Butternut Squash, Apple & Gruyere Gratin

It’s almost time for turkey! Chef Taryn and nutritionist, Mallary Whipple, were in the Winging It kitchen helping us get ready for Thanksgiving. Chef Taryn prepared a delicious Butternut Squash, Apple and Gruyere Gratin (recipe below).

Throughout the holiday season, Wegmans is here to help you! This Thanksgiving, stores will be selling complete Thanksgiving meals for $11. Meals include sliced turkey breast, green beans, mashed potatoes and roasted butternut squash with baby spinach.

For more information and Thanksgiving recipes, visit www.wegmans.com

Butternut Squash, Apple and Gruyere Gratin


– 1 pkg (48 oz) cleaned and cut butternut squash cut into bite sized pieces

– 3 Tbsp basting oil

– 1 container of Wegmans Parmesan Cream Sauce

– 3 cups thinly sliced granny smith apples

-1 cup shredded gruyere cheese

– 1/4 cup panko white bread crumbs



-Preheat oven to 450

-Add squash and 2 Tbsp basting oil to large bowl, toss to coat. Season with salt and pepper.

-Arrange squash in single layer on large baking sheet. Roast 25-30 minutes – turn halfway through, until browned and tender. Remove from oven; let cool for 10 minutes.

-Reduce oven 350. Add squash and 1 cup Parmesan cream sauce to large bowl; toss to coat. Pour mixture evenly into casserole dish.

-Add apples and 1 cup Parmesan cream sauce to bowl; toss to coat.

-Top Squash mixture with layer of apple mixture.

-Gently press apples down with spatula. Season with salt and pepper

-Pour remainder of sauce over apples.

-Bake for 30 minutes or until apples are tender. Remove from oven. Top with Gruyere.

-Preheat oven to Broil.

-Combine 1 Tbsp basting oil and panko in bowl; sprinkle evenly over cheese.

-Return to oven; broil 2 to 3 minutes or until cheese melts and topping browns.

-Remove from oven. Let rest for 10 minutes before serving.


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