Roasted Acorn Squash with Onions and Sage

Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 35 minutes
Servings: 4

Capturing the essence of autumn, this savory side dish combines acorn squash with red onions and fresh sage, all roasted on a single baking sheet. It’s the perfect partner for roasted pork, chicken or turkey.


  • 2 acorn squash, about 2 lb. (1 kg) total, halved, seeded and cut into wedges
  • 2 red onions, each cut into 8 wedges, with root end intact
  • 2 Tbs. extra-virgin olive oil
  • 2 Tbs. chopped fresh sage
  • Kosher salt and freshly ground pepper


Preheat an oven to 375°F (190°C).

On a nonstick baking sheet, toss together the acorn squash, onions, olive oil and sage, and season with salt and pepper. Spread the squash mixture out in a single layer and roast until the squash is tender, 30 to 35 minutes. Serve warm. Serves 4.

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