Butternut Squash Gratin


Butternut Squash Gratin

This Butternut Squash Gratin is the perfect fall-inspired side dish! Tender squash topped with leeks and melted cheese. Yum!
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 1 hr
Total Time 1 hr 10 mins
Course Dinner
Cuisine American
Servings 6 servings


  • 1 butternut squash, peeled, deseeded, and cut into slices
  • 1 leek, chopped
  • 2 cups grated gruyere cheese
  • 1 cup heavy cream
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1/2 tsp pepper
  • 1 tsp fresh chopped thyme


  • Preheat your oven to 375ºF and spray a casserole dish with baking spray.
  • Add the butternut squash to the pan and top with the leeks and cheese. Meanwhile in a bowl whisk together the heavy cream, salt, pepper, and thyme. Pour the mixture over the squash and bake until squash is tender, about 1 hour. Serve.


Let this cool about 15 minutes before serving. It'll be hot!
You can substitute small sugar pumpkin for this recipe as well.

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