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Sweet Acorn Squash


This acorn squash recipe makes a great side dish for turkey, prime rib, lamb, or duck. Try this grilled squash recipe next time you have a fancy meal, and you'll be sure to please everyone.

Prep Time: 7 minutes

Cook Time: 15 minutes

Total Time: 22 minutes

Yield: Serves 4


  • 4 small acorn squash, halved and seeded
  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup walnuts, finely chopped
  • 1/2 teaspoon nutmeg


In a small bowl combine all ingredients, except squash. Spoon about mixture in to squash halves. Preheat grill and prepare for indirect cooking. Place stuffed squash unheated portion of grill. Allow to cook for 15-18 minutes, or until squash is tender.
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