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Squash 'n' Peanut Butter Tamales

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Category: Vegetarian, Main Dish

 Ingredients List

  • 1 Basic Masa Dough recipe
  • 18 Corn husks


1 md Kabocha or butternut squash
pn Salt
1/4 c Peanut butter

To make filling:

Wash squash, but leave skin on. Cut in half, remove and discard seeds.

Dice squash and place on a metal steamer (flesh side up). Sprinkle squash
with salt and steam over rapidly boiling water until tender, about 20 to 25

Remove from heat and mash in a food processor.

Fill and cook tamales according to "Tamales: Basic Procedure".

Per serving (2 tamales): 357 cal; 2 g prot; 161 mg sod; 63 g carb; 6 g fat;
0 mg chol; 9 mg calcium

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