National Acorn Squash Day

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National Acorn Squash Day in USA in 2024
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About National Acorn Squash Day

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Dates of National Acorn Squash Day
2025 USA Sunday, September 7thNational Acorn Squash Day
2024 USA Saturday, September 7thNational Acorn Squash Day
2023 USA Thursday, September 7thNational Acorn Squash Day
2022 USA Wednesday, September 7thNational Acorn Squash Day
2021 USA Tuesday, September 7thNational Acorn Squash Day
Summary
Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Acorn Squash Day

Acorn Squash or Scallopini squash, is an acorn-shaped variety of winter squash that is smaller than a traditional pumpkin or butternut squash. They can be in a range of colors including orange, white, black, and green. They are an excellent source of nutrients, packed with vitamins and minerals, and they taste delicious.

Acorn squash is harvested in late summer and early fall, and they tend to be sweeter than the other squash types and have a texture that makes them popular for stuffing.

Acorn Squash Nutrition Facts

One cup of cubed acorn squash (205g) provides 115 calories, 2.3g of protein, 30g of carbohydrates, and 0.3g of fat. Acorn squash is a great source of magnesium, potassium, manganese, vitamin C, and iron.

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