Easy Butternut Squash Casserole With Maple and Cinnamon

Butternut Squash
Butternut Squash. Kate-Lyn Brucato / EyeEm / Getty Images
    65 min

This butternut squash casserole is a simple combination of mashed butternut squash with eggs, maple syrup, and spices.

The mashed butternut squash is baked with a crunchy brown sugar and pecan topping. It's an easy casserole to bake; it's perfect for a holiday dinner or everyday meal.

What You'll Need

  • 1 large butternut squash
  • 2 tablespoons maple syrup
  • 1/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 large egg
  • 2 tablespoons milk or half-and-half
  • 2 tablespoons melted butter
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • dash salt
  • Topping
  • 1/3 cup light brown sugar, packed
  • 1/4 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/4 cup melted butter
  • 1/2 to 3/4 cup chopped pecans

How to Make It