We all know the classic green bean casserole that’s usually served on Thanksgiving.

I wanted to update the classic a bit so I gave this version a couple fun twists.

Roasted Butternut Squash Green Bean Casserole - Move over classic casserole!! This updated version has roasted butternut squash and crunchy sliced almonds!! Perfect for Thanksgiving or holiday meals!!

I roasted butternut squash, incorporated it with the green beans, and sprinkled sliced almonds on top before baking.

We loved the texture contrast of the soft green beans and tender squash with the crunchy almonds as we dug into this creamy casserole.

Roasted Butternut Squash Green Bean Casserole - Move over classic casserole!! This updated version has roasted butternut squash and crunchy sliced almonds!! Perfect for Thanksgiving or holiday meals!!

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Roasted Butternut Squash Green Bean Casserole - Move over classic casserole!! This updated version has roasted butternut squash and crunchy sliced almonds!! Perfect for Thanksgiving or holiday meals!!

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Roasted Butternut Squash Green Bean Casserole - Move over classic casserole!! This updated version has roasted butternut squash and crunchy sliced almonds!! Perfect for Thanksgiving or holiday meals!!

Roasted Butternut Squash Green Bean Casserole
Yield: one 9-inch round pie or baking dish

Roasted Butternut Squash Green Bean Casserole

Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 1 hour 30 minutes
Total Time 1 hour 40 minutes

I updated classic green bean casserole with a couple fun twists. I roasted butternut squash, incorporated it with the green beans, and sprinkled sliced almonds on top before baking. We loved the texture contrast of the soft green beans and tender squash with the crunchy almonds as we dug into this creamy casserole.

Ingredients

  • one 2.5-pound butternut squash, peeled, seeded, and diced into 1/2-inch cubes (about 3 cups squash)
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • salt and pepper, for seasoning
  • two 14.5-ounce cans Del Monte® Cut Green Beans, drained
  • 1 can (10.5 oz.) Campbell’s® Condensed Cream of Chicken Soup
  • 1/4 cup sliced almonds
  • pepper, optional to taste

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 425F. Line a baking sheet with a Silpat or aluminum foil for easy cleanup. Place squash on baking sheet, evenly drizzle with olive oil, season with salt and pepper, toss with your hands to combine, and bake for about 50 to 60 minutes or until squash is fork tender. Toss once or twice during baking to ensure even cooking.
  2. While squash cooks, drain the green beans and add them to a large bowl.
  3. Add the condensed soup; set aside.
  4. After squash has baked, add it to the bowl, gently stir to combine, and transfer mixture to a 9-inch round glass or ceramic pie dish or baking dish that’s been sprayed with cooking spray.
  5. Evenly sprinkle the almonds and optionally sprinkle with pepper, to taste.
  6. Reduce oven temp to 375F and bake for about 25 to 30 minutes, or until casserole is set around the edges. Serve immediately.

Nutrition Information:

Yield:

8

Serving Size:

1

Amount Per Serving: Calories: 145Total Fat: 5gSaturated Fat: 1gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 4gCholesterol: 3mgSodium: 314mgCarbohydrates: 24gFiber: 7gSugar: 4gProtein: 3g

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