Yellow (summer) Squash
The summer squash originates from Mexico and Central America. Scientists have found summer squash seeds preserved in Mexican caves that are over 10,000 years old! Summer squash is a versatile vegetable that can be grilled, boiled, sautéed, steamed, or used in a stir-fry.
How to Select
Look for smaller yellow squash that is firm and free of blemishes.
How to Store
Refrigerate in a plastic bag up to one week.
How to Prepare
When ready to use squash, wash and trim the ends. Do not peel.