Slow Cooker Acorn Squash with Bacon and Brown Sugar

Acorn Squash
Acorn Squash. Photo: Diana Rattray
  • 7 hrs 30 mins
  • Prep: 30 mins,
  • Cook: 7 hrs
  • Yield: Serves 4
Ratings (5)
Bacon and brown sugar flavor this easy slow cooker acorn squash.

What You'll Need

  • 2 acorn squash, cut in half and seeded
  • 1 1/4 teaspoons salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 4 tablespoons butter
  • 1 heaping tablespoon brown sugar
  • 2 slices bacon, diced

How to Make It

Season acorn squash with salt and pepper. Sprinkle with remaining ingredients. Pour water into slow cooker. Add acorn squash to the crockpot, arranging so they do not rest directly on top of each other.

Cook squash on HIGH 1 hour. Reduce to low and cook for about 6 hours longer, until tender.

Serves 4.

You Might Also Like

Simple Slow Cooker Carnival Squash

How to Roast Butternut Squash

Spaghetti Squash with Parmesan Cheese and Basil