Food: Side Dishes Recipe: Skinny Butternut Squash Au Gratin by Skinny Mom Team | August 29, 2013 Shares PinterestShare Link: Print Skinny Butternut Squash Au Gratin Prep time: 45 minutes Cook time: 45 minutes Yield: 8 servings Serving size: 1/8 of casseroleIngredients1 Tbsp rosemary and garlic seasoning mix ¼ tsp nutmeg ½ tsp sea salt ½ tsp black pepper 2 Bay leaves ¼ tsp minced garlic ½ onion, chopped 4 oz Neufchatel cheese or ⅓ less-fat cream cheese 1½ cup low moisture, part-skim, shredded Mozzarella cheese 1 butternut squash, peeled, seeded + sliced into ⅛-inch slices 1½ cups skim milk InstructionsPreheat oven to 400 degrees. Lightly spray a 9x13 inch baking dish. In a medium sauce pan, add onions, cream cheese, milk, nutmeg, salt, pepper, Bay leaves, and minced garlic. Stir all ingredients together in sauce pan and simmer for 30-35 minutes, stirring occasionally. Using a mesh strainer or cheese cloth, strain and separate the liquid from the seasoning into a separate bowl. Layer a single layer of squash slices into the bottom of the 9" x 13" baking dish. Sprinkle the layer of squash with some of the Mozzarella cheese. Pour ½ of the liquid mixture onto squash layer. Top the liquid and squash with a an additional amount of Mozzarella cheese. Add the additional squash slices on top of cheese to form second layer. Again top with Mozzarella cheese and pour remaining sauce over squash. Top the squash with any remaining Mozzarella cheese. Allow ingredients to settle for 3-4 minutes. Place squash in the oven and bake for 40-45 minutes until sauce is bubbly and cheese is brown. Allow baked squash to cool before serving. Nutrition InformationPer Serving: Calories: 152 Fat: 6g Carbohydrates: 16g Fiber: 3g Protein: 12g Sugars: 6g Sodium: 307mg Vitamin A: 10 % Vitamin C: 3 % Calcium: 27 % Iron: 1 % WWP+: 4 points2.5http://www.skinnymom.com/2013/08/29/skinny-butternut-squash-au-gratin/Copyright 2013 SkinnyMom.com You Might Also Like No related photos. Share your thoughts: Love it LOL Yikes What? 2 Comments Megan September 2, 2013 at 12:08 pm I found the pin, Spaghetti Squash Portobello Mushroom Pizza, and I cannot find the recipe on your blog. Can you send me the direct link or email me the recipe? margaret September 3, 2013 at 11:30 pm Eat me! Leave a Reply Cancel reply You must be logged in to post a comment.