This unique combination of salty, sweet, crunchy, and creamy works beautifully. To save time, the tahini sauce can be made in advance.
Prepare the Butternut Squash Salad
1. Roast the butternut squash with the olive oil and salt at 400 degrees Fahrenheit for 25 to 30 minutes. Let it cool.
2. Place the roasted squash and the remaining ingredients in a salad bowl and drizzle with the tahini sauce (see below). Toss and serve.
Prepare the Tahini Sauce
1. Add all the ingredients to a food processor and process until smooth. Keep refrigerated until ready to use, or up to one week.
Notes: Yield: one and 1/2 cups.