1 butternut squash (about 1 1/2 pounds), peeled, seeded and grated
1/2 cup raisins
1/4 cup vegetable oil
1 to 2 tablespoons sherry vinegar, or to taste
1 tablespoon minced fresh ginger
Salt and freshly ground black pepper.
Combine the squash, raisins, oil, vinegar and ginger in a salad bowl; sprinkle with salt and pepper. Toss, then taste and adjust the seasoning. Serve immediately, or cover and refrigerate for up to several hours.
Yield: 4 servings.
This recipe is from Mark Bittman at the NYTimes