Roasted Spaghetti Squash

Twirl it on a Fork

Preparation info
  • Serves

    4 to 6

    • Difficulty


    • Ready in

      45 min

Appears in
Well Fed: Paleo Recipes for People Who Love to Eat

By Melissa Joulwan

Published 2011

  • About

I call bull on anyone who says, “Spaghetti squash tastes just like spaghetti.” It does not. But it is delicious and nutritious, has the right shape, and can be twirled on a fork, so I accepted this vegetable substitute for pasta with an open heart. I was, however, repeatedly disappointed in the texture. I tried the microwave. I tried roasting it whole. I tried halfway submerging it in water while it baked. All of those methods resulted in a mushy mess. But now I’ve got it! I included this “