'The recipe for this thick and creamy soup was given to me by a fellow squash lover,' reports Dorrene Butterfield from her home in Lincoln, Nebraska. 'The attractive rich yellow soup is especially enjoyable during the cool nights of Indian summer.'
'I've made this simple side dish for more than 35 years,' says Alpha Wilson of Roswell, New Mexico. Cinnamon and ginger give a nice spiced flavor to the moist tender squash halves. You can use up the extra squash in the two recipes that follow.
I'm wearing white. Ya, that's right. I'm getting all James Dean on the system. I'm sure my disapproving letter from Miss Manners will arrive shortly. It's still blazing hot here, like most parts of the country, so this no-white-after-Labor-Day rule