Peeling Butternut Squash

Butternut squash can be a pain to peel. We've got a quick trick to make the process much easier.

How to:

  1. Slice off both ends of the squash.
  2. Prick the skin of the squash all over with a fork.
  3. Microwave the squash for 2 to 3 1/2 minutes (depending on the power of your microwave).
  4. The squash will be hot, so use a towel to hold it.
  5. Peel the skin off with a peeler.
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