 2013, Recipes, Winter Squash | 2 Comments