see squash; winter melon
From The Food Lover's Companion, Fourth edition by Sharon Tyler Herbst and Ron Herbst. Copyright © 2007, 2001, 1995, 1990 by Barron's Educational Series, Inc.
As crisper weather sets in, nothing beats a warm bowl of butternut squash soup. There's a bounty of winter squash available at your local market. Try these ideas for cooking ‘em up.
Try out some different winter squash varieties this season for something different every day of the week.