Butternut Squash Puff

Good day!

Welcome to a fun event!  Today there are 9 of us hosting a virtual progressive Thanksgiving dinner!

Dig in…you are going to discover a lot of inspiration!

As part of this progressive dinner, I’m serving up a Butternut Squash Puff!

This recipe is a twist to a family favourite that you can find almost every year on our Thanksgiving table…Turnip Puff (trust me, it’s divine!).  But this year I wanted to try something different with one of my favourite vegetables…Butternut Squash.

This dish is creamy, rich and so full of flavour!  Delish!

Butternut Squash Puff {A Pretty Life}

Whisk

Butternut Squash Puff
 
Ingredients
  • 2 cups mashed cooked butternut squash (see Notes)
  • ½ cup spreadable cream cheese
  • 1 cup dry bread crumbs, divided (see Notes)
  • 2 tbsp brown sugar
  • 1 egg
  • dash ginger
  • salt & pepper to taste
  • 2 tbsp melted butter
Instructions
  1. Preheat your oven to 350 degrees.
  2. In a mixer combine the butternut squash, cream cheese, brown sugar, egg, ginger, salt & pepper and ½ cup of the bread crumbs. Mix well.
  3. Add to a 1 L baking dish.
  4. In a small bowl mix together the melted butter and remaining ½ cup of bread crumbs.
  5. Sprinkle the bread crumb mixture onto the squash mixture.
  6. Bake for 30-35 minutes, or until golden brown.
Notes

- It's so easy to make butternut squash puree! Refer here to my post on roasting squash for instructions!
- You can use any type of bread that you like for the bread crumbs. I like to use whole wheat bread.

Recipe adapted from Kraft

So if you are looking for something a little different for your Thanksgiving dinner, this dish is it!

Butternut Squash Puff {A Pretty Life}

 

Now it’s time for the next course!  Head on over to The Sisters Cafe (just click on the door) for the next course! (you can even show up in your jammies…no one will know…)

And before you go,  you can visit the rest of the contributor’s to today’s Progressive Dinner and see what’s on their table!  You will find a lot of inspiration for your Thanksgiving dinner preparation!

What’s Cooking With Ruthie
Six Sister’s Stuff
The Mother Huddle
Inside BruCrew Life
Cooking Classy
You Made That?
A Pretty Life in the Suburbs
The Sisters Cafe
Jamie Cooks it Up

Have a delicious day!

 

Comments

  1. Jo-Anna, nice to meet you thru this virtual dinner. Your squash puff casserole looks great and I bet it taste just as good as it looks.

  2. You’re squash looks SO good! I’m going to have to make it :) SO fun participating in the progressive event with you! xoxoxo~ Ruthie

  3. This looks delicious! I am so glad that I had the chance to be part of this dinner with you!
    Have a good day,
    Camille

  4. I just recently jumped on the squash bandwagon, and I have to say I love it. I had hubbard squash not too long ago and it was delicious. I am all over this with the cream cheese in it!
    Thanks so much for joining the party – it was so good to get to know you!
    Destri

  5. Butternut squash is one of those things I pick up at the store and put back because I never know what to make with it. This dish looks so delicious and the cream cheese in it has me sold:-) I am so happy to “meet” you through this fun hop!!!

  6. This looks amazing, great photography! Your front porch is SO pretty (the one that linked me here), love it!! I love the look of your blog too, you have great taste! Happy to be in the progressive dinner with you it’s fun to get to know more bloggers.

  7. I am loving this progressive dinner idea. Everything looks so good, I am really in the mood for Thanksgiving now!

  8. That butternut squash puff looks so delicious! I’m going to print out the recipe so I can make that for Thanksgiving!

  9. Fabulous, what a webpage it is! This webpage presents
    helpful information to us, keep it up.

  10. Wow, awesome blog structure! How long have you been blogging for?
    you made running a blog glance easy. The overall glance of
    your web site is fantastic, as neatly as
    the content!

  11. It’s hard to find well-informed people in this particular
    topic, but you sound like you know what you’re
    talking about! Thanks

  12. wonderful issues altogether, you just won a new reader.

    What would you recommend in regards to your post that
    you made a few days ago? Any positive?

  13. Just wish to say your article is as astonishing. The clearness in your post is simply spectacular
    and i can assume you are an expert on this subject. Well
    with your permission allow me to grab your feed to keep up to date with forthcoming post.
    Thanks a million and please keep up the gratifying work.

Trackbacks

  1. [...] This Butternut Squash Puff from Jo-Ann of A Pretty Life in the Suburbs would make a perfect addition to your Thanksgiving meal! These Mini Hot Cocoa Cookie Trifles [...]

  2. [...] Roast Chicken, Butternut Squash Puff, [...]

Speak Your Mind

*