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...season. For December, that means citrus - blood oranges, mandarins, Meyer lemons; celery - both rib and root; winter squashes and other root vegetables; wild mushrooms and exotic black truffles; sweet bay scallops or oysters; and hearty winter greens...

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No perfect weapon against squash vine borer

...e-mails are already coming to me about the dreaded squash vine borer. This insect bores into squash stems, causing them to wilt during the day...soon, they eat so much of the stem that the squash dies. Unfortunately, they also bore into zucchini...


...Thanksgiving tables, traditional butternut squash purees often feel like the culinary family's...sauce and the savory chew of turkey, squash can seem ill-defined and uninteresting...magazine's recipe for roasted butternut squash puree. Roasting sweetens and intensifies...

Winter squash is healthful, delicious

...filling or possibly a baked acorn squash filled with butter and brown...are many varieties of winter squash aside from the familiar pumpkin...turban, spaghetti and Hubbard squashes. Each is delicious, versatile...healthy, you can't beat winter squash. Although none of them contain...

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Squash gives stew added flair

Beef stew served in baked winter squash is a cook's dream, simple and savory...availability or personal preferences. Acorn squash, shaped like an acorn with a dark green...well for this recipe. In general, small squash make great individual soup bowls, and...

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Who's to blame for wilting squash?

...EASY APPROACHES TO A SQUASH PROBLEMMy favorite method...Walshia is to keep my squashes happily growing in spite...portion dies.Not all squashes are equally susceptible to the squash vine borer. Butternut squashes (pear-shaped) generally...

Butternut squash soup is big South African favorite

...that a lot of people think of butternut squash soup as the national soup of South Africa...safari. "If there's not butternut squash soup on the menu, it's not an authentic...soups of South Africa." "Butternut squash for us has big use," said Grant Cullingworth...

Soup offers a fresh take on squash at Thanksgiving

...There's little question about it - butternut squash belongs on the Thanksgiving table. But...better - tamari-coated pumpkin seeds. SQUASH BISQUE WITH ROASTED CORN SALSAStart to...this mixture. Add the ginger, butternut squash, carrots and bring to a simmer. Cook...

Fall into fall with these decorating ideas

...also make your house seem more ready for fall. Roasting acorn squash, pumpkin seeds or creating some apple cider can help your family...also make your house seem more ready for fall. Roasting acorn squash, pumpkin seeds or creating some apple cider can help your family...

Tiger squashes controversy

Tiger Woods gets credit for being the best in the world at many things. Not enough credit is given to him for being world class at sucking the life out of a potentially titillating topic.

Scott Michaux | Augusta National Golf Club