POPSUGAR Food Poll Would You Rather Cook With Butternut Squash or Pumpkin? by partysugar 10/26/08 0 Shares Like us on Facebook Source Read More PumpkinsWould You RatherButternut SquashCookingVegetablesFall POPSUGAR, the #1 independent media and technology company for women. Where more than 75 million women go for original, inspirational content that feeds their passions and interests. Get inspired with our daily newsletter Vegetarian Tech Love and Sex Food DIY Home Sign up with By signing up, I agree to the Terms and to receive emails from POPSUGAR. Vaadsfweytes 6 years Both. My mother makes amazing pumpkin soup. The recipe secret is to add a bit of butternut squash to give it a sweet taste. mmm GrapeBubbleGum 6 years LOVE butternut! GrapeBubbleGum 6 years LOVE butternut! tlsgirl 6 years I like the flavor of both, but butternut squash is more of a year-round thing SleepyCorinne 6 years Pumpkin is REALLY hard to work with, in my opinion. Too much work! partysugar 6 years I cooked with pumpkin last night, and I have to admit, its definitely not as flavorful as butternut squash. summerteeth 6 years Definitely butternut squash. I'm not a big fan of pumpkin... TheChinaman 6 years I prefer spaghetti squash.I know, I know, not really the same ballpark... TheChinaman 6 years I prefer spaghetti squash. I know, I know, not really the same ballpark... ayuninur 6 years neither ayuninur 6 years neither Giasbash6260 6 years I would rather cook spaghetti squash - hands down! kia 6 years They are both great. kia 6 years They are both great. linds1019 6 years both are gross. linds1019 6 years both are gross. Mesayme 6 years Why do I think this is a trick question? :ponder: Well, I've never had butternut squash and pumpkins are a pain to deal with. So I'm going to say acorn squash is my favorite. Segat1 6 years Pumpkin, but it HAS to be the right variety! Queensland Blue and Crown Prince are my favourites! shoneyjoe 6 years Not a pumpkin fan. shoneyjoe 6 years Not a pumpkin fan. Jess8902 6 years Definitely butternut squash! Jess8902 6 years Definitely butternut squash! ilanac13 6 years i had to say neither right now because i don't really have a lot of experience with either ingredient - so i'd be afraid that i'd mess it up. if i knew more about cooking with either i would be able to choose a bit better. Angela123 6 years I looove anything with pumpkin!! I'm making my whole family wait a while to carve our pumpkins (way after Halloween!) so that I can make our Thanksgiving pumpkin pies with real, fresh pumpkin!! julieulie 6 years Cook with butternut squash, bake with pumpkin.