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Green Bean Casserole Stuffed Acorn Squash

This is sponsored challenge to show my twist on a classic recipe! 

I previously shared my twist on a classic green bean casserole; Cheesy Onion Green Bean Casserole. It’s always a huge hit.  Now I’ve found a way to serve it that gets everyone super excited and is a great compliment to any meal.  Acorn squash. 


Green Bean Casserole Stuffed Acorn Squash


Acorn squash is so easy and affordable in the Fall and makes a wonderful serving dish.  The mild flavor is a perfect compliment to the flavors in my cheesy onion green bean casserole using Del Monte® Green Beans, Campbell’s® Condensed Cream of Mushroom Soup and French’s® Crispy Fried Onions. When served up, it looks impressive and gets a lot of “oohhhs and ahhh’s” in admiration. 

Simply follow this recipe and set aside.  Cut an acorn squash in half and scoop out the seeds.  Fill each half with the green bean casserole mixture and bake as directed.  (You may find you need to extend the baking time to allow the squash to fully cook and become softened.) Remove from oven and let set for 5 minutes before serving.


Green Bean Casserole Stuffed Acorn Squash


That’s it! This is my twist! One recipe batch will fill about 3 acorn squash (6 halves) depending on size. Today I served mine up with some sauteed garlic mushrooms and parmesan chicken tenders. Amazing easy meal for Fall! 

Green Bean Casserole Stuffed Acorn Squash


Just think about how many compliments you will get if you serve these up for your next dinner party! Find everything you need including Del Monte® Green Beans, Campbell’s® Condensed Cream of Mushroom Soup and French’s® Crispy Onions and get cooking! 

Next time you’re in Walmart, go look at the screens by the green bean casserole display at the end of the aisle.  Walmart is picking the best of the ideas given by people like you and me to show right there in the store!  If you see mine, let me know with a post or a tweet!  Make sure to go to to see everyone’s suggested twists!

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Tracy Iseminger

Tracy is a busy mother and social media junkie. Her adventures in cooking led her to create Daily Dish Magazine. She has a passion for travel and wine. You can find her writing at Back Porch Somm as well. She works with a local digital marketing agency and as a Dental Hygienist, but her favorite thing to do is spend time with her family.

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