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Snow Peas Stuffed Acorn Squash

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Ingredients
  Acorn squash 1 1⁄2 Pound, halved lengthwise and seeded (2 large ones)
  Dry herb seasoned stuffing mix/Chicken- flavor-stuffing mix 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Canned chicken gravy/Turkey gravy 15 Ounce (1 can, chunky chicken)
  Frozen snow pea pods 3 Ounce, each halved crosswise (1/2 package of 6-oz size)
  Frozen pearl onions/Small whole onions - drained canned 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
Directions

GETTING READY
1. Preheat oven to 375F.

MAKING
2. In a paper pan place each squash half and cut side down.
3. Add 2 tablespoons water to each pan and cover with foil.
4. Bake for 30 minutes turn squash, cut side up and drain pan.
5. Alternately microwave squash adding 1 tablespoon water to each pan, covering with plastic wrap and folding back one corner to vent at high 9 minutes until squash is fork-tender.
6. Turn and drain.
7. Into cavity of each squash spoon 3 tablespoons dry stuffing mix and top with one-fourth of the gravy.
8. Divide pea pods and onions among squash and gently stir into gravy mixture.
9. Re-cover with foil or plastic wrap and bake 15 minutes longer.
10. Alternately microwave at high 5 minutes longer until squash and filling are heated through.

SERVING
11. Serve the Stuffed Acorn Squash with a topping of whipped cream.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Medium
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Main Dish
Ingredient: 
Squash
Interest: 
Everyday
Preparation Time: 
15 Minutes
Cook Time: 
30 Minutes
Ready In: 
45 Minutes
Servings: 
4

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 189 Calories from Fat 56

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 6 g9.9%

Saturated Fat 1.5 g7.7%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 2.1 mg0.7%

Sodium 670.1 mg27.9%

Total Carbohydrates 31 g10.3%

Dietary Fiber 3.8 g15.3%

Sugars 2.5 g

Protein 5 g9.5%

Vitamin A 17.2% Vitamin C 53%

Calcium 10.1% Iron 13.4%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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Snow Peas Stuffed Acorn Squash Recipe