Puréed Butternut Squash

Smooth and creamy butternut squash makes an ideal side to any meal. Have fun playing with spices, such as cinnamon, nutmeg, or cardamom to give the recipe a little extra flavor.

Serves: 3Hands-on: 5 minutesTotal: 3 hours 5 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 3


  • 3 cups butternut squash, peeled and cubed
  • 1⁄4 cup water


  • Place the squash in a 4-quart slow cooker, add water, cover, and cook on high for 3 hours.
  • Use a blender or food processor to purée until smooth.