Cranberry Stuffed Acorn Squash
  • 4 medium acorn squash
  • 1 cup fresh or frozen cranberries, coarsely chopped
  • 1 medium tart apple, coarsely chopped
  • 1 medium orange, peeled and diced
  • 2/3 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup chopped walnuts
  • 1/4 cup butter, melted
  • 1 teaspoon grated orange peel
  • Pinch salt
  1. Cut squash in half; discard seeds. Place squash, cut side down, in a 15-in. x 10-in. x 1-in. baking pan. Fill pan with hot water to a depth of 1/2 in. Bake, uncovered, at 350° for 30 minutes.
  2. Meanwhile, combine cranberries, apple, orange, brown sugar, walnuts, butter and orange peel. Drain water from pan; turn squash cut side up. Sprinkle with salt. Stuff with cranberry mixture. Bake 25 minutes longer or until squash is tender.