18 Perfect Spaghetti Squash That Are Actually Delicious

This Spaghetti Squash Recipes Need To Be Tried

Have you ever tried spaghetti squash? Just try to cook it once, and it will definitely become one of your favorite dishes. It can even turn into an obsession because anything can be cooked in it, and any products will taste good when they are mixed with it, which makes it ideal for any occasion. People love this dish because of various reasons. Firstly, it is healthy. Secondly, it is not difficult to cook it. And finally, it is very delicious.


Photo 1-6: Spaghetti Squash

Photo 1: Broccoli & Cheese Stuffed Spaghetti Squash. Source: Domestic Superhero Photo 2: Garlic Parmesan Spaghetti Squash. Source: Damn Delicious Photo 3: Green Chile Chicken Enchilada Stuffed Spaghetti Squash. Source: Recipe Runner

Most of spaghetti squash recipes are low in calories. So, if you are on a diet and try to track everything you eat, then you should be aware that there are only 314 calories in one portion of this dish, that is, in half of the squash. You can eat it with a burger or any meat. We have collected 18 photos of this dish to whet your appetites. Read the recipe of our choice. This recipe is for two people. Double the quantity of ingredients in case you are expecting some guests.

Photo 4: Cheesy Pesto Chicken and Veggie Stuffed Spaghetti Squash. Source: Peas and Crayons Photo 5: Garlic Spaghetti Squash with Herbs. Source: Pinch of Yum Photo 6: Parmesan Spaghetti Squash, Spinach, and Bacon with Pine Nuts. Source: Julias Album


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To cook this dish, take one spaghetti squash and cut it in halves. Chop broccoli florets, you will need two cups of them. Mince three cloves of garlic. You will also need some pepper, salt, and red pepper flakes. Use one teaspoon of Italian season. If you do not have it, you can replace it with thyme, oregano, and basil mix. Make sure you have mozzarella and Parmesan cheese, 1/2 and 1/3 cup respectively.

Photo 7: Lemon and Herb Spaghetti Squash with Roasted Shrimp. Source: Eat Yourself Skinny Photo 8: Spaghetti Squash with Mushrooms and Parmesan. Source: Pickled Plum Photo 9: Broccoli and Spaghetti Squash with Lemon Pepper. Source: Taste and Tell

Take a save dish for microwaves, pour there some water, and place the squash into it. Cook it in the microwave for about 10 minutes. The squash should become tender. Then remove it and let it cool down for 10 minutes. Then take a skillet and cook there red pepper flakes for half a minute. Stir them constantly. Then add garlic and broccoli. Continue stirring until the products combine. Pour there 2 tablespoons of water. Saute this mixture for no more than 5 minutes. The broccoli should become tender.

Photo 10: Cheesy Pesto Chicken Lasagna Stuffed Spaghetti Squash. Source: Peas and Crayons Photo 11: Spaghetti Squash with Lemon Garlic Shrimp. Source: Art and the Kitchen Photo 12: Chicken Enchilada Stuffed Spaghetti Squash. Source: Closet Cooking

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Now discard the extra water and put this mixture in a bowl. Remove the flesh of this squash with the help of a fork. Add the flesh to the bowl. Then add to this mixture pepper and salt, Italian seasoning, and Parmesan cheese. Stir it until the products combine. Now place the squash with the mixture inside of it under the broiler.

Photo 13: Skinny Shrimp Parmesan Spaghetti Squash. Source: Baker by Nature Photo 14: Spinach Chicken Alfredo Spaghetti Squash Boats. Source: Whole and Heavenly Oven Photo 15: Italian Spaghetti Squash Boats. Source: Tastefulventure

Do not forget to sprinkle the top of each half with mozzarella cheese. When the cheese starts bubbling and becomes brown, remove the halves from under the broiler. Usually it takes about 2 to 3 minutes for the cheese to become like that. If you do not have a broiler, you can use an oven to cook it. Put the squash in the oven and cook it for about an hour. The dish is ready when the squash becomes tender.

Photo 16: Spaghetti Squash With Chèvre and Lemon Thyme Dressing. Source: Healthy Seasonal Recipes Photo 17: Garlic Parmesan Spaghetti Squash with Chicken and Peas Recipe. Source: Domestic Fashionista Photo 18: Cheesy Buffalo Chicken Spaghetti Squash Bowls. Source: Peas and Crayons

Main photo: rpavich via flickr