1. Butternut Squash Posole food52.com This stew has thrice the sass of your average, snoozy squash soup. Get the recipe. 2. Gluten-Free Butternut Squash Banana Bread minimalistbaker.com Butternut puree makes an excellent stowaway ingredient in lots of yummy baked things. Get the recipe. 3. Butternut Squash Skillet Lasagna howsweeteats.com Most foods are happiest when squished between pasta and cheese. Squash is not an exception to this rule. Get the recipe. 4. Kale & Butternut Squash Salad with Chickpeas & Wheat Berries themuffinmyth.com There's gold in them thar squash seeds! Instead of throwing them out, rinse the gunk off, toss with a little oil and salt, and toast them in the oven for about 15 minutes at 300 degrees. Then snack or sprinkle away. Get the recipe. 5. Butternut Squash Chips foodbabbles.com You're not going to fool anyone into thinking these are Lay's, but you're still going to eat all of them because they're delicious. Get the recipe. 6. Butternut, Mushroom & Fontina Nachos with Crispy Sage howsweeteats.com Swankiest nachos on the block. Get the recipe. 7. Butternut Squash Butternut Pancakes bloomingglenfarm.com Good morning! Get the recipe. 8. Butternut Squash & Kale Risotto theliveinkitchen.com Squash and kale are BFF's regardless of the surrounding medium, but creamy risotto is a particularly great one. Get the recipe. 9. Butternut Squash & Kale Quesadillas thepioneerwoman.com Tortillas and cheese bring out the best in butternut. Get the recipe. 10. Black & Wild Rice Salad with Roasted Squash bonappetit.com Looks exotic, but it's not hard to make. Get the recipe. 11. Squash & Sage Biscuits pbs.org This recipe is written for delicata squash, but whatever. They'll taste just as good and be even prettier color if you use the same amount of butternut puree. Get the recipe. 12. Butternut Squash Breakfast Smoothie everydayfeasts.com Pumpkin's fresher, more fun younger sister gets along great with dates and banana. Get the recipe. 13. Skillet Chicken Pot Pie with Butternut Squash bonappetit.com Let's all get in the skillet, Let's all get in the skillet, Let's all get in the skilllllllllet - And turn into a pie!Get the recipe. 14. Miso-Harissa Roasted Squash, Carrot & Two-Potato Salad joanne-eatswellwithothers.com It takes a very special squash to get TWO potatoes on your team at once. Get the recipe. 15. Winter Squash Carbonara with Pancetta & Sage bonappetit.com Did you know that butternut squash turns into a beautiful, creamy golden pasta sauce when you puree it with chicken broth and other good things? Now you know. Get the recipe. 16. Oven-Roasted Butternut Squash Fajitas forealslife.com An excellent choice for the steak-averse. Get the recipe. 17. Thai Butternut Squash Lettuce Wraps howsweeteats.com A very nice way to pretend it's summer in February. Get the recipe. 18. Roasted Butternut & Coconut Soup greenkitchenstories.com Butternut squash may be the most frequently soupified gourd in history, but is that any reason not to get in the action yourself? Heck no! Get the recipe. 19. Butternut Squash Breakfast Bowl blog.meaningfuleats.com Butternut makes a healthy, pretty base for all kinds of nuts, fruit, and other good stuff. Get the recipe. 20. Butternut Squash & Tomato Soup bonappetit.com Squash helps smooth out straight tomato's acidic edges, and adds some creaminess and extra nutrition. Get the recipe. 21. Butternut Squash Orechiette with Chickpeas, Pine Nuts & Arugula thefirstmess.com Creamy + crunchy + greeny + cheesy = a real good time. Get the recipe. 22. Spice Butternut Squash Cupcakes with Maple Cream Cheese Frosting gimmesomeoven.com Carrot who? Get the recipe. 23. Butternut Squash & Pomegranate Salad with Tahini Dressing dishingupthedirt.com Not your average sad spinach salad, no sir. Get the recipe. 24. Apple, Pecan & Bacon Butternut Squash Hash urbanposer.blogspot.com A fun spin on the usual potato deal. Get the recipe. 25. Butternut Squash & Swiss Chard Polenta Lasagna chow.com This is a genius invention whereby you replace boring noodles with slabs of creamy-crunchy polenta, and can be applied in many other situations too. Get the recipe. 26. Lamb Stew with Butternut Squash food52.com Simple, super-cozy winter dinner. Get the recipe. 27. Roasted Butternut Squash with Pine Nuts & Parmesan thepioneerwoman.com This makes a great side dish for basically anything. Get the recipe. 28. Butternut Squash & Potato Latkes thebitehouse.com Don't call it blasphemy until you try it. Get the recipe. 29. Butternut Squash Chipotle Chili with Avocado cookieandkate.com Beef is overrated. Get the recipe. 30. Butternutscotch Pudding pinchmysalt.com (Get it?) Get the recipe. 31. Butternut Squash & Bacon Mac 'n' Cheese browneyedbaker.com Pretty self-explanatory. Get the recipe.