Stuffed (nut) pumpkin with a filling will give you a pleasant palette of flavors!Dish ingredients:
|Nut pumpkin||1 PC.||Canned beef broth||290 ml|
|Stem celery||4 banter.||Water||1 tbsp.|
|Dried sage||1 tsp||Onion||0.5 goal|
|Seasoning for chicken||170 g||White rice||1 tbsp.|
|Butter||1 tsp||Butter||1 tbsp. l|
|Chicken breast||2 pcs.||Zucchini||1 PC.|
|Chives||0.2 tbsp.||Garlic||2 tooth.|
Preheat oven to temperature
In order to cook a pumpkin, pierce it several times with a fork, and then send it to the microwave for 4 minutes. So it will be easier for you to cut it and significantly save the cooking time of this dish.
Pour rice into the pan, add the butter and consom (strong beef broth). Bring the mass to a boil and let simmer for 10 minutes until rice is cooked. Then remove the pan from the stove.
Melt the butter in a pan.
Finely chop the vegetables and herbs and fry them in butter for about 5 minutes.
To the fried vegetables, add chopped (slices the size of a small cube) chicken breast and cook all together for another 5 minutes over medium heat, stirring occasionally so that the chicken is fried evenly.
Add 1 package of chicken seasoning to the chicken with dried vegetables and soy, sage and add water to the pan, if the instructions on the seasoning package require it. Cook everything until fully cooked. When rice and chicken are fully cooked, let them stew for another 4 minutes.
Cut the pumpkin in half. Separate the seeds with a spoon, so you will have dimples in the center of each of the halves of the pumpkin. Stuff the pumpkin with the cooked filling. Bake pumpkin in the oven for 20 minutes.
Baked pumpkin in the oven - recipe in potted slices
First of all, let's look at the classic version of the preparation of baked pumpkin. We will cook it in the oven. Bake in small clay pots. According to the most common recipe.
This dish turns out pretty lean, and most importantly useful. So, do not skimp on seeds and plant this wonderful vegetable in your garden. Well, let's get down to cooking ...
- fresh pumpkin - 1 pc.
- water - depending on the number of servings
- clay pots
1. Prepare the most important ingredient in our dish is pumpkin. To do this, we wash it and cut it into two equal halves. Then, using an ordinary tablespoon, remove the seeds from the core itself.
Pumpkin seeds can not be thrown out, as they are considered very useful. They must be washed under running water through a colander. Allow the remaining water to drain, then lay on a sheet and dry in the oven at minimum temperature. Allow to cool slightly and you can try.
It remains to remove the skin. It is very convenient to do this by hand peeling for vegetables. If this was not at hand, in return you can use a regular knife. But be extremely careful, as the skin is quite stiff and slippery.
Let's start slicing this yellow and nutritious vegetable. We will cut the pumpkin into small slices. But still, it is desirable to comply with the size so that one piece is not twice as large as the other. This will negatively affect our baking dish.
2. The time has come to prepare the pots. Before use, we wash them as necessary. It can be dried using a regular cloth. Then we spread the sliced pumpkin to the very top.
On average, 250 grams of peeled pumpkin comes out on such a pot. So in our case, for 4 bowls, we need one kilogram of fresh and processed vegetable.
Now fill the pots 1/4 cup of water. Some add sugar, but at the very end we put honey. Why at the end of baking? So when heated, he does not lose all his useful qualities.
You can do everything without additional additives in the form of honey and sugar. But then it’s worth considering that the taste of baked pumpkin will turn out to be a bit fresh.
So that the pots are in the oven in a more stable condition. It is necessary to place them initially on a baking sheet, and only then in a heat cabinet. Yes, and do not forget to cover the clay cups with lids.
3. Bake the dish at 180 degrees, for 60 minutes or one hour. Please note that this time may vary depending on the quality of your vegetable.
We take out the pumpkin from the oven. If when stuck it feels that the product is not quite prepared. It's okay to turn off the stove and leave the pots to languish for a short time.
Baked pumpkin cooked in the oven can be served. After laying it out in a beautiful plate, and pouring honey on top. Such yummy can be eaten both in cold and in warm form. It is possible and in addition to tea.
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Preheat the oven to a temperature of 200C.
