Zucchinis Recipes

Tasty zucchini are abundant in gardens and farmers markets during the summer months. Here are all the best zucchini recipes to make good use of your harvest, including zucchini bread, cake, soup, stuffed zucchini and more.

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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

Vegetarian Chili

Vegetarian skillet chili screams comfort food to me. This recipe makes me feel warm and fuzzy, and it's loved by...


Slow-Cooker Minestrone

3 reviews

There's nothing quite like the comfort of warm homemade soup, and it's even better when your slow cooker does most...


Vegetable Couscous Salad

1 review

This salad is great as a side with any kind of grilled meat or fish. If you want to serve...


Balsamic-Glazed Zucchini

1 review

I am a member of a community supported agriculture farm. I once received the most delicious garlic and garden-fresh zucchini...

Zucchini Pico de Gallo Salsa

3 reviews

I love veggies and fresh ingredients this time of year. I make big bowls of this salsa, which we eat...


Herb Garden Zucchini

Crunchy and full of fresh herb flavor, this easy side dish is an appetizing sidekick to grilled chicken or steak....

Vegetable Skillet

I found this recipe in a magazine years ago and make it all the time. It has to be one...


Roasted Harvest Vegetables

13 reviews

This is a favorite side dish to serve any time we're having company. I like to pair it with just...


Zucchini & Corn with Cilantro

3 reviews

This crisp and cool side dish is perfect with any Southwestern-themed meal, from tacos to tostadas. —Jeannie Klugh, Lancaster, Pennsylvania


Sauteed Zucchini Strips

3 reviews

Just a few simple ingredients add up to one versatile side dish that’s bursting with flavor and goes together in...

Zucchini Relish

12 reviews

Mom likes to make this crisp and colorful relish when zucchini is in season and Dad’s little patch has produced...


Pickled Zucchini Slices

1 review

Here's a great way to put your garden bounty to good use! Turn that ripe zucchini into a crunchy, flavorful...


Garden Zucchini & Corn Saute

3 reviews

“This is great with any barbecue main dish, and it’s also the perfect filling for a brunch omelet. It’s even...


Sauteed Squash with Tomatoes & Onions

2 reviews

My favorite meals show a love of family and food. This zucchini dish with tomatoes is like a scaled-down ratatouille....


Spicy Zucchini Relish

1 review

I can’t seem to make enough of this zippy, chunky relish. Zucchini creates a nice change of pace from the...

Slow-Cooker Ratatouille

8 reviews

Not only does this classic recipe make a phenomenal side dish, you can also serve it with sliced French bread...


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


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Garden’s Harvest Pickles

This relish recipe from a friend is similar to giardiniera only sweeter. I have a certain sense of pride when...


Zucchini Corn Saute

5 reviews

I enjoy ethnic cooking. So I usually serve this quick side dish with baked chile relenos and diced fresh tomatoes....


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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,...


Veggie Stir-Fry

1 review

Valerie Belley of St. Louis, Missouri stir-fries a medley of six vegetables to create this colorful side dish for two...


Grilled Garden Veggies

6 reviews

This nicely seasoned veggies medley offers a wonderful taste of summer. The dish is also on the lighter side, so...

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Tomato Zucchini Platter

If making this pretty vegetable salad for a potluck, make sure you use a platter with raised sides to prevent...


Confetti Long Grain and Wild Rice

1 review

Summer squash, zucchini and sweet red pepper peek out from the tender grains of rice in this colorful side dish.


Garlic Oregano Zucchini

10 reviews

I've found that this flavorful side dish complements almost any main course, from chicken to fish. If you like, use...


Heavenly Zucchini Salad

3 reviews

We always have an overabundance of zucchini in our garden, so I came up with this tasty recipe to use...


Italian Summer Squash Salad

"My mother in Florida shared this recipe with me," says Lois Gelzer of Standish, Maine. "It is very colorful...and it's...


Asian Sweet-and-Sour Zucchini

1 review

Serve this Asian-flavored side dish with teriyaki-marinated pork tenderloin or chicken.