Pattypan Squash

Squash has been a staple for the Native Americans for more than 5000 years, and was a mainstay for early European who settled in America. George Washington and Thomas Jefferson were enthusiastic squash growers.  Pattypan squash, Sunburst Squash, Cibleme in Cajun French or White squash or Scallopini or Button Squash in Australian English, is a summer squash notable for its small size, round and shallow shape, and scalloped edges, somewhat resembling a small toy top, or flying saucer. The name "pattypan" derives from "a pan for baking a patty." Pattypan comes in yellow, green, and white v..

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