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Summer brings so much produce and squash is always a big producer. Here is a really easy recipe to use your squash with.

Squash Casserole

Course Casserole, Vegetables
Prep Time 30 minutes
Cook Time 1 hour
Total Time 1 hour 30 minutes

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 pounds of yellow squash cut into slices
  • 1 1/2 pounds of zucchini cut into slices
  • 1/4 cup butter divided
  • 2 cups of diced onion
  • 2 garlic cloves minced
  • 3 cups of corn kernels fresh or can
  • 1 1/2 cups of Cheddar cheese
  • 1/2 cup sour cream
  • 1/2 cup mayonnaise
  • 2 large eggs lightly beaten
  • 2 tsp black pepper
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 1/2 cups of breadcrumbs divided

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven 350 degrees. Melt 1/2 of butter in the skillet and cook squash, zucchini, and onion until crispy tender. Stir in garlic and cook for a couple minutes more.
  2. Turn off the stove and stir in corn, and next ingredients using only 1/2 cup of the breadcrumbs, until well blended. Spoon mixture into a 9 x 13 baking dish.
  3. Melt the other half of butter and stir in 1 cup of breadcrumbs until well coated. Spread mixture over top of casserole.
  4. Bake for 45 to 60 minutes until golden brown. Let stand for 15 minutes before serving.

Recipe Notes

If you don't want to use butter to saute the veggies, I use just a little bit of olive oil. I also use Lite cheese, sour cream and mayo to keep down the fat. You need a little bit of fat in this casserole for it to cook well.

I have also only used squash in this recipe.