Winter Squash Recipes (Slide 22)
Shaped like a flattened drum, buttercup squash most closely resembles the local squash used in this comforting hearty soup from northern Brazil. It has a dark green peel, a grayish turban-shaped top and dense orange flesh. Hubbard, butternut or delicata squashes could also be used. Instead of the lip-numbing Brazilian green jambu, we have used spinach. For a more festive look, serve in a roasted squash half (see Tip).
Recipe: Amazon Bean Soup with Winter Squash & Greens
Try this custard pie with buttercup squash, a sweet, orange-fleshed variety that bakes up luscious, …View slide
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