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Squash, Butternut


“Smooth as butter, sweet as nut!” – Waltham Butternut

Sometimes known as Butternut pumpkin or gramma in Australia and New Zealand, Butternut Squash is a form of winter squash that cultivates on vines. Butternut Squash is a member of the gourd family in the cucurbita moschata species and is a close relative of the pumpkin. The flavor of the Butternut Squash is best described as sweet and delicate, making it a great addition to both savory and sweet applications!

Did you know?
  • While technically a fruit, Butternut Squash is most commonly applied to foods as a vegetable.
  • The Butternut Squash is also known as the “bell squash”, due to its cylindrical bell shape!
  • According to Guinness World Records, the world’s heaviest cultivated Squash weighed 1,844.5 lbs! That’s a big squash!

We can source Butternut Squash in the following formats:

  • Purees

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