21 Day Fix Apple Butternut Squash with Bacon Pecan Topping
2medium firm applescubed
1small red onionchopped (or 1/2 a medium onion)
1 1/2teaspoonsfresh sagechopped
1 1/2teaspoonsfresh thyme leaves
salt and pepperto taste
6slicesuncured turkey baconchopped into 1/2 inch pieces
Preheat oven to 400 farenheit. Spray a 9x13 baking dish with non-stick spray.
In the baking dish, combine the butternut squash, apples, red onion, 2 tablespoons melted coconut oil, sage, and thyme. Toss or combine. Spread in an even layer and roast until squash is fork tender, about 25-30 minutes. Toss halfway through.
While squash is roasting, heat a large non-stick skillet over medium heat and add bacon. Non-stick spray can be used if needed. Add bacon and cook until bacon is crispy. Place in small mixing bowl and cool. When cooled, add chopped pecan and spices.
Melt the remaining tablespoon of coconut oil with the honey. Add to bacon mixture and toss to coat.
Remove squash from oven when tender and top with the bacon pecan mixture. Return to the oven until the topping is nicely browned, approximately 10 minutes. Remove from oven and cool for 5 minutes before serving.
21 Day Fix container counts, per serving (makes 10 servings - serving size is approximately 3/4 cup): .5 green .25 purple .25 red 1 tsp .75 sweetener tsp