Southern Squash Casserole

August 3, 2022
Southern Squash Casserole

Hey, y’all! Do you have squash out the wazoo? So often this time of year, that’s the case – but, luckily for me, I love it! While I enjoy sautéed squash, my favorite way to eat it is in my southern squash casserole. Add cheese, sour cream, and mayonnaise to something — and you’ve got magic! I hope y’all enjoy this recipe as much as I do!

Southern Squash Casserole

Southern Squash Casserole

This southern squash casserole is creamy, rich, and decadent. While it’s better to use squash from the garden or the farmers market, you absolutely can purchase squash from the store if it’s out of season.

Southern Squash Casserole

Shopping List: Southern Squash Casserole

  • squash
  • vidalia onion
  • sour cream
  • Duke’s Mayonnaise
  • shredded cheddar cheese
  • rosemary
  • RITZ crackers
  • butter
  • garlic powder
  • black pepper
  • kosher salt
  • red pepper flakes
Southern Squash Casserole

How to Make Southern Squash Casserole

  1. Preheat oven to 350F.
  2. Wash the squash, chop of the ends, and evenly-slice.
  3. Combine sliced squash, diced onion, sour cream, Duke’s Mayonnaise, shredded cheddar cheese, and rosemary. Season, to taste, with garlic powder, black pepper, red pepper flakes, and kosher salt.
  4. Pour the squash casserole mixture into a greased 9×13 pan.
  5. Melt a stick of butter and mix it in with crushed RITZ crackers. Top the squash casserole mixture with the buttery cracker topping.
  6. Bake for 40-45 minutes or until hot + bubbly.
  7. Serve warm and enjoy!
Southern Squash Casserole

The Recipe

Southern Squash Casserole

Southern Squash Casserole

JC Phelps
Looking to use up an abundance of summer squash? Make my rich and decadent southern squash casserole!
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 15 mins
Cook Time 45 mins
Total Time 1 hr
Course Side Dish
Cuisine American, Southern
Servings 8 servings

Ingredients
  

  • 5 medium-sized squash sliced
  • 1 vidalia onion chopped
  • 1 c. sour cream
  • 1 c. Duke’s Mayonnaise
  • 1.5 c. shredded cheddar cheese
  • 2 tsp. rosemary chopped
  • garlic powder to taste
  • black pepper to taste
  • kosher salt to taste

Topping

  • 1-2 sleeves RITZ crackers crushed
  • 1/2 c. butter melted

Instructions
 

  • Preheat oven to 350F.
  • Wash the squash, chop of the ends, and evenly-slice.
  • Combine sliced squash, diced onion, sour cream, Duke’s Mayonnaise, shredded cheddar cheese, and rosemary. Season, to taste, with garlic powder, black pepper, red pepper flakes, and kosher salt.
  • Pour the squash casserole mixture into a greased 9×13 pan.
  • Melt a stick of butter and mix it in with crushed RITZ crackers. Top the squash casserole mixture with the buttery cracker topping.
  • Bake for 40-45 minutes or until hot + bubbly.
  • Serve warm and enjoy!
Keyword southern squash casserole, squash casserole
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Southern Squash Casserole

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My best,

JC

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