{meatless mondays – roasted spaghetti squash with fresh parmigiano reggiano}

28 Oct

spaghettisquashaparm-4

it’s a meatless monday recipe!

spaghetti squash {and all squash} is totally in peak season right now… and it’s one of my absolute favs!  i typically make it just like a pasta and serve it primavera-style with a fresh red sauce… but this time, i wanted to use up my freshly-cut parmigiano reggiano… there is just nothing like it.

spaghettisquashaparm-1

simple stuff :

– olive oil, grass-fed butter, lemon, parmigiano reggiano…

spaghettisquashaparm-2

and ORGANIC spaghetti squash.

simply chop the spaghetti squash in half length-ways and scoop out the seeds.  brush on a little EVOO if desired, then bake flesh-side down in a preheated 400-degree oven for about 30-40 minutes, depending on size… when you can stick a fork through the skin easily, it’s ready to go…

i always flip it over and let cool for at least 5 minutes… then rake out the “spaghetti” and pile on fresh butter, S&P, and tons of parmigiano reggiano.

spaghettisquashparm-1

i mean, TONS!  heheheheee

add a squeeze of lemon at the end… or don’t.

spaghettisquashaparm-3

but DO nom nom!

Advertisements

7 Responses to “{meatless mondays – roasted spaghetti squash with fresh parmigiano reggiano}”

  1. Merilee October 28, 2013 at 7:33 am #

    That sounds divine. I’m making this for dinner tonight!

    Like

  2. IntuitionMatters October 28, 2013 at 9:21 am #

    OMG will you be my personal chef?!!

    Like

  3. Pacific Merchants October 28, 2013 at 11:59 am #

    Love this. I make spaghetti squash with tomato sauce as well. I’m always happy to see a variation!

    Like

    • cooking with audrey October 28, 2013 at 12:03 pm #

      thanks so much for stopping by and taking time to comment! i agree, it’s nice to have variety. this recipe was suggested to me while i was shopping at the market… 🙂

      Like

i heart comments.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: