Make Everyone Happy By Serving Up This Summer Squash Recipe.

Posted by Tammy on 12th Aug 2012

The easiest way to make everyone who is part of your catering crowd very happy would be to serve a scrumptious seasonal casserole. This Summer Squash Casserole with Nuts is just the perfect casserole that will help you excite everyone in your crowd. In addition, this lovely casserole can be served at all kinds of summer functions including family reunions, anniversary parties and backyard gatherings.

Summer Squash Casserole With Nuts

The ingredients that you will need to make this scrumptious recipe are:

  • 2 pounds of summer squash sliced
  • 1/2 cup of butter
  • 1/2 cup of chopped green bell pepper
  • 2 Tablespoons of white sugar
  • 1 cup chopped onion
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 cup of mayonnaise
  • 1 cup of shredded Cheddar cheese
  • 1 cup of pecans, chopped
  • 1 cup of bread crumbs
  • Salt and Pepper

The directions for making this masterful summer casserole are:

Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.

Bring a large pot of water to boil on the stove. Add summer squash and cook until tender. Drain well.

Put squash into a large mixing bowl. Add butter, reserving 1 Tablespoon for later use, to the squash and mash well. Mix bell pepper, sugar, onion, egg, mayonnaise, cheese, nuts salt and pepper to squash mixture. Place this mixture in a 2-quart casserole dish. Top with bread crumbs. Take the reserved butter and dot gently around the top of the casserole.

Bake at 350 degrees F for about 40-45 minutes.

Here’s a hint to add more depth to these summer squash casserole serve it up on one of these charming catering tableware products.

We love serving this casserole in the summer at our catering events. I never would have guessed that a casserole of this nature would go over so well every time that we serve it. Surely, give this summer squash casserole a try and see just how pleased you clients become once they taste this masterpiece.