Squash are the harvest of winter and comes in various shapes and sizes. The squash are roasted, baked, cubed, pan fried, grated or pureed and used in various recipes. Soups and curries made with squash goes into main course. Lot of squash also is used to make pies, gnocchi & risotto. Salads, soups, burritos and quesadillas can be completed with squashes. It gives a silky and creamy texture to most dishes it is combined into.