8 Easy Southern Recipes for Squash: Squash Casserole Recipes, Yellow Squash Recipes, and More

By: Kaitlin Weiler, Editor, FaveSouthernRecipes.com

The best thing about the spring and summer months is taking advantage of seasonal produce. This collection of 8 Easy Southern Recipes for Squash: Squash Casserole Recipes, Yellow Squash Recipes, and More will help you make the most of summer's plenty. These recipes use yellow squash, summer squash, and occasionally zucchini. No matter which easy squash recipe you choose to make, it is sure to be filled with the fresh flavor of squash.

8 Easy Southern Recipes for Squash:
Squash Casserole Recipes, Yellow Squash Recipes, and More

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Squash Casserole Recipes

Savory Southern Squash CasseroleSummer Squash Gratin

Savory Southern Squash Casserole (pictured above, left) - Bacon, onion, and garlic combine with sliced yellow squash to make this savory Southern casserole. 

Sensational Summer Squash Casserole - Yellow squash and zucchini are both featured in this recipe for Sensational Summer Squash Casserole. Bacon, cheese, mayonnaise, and eggs help to give the casserole both body and flavor.

Southern-Style Squash Casserole - This reader favorite recipe for Southern-Style Squash Casserole includes a wide variety of flavorful ingredients, such as sour cream, heavy cream, carrots, and bell pepper. Plus, this easy Southern recipe has a crunchy cracker topping.

Squash Stuffing Casserole - Two classic casseroles collide to make this Squash Stuffing Casserole. Cooked squash is combined with store-bought stuffing mix before baking in the oven until golden brown. 

Summer Squash Gratin (pictured above, right) - This five ingredient casserole recipe makes for an amazing side dish any night of the week. Thinly sliced zucchini, yellow squash, and potatoes are layered together to form the base of this Summer Squash Gratin. The vegetables are then doused in a flavorful mixture of cream and cheese.

Check out more Southern cooking recipes in 9 Easy Southern Recipes: The Ultimate Guide to Southern Cooking and Southern Comfort Food.

More Easy Squash Recipes

Easy Southern RatatouilleSmothered Summer Squash and Onions

Creole Squash Cakes - These Creole Squash Cakes are like a delectable cross between a corn cake and a fritter. These cakes are made from a combination of shredded yellow squash and shredded zucchini. Plenty of Creole seasoning gives these squash cakes a zesty kick.

Easy Southern Ratatouille (pictured above, left) - Easy Southern Ratatouille may sound like a fancy name for these vegetables, but this recipe couldn't be simpler to prepare. Yellow squash and zucchini are simmered with onion, garlic, and diced tomatoes until tender.

Smothered Summer Squash and Onions (pictured above, right) - The only thing better than an easy squash recipe is a smothered squash recipe. This recipe for Smothered Summer Squash and Onions starts with a tempting combination of bacon drippings, butter, onions, and bell pepper.

Find more recipes for flavorful vegetable side dishes in our collection of 8 Baked Corn Casserole Recipes.


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