Cut the pumpkin in half and remove the seeds. Lay 4 halves on a baking sheet with the side cut up.
Lubricate the pulp of the pumpkin with coconut oil.
Sprinkle the pumpkin with salt.
Pour the pulp into black molasses.
Place the baking tray with the pumpkin in the preheated oven and bake it for about 1 hour until the flesh begins to separate easily from the peel (check the flesh with a fork).
Separate the flesh from the walls of each half of the pumpkin with a fork and let the flesh cool slightly. Serve pumpkin as a side dish or make mashed soup from it. You can mix the pulp in the resulting mold with rice or any other filling and eat as a separate dish.
Amazing version of lean pumpkin with garlic
This cooking option will be amazing for spicy lovers. And in order not to disappoint such gourmets, we will add fresh garlic and a little spicy seasoning to the composition. Which will make our dish tasty and pungent a hundred times.
- pumpkin slices - 450 gr.
- garlic - 1-2 heads (depending on the size of the cloves and taste preferences)
- salt, pepper - to taste
- olive oil - 50 gr.
- basil and thyme, oregano possible
- balsamic vinegar - 10 gr.
1. We clean the cooked pumpkin from seeds. If necessary, remove the skin. By the way, in this case, the vegetable can be left with a peel. Just keep in mind that it is not very tight.
When slicing, observe the thickness of the slice. Do not make it too wide. If everything turned out the way you didn’t want to, then increase the baking time. Try not to keep the vegetables too long, otherwise they may dry out.
2. Let us prepare seasoning. To do this, take a small but deep bowl. Pour olive oil into it and then pour all the necessary spices, such as basil, thyme and oregano.
We add garlic for smell only. Therefore, when baking, the cloves next to the pumpkin need to be laid whole. If you are a fan of very hot, then pass the garlic through a grater.
Now our task is to take a baking sheet, cover it with foil. On top we lay a sliced pumpkin. Then pour the resulting seasoning mixture. Mix everything thoroughly with your hands. It is more convenient, of course, to smear each slice with a silicone brush.
Sprinkle with chopped garlic on top, or just lay the cloves on a sheet of pumpkin. Put the baking sheet in the oven. We will bake at 170-180 degrees for 40-45 minutes.
Please note that the baking time is average. Build on the product itself and its readiness. You should not rely only on watches.
We take out the finished pumpkin and serve it to the table. By the way, this is a great alternative to meat, which will replace the usual potatoes on your table.
Sweet recipe for baked pumpkin with honey
Now we will consider with you the most delicious and sweet recipe for making baked pumpkin. To prepare such a dish is quite easy and interesting. We will use natural honey and fresh pumpkin in the composition. For more piquancy, add a little nutmeg, which can be replaced with ground cinnamon.
- pumpkin - 1 pc. small or 1/4 part large
- honey - 3-4 tablespoons
- nutmeg - 1/4 part or ground - 0.5 tsp
- olive oil, can be replaced with sunflower
1. The first step is to prepare a pumpkin. We rinse it under running water and clean it from the peel.
Seeds are removed similarly to the previous recipes, using a large spoon.
Then cut the peeled vegetable into slices of the same size. You can make the pieces a little smaller. But keep in mind that baking time will also decrease significantly.
2. Spread the prepared slices of pumpkin on a leaf. Lubricate each piece with honey on both sides using a silicone brush.
If you have only honey last year available. Which has a candied consistency, do not worry. You can pour it into a deep bowl and heat at a minimum temperature in the microwave. Just do not overexpose.
To make it more convenient to turn the pumpkin over to coat the second side with honey. Take small tongs with them will be much faster. Or use ordinary Chinese sticks.
3. Now take a grater with a fine sieve and rub on it nutmeg. You can initially wipe it on a separate plate. Or to make this process directly above a product (pumpkin).
Then lightly spray with olive oil or replace it with vegetable oil.
Cover with foil and put in the oven. Preheat it to 200 degrees.
The baking time under the foil is 30 minutes. Then carefully take out our dish with a tack, remove the foil. And put the bake pumpkin for another 15 minutes. Thus, a beautiful and crispy color is formed on the surface of the pumpkin. That will give the dish even more appetizing appearance.
