Squash Casserole with Chopped Pecans
The addition of chopped pecans and pecan meal give this traditional recipe a delicious nuttiness. It's sure to be a recipe you return to.
1 lb. of fresh squash
1/2 stick of butter
1 tsp. sugar
1/2 cup of mayonnaise
1/2 lb. of Schermer's chopped pecans
salt and pepper to taste
1/2 cup of grated cheese (we use a sharp cheddar)
1/2 cup of bread crumbs
1/2 cup of pecan meal
Cook squash until tender. Drain well. Add butter and mash. Mix all other ingredients, except the crumbs and the pecan meal. Put in a buttered casserole. Top with the mixture of crumbs and pecan meal. Dot with butter and bake in a 350 degree oven for 35 to 40 minutes. Serves 8.
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