Butternut Squash Bake
(Almond Cranberry Squash Bake)
4 cups hot mashed butternut squash
4 tablespoons butter or margarine, softened, divided
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/4 teaspoon ground allspice
1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg
1 (16 ounce) can whole berry cranberry sauce
1/2 cup sliced almonds
1/4 cup packed brown sugar
In a large bowl, combine the squash, 2 tablespoons butter, salt, cinnamon, allspice and nutmeg; mix well. transfer to a greased 2-qt. baking dish. Stir cranberry sauce until softened; spoon over squash.
Combine almonds, brown sugar and remaining butter; mix well. Sprinkle over cranberry sauce. Bake, uncovered, at 350 degrees F for 50-60 minutes or until golden brown and bubbly.