Butternut Squash Pasta Recipe

Butternut Squash Pasta Recipe

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Butternut Squash Pasta Recipe

Recipe Summary

Prep time

15 minutes

Cook time

30 minutes







Recipe Ingredients

  • 16 oz cubed butternut squash, fresh or frozen

  • 1 ½ cups fresh chopped tomatoes

  • ½ yellow onion, chopped

  • 2 tablespoons olive oil

  • 1 teaspoon salt

  • ¼ teaspoon ground black pepper

  • ½ teaspoon dried thyme

  • 16 oz pasta

  • ⅓ cup pasta water, reserved

  • Parmesan cheese, garnish

Recipe Directions

Preheat the oven to 450ºF.

Line a baking sheet with parchment paper and add butternut squash, tomatoes, and onion. Drizzle olive oil and season with salt, pepper, and thyme. Mix to evenly coat everything. Bake for 20 minutes.

While the veggies bake in the oven, cook the pasta according to package instructions in your Dutch Oven. Before you drain the cooked pasta reserve ⅓ cup of the pasta water.

Once the veggies are done, add to a blender with the pasta water and pulse until smooth. Pour the sauce over the cooked pasta and toss to coat.

Garnish with parmesan cheese and serve!

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