Crooked Acres Hearty Squash Casserole
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Serves: 6
  • 2 cookie sheets of roasted summer squash -
  • 1 lb ground sausage
  • 8 oz mozzarella (I prefer shredded)
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • 1 jar spaghetti sauce
  1. Over medium heat in a large pan, cook chopped onion until softened.
  2. Add ground sausage and cook completely.
  3. Rinse and drain sausage & onion in a colander. Let drain for about 5 minutes.
  4. Spray the bottom of an 8x8 baking dish with cooking spray.
  5. Put a layer of roasted squash on the bottom of the dish.
  6. Add a layer of sausage and onion.
  7. Add a thin layer of spaghetti sauce.
  8. Top with mozzarella.
  9. Repeat one more layer each of roasted squash, sausage and onion, spaghetti sauce.
  10. Top with last layer of roasted squash, cover thinly with spaghetti sauce, and add the remaining mozzarella.
  11. Bake in preheated oven for 10 - 15 minutes, until cheese is melted and sauce is bubbly.
  12. Cool slightly before serving.
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