Butternut squash, chickpea, feta and radish salad on oval dish

Summer squash recipes

Serve butternut squash in a variety of delicious and light summer dishes. We've got seasonal salads, quesadillas, veggie stews, pasta bakes, tarts and more.

7 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

This nourishing, tasty salad is full of butternut squash, chickpea, feta, pickled radish and seeds. Packed with protein, it will satisfy hunger pangs

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
11 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Use just four ingredients to make our vegetarian quesadillas: butternut squash, feta, salad leaves and tortillas. Great for lunch or a quick midweek meal

35 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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6 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Do something different with barbecued halloumi. Marinated in spices, these cheese and butternut squash skewers are an irresistible mix of sweet and savoury

40 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
3 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Ready-to-eat chickpeas and grains, marinated artichokes, sun-dried tomatoes and mozzarella are all you need to create a baked squash that's low in calories and bursting with flavour

35 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
103 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

This alternative pasta bake is great for making in batches- assemble the layers of mascapone, chicken, basil and butternut then freeze or bake

1 hr and 25 mins
Easy
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Revamp the classic tarte tatin and try our vibrant veg version. Our butternut squash tarte is delicious served warm with a scoop of vanilla ice cream

1 hr and 30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
7 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

A sheet of ready-rolled puff pastry makes for a simple speedy supper- we top ours with cream cheese, sage, nutmeg and squash

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
5 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Make this butternut squash and lentil salad for a low-calorie, gluten-free lunch or dinner, or as a side dish. It's easy to make, with just a few ingredients

45 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
73 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

A Moroccan mainstay, this slow-cooked casserole is flavoured with coriander and ras-el-hanout spices

1 hr and 50 mins
Easy
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Try these Bakewell slices made with a healthier twist. We’ve replaced white flour with light spelt, and butternut squash is used for natural sweetness

2 hrs and 35 mins
More effort
Vegetarian
26 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Get a dose of iron and protein from this healthy, squash casserole that's full of texture and flavour

55 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
15 ratings 3.9 out of 5 star rating

Try this low-calorie chicken, butternut squash and artichoke traybake as an easy dinner during busy weekdays. It takes just five minutes to prepare

55 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
3 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Showcase butternut squash with this vibrant vegan side. Garnished with jewel-like pomegranate…

40 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
8 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

This easy, flavour-packed pizza uses a pack of bread mix and doesn't need to be left to rise

45 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
108 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

A flavour-packed, unusual salad that's delicious warm or cold - works really well as part of a buffet

40 mins
Easy
Vegan
3 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

This dish makes a wonderful accompaniment to a roast chicken or some lovely crackling-covered pork. It works well as a vegetarian main course too

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
65 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

This crispy pastry-topped pie is crammed full of vegetables so it contains all 5 of your recommended daily intake

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
10 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

These mini Italian omelettes, with butternut squash and cheese, are baked in individual cases ready to be packed up for a picnic

45 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
15 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

A cheese and grain salad with vibrant roast beetroot, squash and red onion. It tastes as good as it looks, plus it's 3 of your 5-a-day

1 hr
Easy
Vegetarian
3 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

This hearty five of your five-a-day supper easily serves two, with enough leftovers for lunch for one the next day

52 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
4 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Oven-roasted butternut squash pairs beautifully with pomegranate seeds and crumbled feta in this nutritious lunch or dinner

50 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
5 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Serve this squash or pumpkin dish as a smart vegetarian main or dinner party side, packed with contrasting flavours such as sweet honey, sour cherries and salty crumbled cheese

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
3 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

This satisfying salad is packed with ingredients to promote good digestion and gut health, and contains 4 of your 5 a day

55 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
5 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Roast butternut squash and parsnips and top with sliced sirloin steaks for a delicious dish that's special enough for entertaining

50 mins
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