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Summer Zucchini Pasta

I'm always experimenting when my garden is cranking out zucchini and summer squash. This simple and healthy summer zucchini pasta is one of my latest wins. It's meatless, but you can add shredded chicken or grilled salmon for a heartier dish. —Beth Berlin, Oak Creek, Wisconsin

Tomato-Squash Appetizer Pizza

I was looking for quick weeknight meals that would use the fresh herbs from my windowsill garden when I decided...


Farmer’s Market Squash Saute

3 reviews

Marie Rizzio shows us how to enjoy seasonal flavors with her cheesy saute, an easy-to-prepare recipe that “makes use of...


Eggplant Zucchini Bolognese

37 reviews

“I roast the veggies while the pasta cooks, making this a quick dish.” This meal-in-one blends rustic comfort with fresh...


Marinated Veggie Beef Kabobs

7 reviews

These colorful kabobs are a wonderful way to showcase fresh veggies from your garden. Each bite is tender and flavorful,...

Quick Summer Squash Medley

5 reviews

“This dish is delicious as a side, but you can also add some cooked chicken or turkey sausage and serve...


Squash Provencal

3 reviews

All of my family loves vegetables, and in the summer when squash is plentiful, I serve this dish frequently. It...

Vegetarian Pasta Sauce

3 reviews

Loaded with fresh vegetables and herbs, this hearty, meatless sauce is a perfect way for gardeners to make delicious use...


Squash Saute

6 reviews

Wonderful Italian seasonings blend perfectly in this yummy and versatile squash side dish.
—Vicki Schurk, Hamden, Connecticut


Three-Cheese Veggie Pizza

2 reviews

“We love pizza and consider ourselves connoisseurs. The breadsticks make this easy and a little different. We especially enjoy it...


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Mostaccioli Veggie Salad

5 reviews

I first sampled this refreshing salad at a church potluck several years ago. The mix of pasta, zucchini, summer squash,...

Summer Garden Pasta

This fresh-tasting side dish pairs pasta with an array of nutritious veggies, including zucchini, bell peppers and a juicy tomato....


Squash Medley

5 reviews

I finally got my family to like squash after I came across this unique recipe. I serve this delicious dish...


Sausage and Vegetable Skillet

8 reviews

This hearty stovetop entree has been a family favorite for years. The variety of vegetables makes this dish attractive. Cooking...


Garden Minestrone

2 reviews

At Italian restaurants, I always order minestrone. After doing many trial-and-error batches, I developed a hearty veggie soup my whole...


Flavorful Summer Squash

3 reviews

Andrea Yacyk of Brigantine, New Jersey flavors sauteed squash with garlic, red onion and dried herbs for garden-fresh goodness. Sprinkled...

Herb Roasted Squash

3 reviews

Herbs are stirred into butter, then spread on bread; it gives this grilled cheese great flavor. You'll love this twist...


Spaghetti Squash Primavera

5 reviews

Sunny-colored squash shells make attractive bowls for this satisfying meatless main dish, perfect for a summer supper. The recipe showcases...


Summer Squash Toss

Take advantage of summer's best produce with this squash salad. The dependable oil-and-vinegar dressing stirs up in a jiffy.


Sausage Squash Skillet

2 reviews

I always thought yellow squash was bland until I prepared it this way. Combined with Italian sausage, it makes a...


Italian Chicken and Squash

2 reviews

From Chubbuck, Idaho, Lisa Leavitt writes, “We love Mediterranean food, so one day and I decided to attempt it at...


Sausage Veggie Grill

13 reviews

With sausage, fresh veggies and herbs, this pouch of summer flavors is as colorful as it is bursting with flavors....


Yellow Squash and Tomatoes

6 reviews

Kathy Smith of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania writes of her Yellow Squash and Tomatoes, “Don't be fooled by the simplicity; this is...


Grilled Veggie Tortilla Wraps

3 reviews

You don't have to be a vegetarian to appreciate the wholesome goodness of these wraps. The tasty tortillas, stuffed with...

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Garden Squash Ravioli

1 review

I created this dish to make the most of an overabundance of yellow squash and zucchini from our garden. It...


Very Veggie Lasagna

10 reviews

I concocted this quick and easy recipe to use up some of the abundant fresh produce from my garden. When...


Italian Sausage Skillet

7 reviews

Italian Sausage Skillet, served over rice or pasta, is a hearty favorite.
"This garden-fresh dish gets extra color from...


Pasta with Chicken and Squash

12 reviews

This is a special dish that we enjoy often. A bed of noodles is covered with a creamy cheese sauce,...


Two-Squash Lasagna

1 review

I learned to cook when I was growing up on a dairy farm and was a member of 4-H. This...


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Grilled Vegetable Platter

43 reviews

The best of summer in one dish! This pretty grilled vegetable recipe is meant for entertaining. Grilling brings out their...