Here we have such a sweet baked pumpkin. It's time to try it out and share the recipe with your family. Bon Appetit!
Bake pumpkin with apple
One of my favorite recipes. Why? It simultaneously combines two funky ingredients apple and pumpkin. What a delight this dish brings to our children. Try it, I’m sure and yours will not remain indifferent.
- pumpkin - 500 gr.
- apples - 3-4 pcs.
- water - 100 ml.
- granulated sugar - 80 g.
- butter - 30 gr.
Bake 200 degrees for 35-40 minutes
1. Cut the pumpkin into cubes. You can cut a little larger, but note that the cooking time then increase.
Pour the resulting pieces onto a baking sheet. In which we will bake our dish.
We cover the bottom of the baking sheet with parchment paper.
2. Prepare another important ingredient in this dish - this is an apple. Rinse the fruit thoroughly under running water. Dry with a cloth.
Then cut into two parts and remove the seed part and the stalk.
The cut will be similar to a pumpkin, in small cubes. If you wish, the apple can be peeled. But keep in mind that in this case, the fruit may become soft during baking. And they will get the consistency of porridge.
Pour the chopped apples to the pumpkin. Season these two ingredients with sugar and lemon juice. Mix gently with a spoon or hands. Cut the squeezed lemon into small pieces and add it to the pumpkin mass. Pour 100 ml here. water, and on top lay out small pieces of butter.
The resulting mixture is put in the oven, which must be preheated to 200 degrees. The baking time will be 35-40 minutes.
The finished dish is very juicy and vitamin. It can be served both at lunch and breakfast. Bon Appetit!
We stuff the whole pumpkin, meat and potatoes
We have sorted out a lot of recipes with you above. But the pumpkin in each of them is cut into pieces. That is why I propose to consider another recipe for cooking. Where we will bake the pumpkin whole. Yes, we’ll also stuff it. And as a filling, we will serve potatoes and minced meat.
We will bake such a dish in the oven. If the pumpkin doesn’t have time to prepare for the proposed time, I’ll tell you later how to bring it to readiness.
- pumpkin - 1 pc. medium size
- minced meat (pork, beef) - 800 gr.
- potatoes - 3 pcs.
- onions - 1-2 pcs.
- greens (parsley and dill) - 1 bunch
- salt and pepper to taste
1. Let's get the pumpkin ready. The peel in this case does not need to be cleaned. Cut the pumpkin into two equal parts. We clean the seeds with a large spoon.
2. Now prepare the filling. Peel the onion from the husk and cut into small crumbs. We clean the potatoes, wash and rub on a coarse grater. Then we rinse again to make it more convenient, put the grated potatoes in a sieve and rinse under water.
By washing grated potatoes, we get rid of excess starch. If this is not done, then the potatoes may turn black. And it will give our dish not quite fresh and appetizing look.
We process greens, we remove the fading leaves and mine too. Cut very finely. In this cooking option, several types of herbs can be combined, such as parsley and dill.
3. Now mix all the chopped ingredients. Add minced meat (beef or pork) here. All products are thoroughly mixed and seasoned to taste with salt and pepper. If you wish, you can add your favorite seasoning, but do not overdo it.
We spread the finished filling into the pumpkin, dividing it into exactly two halves. We close the two parts together. Then wrap in foil and lay on a sheet.
We put the prepared baking tray with pumpkin in the oven, preheating it to 150 degrees. We leave the dish to languish for 2-2.5 hours.
If at the end of time the pumpkin did not have time to cook. Just take it out of the foil, place two parts on a baking sheet, revealing them. And let the dish languish for another half hour.
It is preferable not to chop the prepared stuffed pumpkin, but to eat right that way. Just take a large spoon and in small portions we catch the filling and the finished pumpkin pulp.
Baked Pumpkin, 2 Ovens
And finally, in conclusion to the article, consider two more amazing cooking recipes. We will cook baked pumpkin in the oven. A wonderful and very experienced cook will tell us about them.
To prepare such a dish is very simple and delicious. Most importantly, you can find all the necessary ingredients at home.
These are the delicious recipes we made out today. The most important thing is that you do not choose everything cooked will be very useful and nutritious. All dishes are easy to prepare, so beginner housewives come here.
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