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.

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