It looks like spaghetti, but the strands in this dish are actually baked squash. It's definitely not pasta, but a healthful alternative. Photo by Sue Doeden
Looks like pasta, but it's really squash
It's magical, really. As the family gathers around to observe, your sharp knife skillfully passes through pale yellow skin of a cylindrical fruit that has been cooked to tenderness. Curiosity mounts as you prod the halves apart. With a fork, you gently scrape the seeds away from the steaming hot flesh. And then, with the same fork, you amaze your audience as you pull out noodles.
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