Medically Reviewed by Katelyn J. Mock, US-Registered Dietician (R.D.)
It is important to like what one eats. Learn some tips for meal preparation after bariatric surgery. Use a variety of fruits and vegetables to keep your diet interesting.
Post WLS Diet: Butternut Squash Soup
Let’s talk about benefits of butternut squash- Butternut squash makes a delicious and nutritious side dish or snack.
- For a delicious addition to meals or snacks, roast cubed butternut squash with olive oil, salt, and pepper.
- For a savory flavor, add cumin and for sweeter taste try adding cinnamon.
- Keep leftovers in a glass container in the fridge and add to salads, pizza, or mix with other roasted vegetables.
- Because cooked butternut squash is very tender, it is a great choice for those early post-ops and those further out!
Nutrition Facts of Butternut Squash
Serving: Half a cup