Tag: candy roaster squash

How to Cook Fresh Pumpkin for Pie or Soup

How to Cook Fresh Pumpkin for Pie or Soup

With my front porch buckling under the weight of pumpkins, and winter┬ábringing up the rear, I’m eager to do something with┬áthe bounty before me. Two things come to mind: pumpkin pie and pumpkin soup. But first things first, let me show you how I cook […]

Candy Roaster Squash: Sweet to Eat and Easy to Grow

Candy Roaster Squash: Sweet to Eat and Easy to Grow

Seed catalogs are my salvation this time of year. Poring over the photographs of glossy gold pumpkin varieties can often distract me from the reality outside my window: gray skies and wet fields. Last year, I found some winter sunshine in a squash named Candy […]