Baked Bow-Tie Pasta and Winter Squash

Bow-tie pasta pairs with winter squash and parmesan cheese for a creamy flavorful casserole.

  • prep time 15 min
  • total time 35 min
  • ingredients 8
  • servings 6

Ingredients

1
box (16 oz) bow-tie (farfalle) pasta
2
tablespoons butter
1
large sweet onion, chopped
2
packages (10 oz each) frozen winter squash, thawed
1 1/4
cups Progresso™ chicken broth (from 32-oz carton)
1
tablespoon chopped fresh or 1 teaspoon dried thyme leaves
1/2
teaspoon salt
1
cup shredded Parmesan cheese
  • 1 Heat oven to 375°F. Spray 2-quart round baking dish with cooking spray. Cook and drain pasta as directed on box.
  • 2 Meanwhile, in 12-inch skillet, melt butter over medium heat. Add onion; cook and stir over medium-high heat about 5 minutes or until soft and beginning to brown. Stir in thawed squash, chicken broth, thyme and salt. Cook and stir 3 to 5 minutes or until slightly thickened. Stir in 1/2 cup of the cheese.
  • 3 In large bowl, toss pasta with squash mixture. Spoon into baking dish; sprinkle with remaining 1/2 cup Parmesan cheese.
  • 4 Bake uncovered 10 to 15 minutes or until hot and cheese begins to brown.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Serving
    Calories
    480
    (
    Calories from Fat
    100),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    11g
    11%
    (Saturated Fat
    6g,
    6%
    Trans Fat
    0g
    0%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    25mg
    25%;
    Sodium
    1010mg
    1010%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    75g
    75%
    (Dietary Fiber
    5g
    5%
      Sugars
    2g
    2%
    ),
    Protein
    20g
    20%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    20%;
    Vitamin C
    6%;
    Calcium
    25%;
    Iron
    20%;
    Exchanges:
    5 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 1 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    5
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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