Butternut Squash Cannelloni with Sage-Walnut Cream Sauce
Butternut Squash Cannelloni with Sage-Walnut Cream Sauce
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    Squash filling and peppery greens are placed in the center of sheets of pasta, which are rolled into the tubular cannelloni shape, sealing the vegetables inside. Serve the finished dish with red wine and rustic bread.

    Ingredients

    • 3 tablespoons unsalted butter
    • 1 onion, diced
    • 1 butternut squash (2 1/2 to 3 pounds), peeled, seeded, and roughly chopped (about 1-inch pieces)
    • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
    • 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg
    • 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper
    • 1 teaspoon ground cumin
    • 1 tablespoon plus 2 1/2 teaspoons coarse salt
    • 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
    • 1 cup grated Parmesan cheese
    • 1 cup ricotta cheese
    • 1 pound spinach, Swiss chard, or other greens (about 2 bunches)
    • 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
    • 8 ounces dried pasta sheets (about twelve 5-by-7-inch rectangles)
    • Sage-Walnut Cream Sauce
    • Fresh sage leaves, for garnish

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    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 10
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 294 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 17 g 25.65%
    • Saturated Fat: 8 g 40.25%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 50 mg 16.56%
    • Sodium: 766 mg 31.94%
    • Calcium: 173 mg 17.26%
    • Potassium: 296 mg 8.44%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 2 mg 9.11%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 27 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 2 g 6.37%
    • Sugar: 6 g
    • Protein: 10 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 63.12%
    • Vitamin C 24.7%
    • Vitamin D 1.04%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat3
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch1
    • Exchange - Vegetables1
    • Exchange - Lean Meat1
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total1 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total1 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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