Sauteed Kale with Roasted Butternut Squash, and Mushrooms

12 Mar

I made this recipe last week, and at first I didn’t really know whether I liked it, but now I am finding myself craving it again – good sign for a good dish.

butternut squash- peeled and cut into about 1 inch cubes-you will only need about 1/2 of the squash

1 bunch kale
1/2 of an onion, sliced thin
4 ounces sliced mushrooms-I’ve used Baby Bella and shiitakes
about 2 tablespoons olive oil
1 clove garlic, minced -optional

!. Cut the butternut squash in half and peel with a knife or a good vegetable peeler. Cut squash into about 1 inch cubes. Place on baking sheet, toss with some olive oil. Season with salt and pepper, or other seasonings of your choosing. Bake at 425 degrees F. for about 30 minutes, or until tender. Cool.
2.Wash the kale; drain well and chop. Cut out the thick stems if desired. Slice mushrooms and onion. Mince garlic, if using.
3 In a large skillet heat the oil over medium heat. Add the mushrooms and onion. Stir, about 2 minutes until softened. Add the garlic and the chopped kale. Stir for 1 to 2 minutes, until the kale is softened to your liking. The kale will wilt, similar to spinach. Add salt and pepper to taste. Add in the butternut squash. Hope you enjoy!

Original recipe here


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