Cooking Spaghetti Squash

You may leave your whole spaghetti squash in your crock pot with a 1/2 cup of water for 3 hours on low and when you want to, simply cut it open and scoop out the seeds then shred the squash meat into spaghetti noodles!

You may want to check the squash (since squash sizes and crockpots temps may vary) after an hour and a half by sticking it with a knife. If it pierces the skin easily it might be ready sooner!

Much easier than cutting it up and boiling it. It cooks itself!

Comment Pin it! Was this helpful? 3


Ask a QuestionHere are the questions asked by community members. Read on to see the answers provided by the ThriftyFun community or ask a new question.

How do you cook spaghetti squash?

By Cindy


June 15, 20100 found this helpful
Best Answer

I just slice it open in several pieces like you would a cantaloupe and boil them in water. Once it's soft, drain water. Let cool a bit and then peel away the outer skin. Add your favorite sauce.

Reply Was this helpful? Yes
June 15, 20101 found this helpful
Best Answer

I wash it, poke holes in it, and microwave it for about 8 minutes.

Reply Was this helpful? 1
June 15, 20101 found this helpful
Best Answer

I like to cut it lengthwise in half and seed it, carefully though you don't want to loose too many strands. Then into the oven at 350 degrees F for about a half hour, cut side down.


Let cool enough to handle, then scrape the insides with a fork to make your "spaghetti" strands. Toss with your favorite sauce or maybe some olive oil, garlic, feta. SO good! Enjoy

Reply Was this helpful? 1
June 17, 20100 found this helpful
Best Answer

I grow spaghetti squash and have tons all summer. My favorite recipe is to cut length wise, spoon out seeds, score the squash, apply a mixture of butter or a healthy spread and brown sugar and a little pumpkin pie spice.
Cover with plastic wrap and microwave until tender. You may also cover with foil instead of plastic wrap and bake on 350 until tender. This is requested for all the family gatherings during the summer.

Reply Was this helpful? Yes
Answer this Question

Food and Recipes Recipes VegetablesAugust 13, 2016
Back to School Ideas!
Birthday Ideas!
Coronavirus Tips
Ask a Question
Share a Post
Better LivingBudget & FinanceBusiness and LegalComputersConsumer AdviceCoronavirusCraftsEducationEntertainmentFood and RecipesHealth & BeautyHolidays and PartiesHome and GardenMake Your OwnOrganizingParentingPetsPhotosTravel and RecreationWeddings
Published by ThriftyFun.
Desktop Page | View Mobile
Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Contact Us
Generated 2020-09-04 09:53:27 in 3 secs. ⛅️️
© 1997-2020 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved.