Carnival Squash Delivery or Pickup
The Instacart guide to carnival squash products
About carnival squash
Join the party and discover the world's most festive squash variety, the carnival squash. Visit Instacart for these colorful and delicious small squash varieties, delivered to your door in as little as 2 hours!
Carnival squash is a hybrid of the acorn and dumpling squash varieties. It is a small to medium squash, with a round shape and deep ridges on its thick skin. Cut into carnival squash, and you'll find firm, pale orange skin. Near the center, carnival squash has a large cavity filled with fibrous pulp and beige squash seeds. Carnival squash is in season in fall and winter.
Carnival squash are a healthy addition to any diet as they are rich in:
- Potassium to regulate blood pressure and blood sugar.
- Vitamin A for good vision, a healthy immunity, and healthy growth and development.
- Vitamin C for a healthy immune system.
- Calcium for healthy teeth and bones.
- Magnesium for a healthy heart and muscles.
- Folate for reproductive health.
- Omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids for better mental health and liver function.
You can eat carnival squash raw if sliced thinly or grated. When it's cooked, it becomes soft and tender. You can roast, steam, boil, or saute carnival squash. Fans love its nutty, buttery taste, which can add sweetness to a range of desserts and savory dishes. Use carnival squash in the following ways:
- Grated or sliced thinly and added to a leafy salad.
- Roasted whole or in pieces for a tasty side dish.
- Pureed for a soup or sauce.
- Diced and added to stews, curries, risotto, or pasta dishes.
- Hollowed out and filled with soup, dip, or other dishes.
Due to its attractive appearance and compact size, carnival squash is often used as a decoration. You might shop for carnival squash on Instacart when you're decorating your home for fall, Thanksgiving, Halloween, and other festive occasions.
Carnival Squash Near Me
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