I've cooked up this squash more times than I can count since focusing on low carb options for pasta replacement. Our favorite is simple with marinara and meatballs.

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20170510093606

Items Needed

  • Spaghetti Squash

  • Knife

  • Cutting board

  • Baking Sheet lined with foil

  • Olive Oil

  • Salt

  • Pepper

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 400ยบ F.

  2. Rinse outside of squash if you see any dirt.

  3. On a large cutting board, slice the squash length wise.

4. Scoop out seeds and guts until the inside cavity is smooth.

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5. Brush inside with olive oil. Season with salt and pepper to your liking.

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6. Place inside down on a foil lined baking sheet. Roast in oven for 55-60 minutes

7. Remove from oven, let cool for a few minutes.

8. Use a fork to scrape "noodles" towards inside of skin. It should be very easy to get the skin clean.

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9. Top with your favorite sauce or use in recipe.

The last time I roasted one, I put it in the oven and headed outside to mow the grass. Came back inside and it was ready to come out of the oven. Multi tasking is amazing!

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