WINTER SQUASH COOKING CATEGORIES
Picking out a squash at the store can be confusing. To make it simpler, think about squash in cooking categories. And look for the 'category' stickers at the store or farmers market. Need a squash for salad? No problem, look for the I'M A SALAD SQUASH sticker!
Simple squash can be cooked simply - for example, baked or steamed with no added ingredients. Simple!
Saucy squash are excellent in sauces, soups or curries.
Sweet squash are used in baked goods and pastries.
Salad squash have excellent flavor and texture when eaten raw!