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Oct 11, 2012 10:38 AM

spaghetti squash

about how many pounds of raw squash for 8 people?

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  1. Are you using it as a side dish or a main course?

      1. re: larry ziegler

        I usually figure 3/4 pound per person (uncooked in the raw) for a main dish so I'd probably figure about six pounds (three small ones should hit that mark easily) and use only what I needed from the cooked squash. It stores beautifully under refrigeration if you have a bit left over.
        It's a favorite in our house throughout the fall/winter season.
        With respect to left overs, here's a few ideas you might enjoy reading about: