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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Zucchini Chocolate Chip Cookies

I love using zucchini in the summertime. This recipe reminds me of a zucchini bread my aunt makes, but I wanted to make cookies for a family get-together because they would be easier to grab and eat. These taste better if you make them the day before. —Melissa Obernesser, Oriskany, New York

Zucchini Panzanella Salad

I learned how to make panzanella from my friend's grandmother. Once I discovered how to make the perfect vinaigrette, it...


Pork Chops with Zucchini Dressing

When my mom was in her 90s, I copied all her recipes and made a cookbook that I sent as...


Zucchini Anise Bread

Bushels of late-summer zucchini always put me in the Christmas spirit--thanks to this garden-fresh holiday bread I make. The anise...


Open-Faced Garden Veggie Sandwiches

Virginia Lawson
CORTEZ, COLORADO

By now, your garden is probably filled with ripe veggies! I jazz up this delightful...

Summer Bounty Ratatouille

Make use of your garden's surplus with this comforting dish from the Provence region of France. It's a vegetable dish...


Quinoa Squash Pilaf

“This is a wonderful recipe with different flavors and plenty of good-for-you ingredients,” Annette Spiegler promises from Arlington Heights, Illinois.

Zucchini with Pecans

This vegetable dish recipe was in my grandmother's collection. At first, I only cooked it on Sundays or special occasions....


Sesame Vegetables

When I go out to my garden in summer to "pick" dinner, my family knows I plan to fix this...


Zucchini Feta Bruschetta

I make this bruschetta with tomatoes, zucchini, garlic and basil fresh from the garden," says Tootie Ann Webber of East...


Teriyaki Zucchini and Onion

I came up with this dish because I was tired of all of the same dishes. It's quick, easy and...

Veggie Burgers

"We created these quick vegetable patties to use up some of our garden bounty," relates Mary James from Port Orchard,...


Cheddar Zucchini Wedges

In Camano Island, Washington, Vevie Clarke stirs together biscuit mix, tender zucchini, cheddar cheese and toasted almonds to create this...


Sesame Zucchini Bread

"We were treated to this delicious zucchini-flecked bread when we went to visit a friend one evening," remarks Dawn Fagerstrom...


Tomato Zucchini Salad

This salad is more special then a plain green salad and hardly any fuss to put together.—Dorothy Pritchett, Wills Point,...


Garden Chickpea Salad

Looking for a summer dish with a difference? Combine colorful crunchy veggies with soft feta cheese and good-for-you garbanzos. If...

Yummy Zucchini Chocolate Cake

As a confirmed chocoholic, this is my all-time favorite treat. I found the original recipe more than 20 years ago,...


Zucchini Pesto with Shrimp and Farfalle

Wonderful zucchini-basil pesto takes advantage of summer’s best produce and adds fantastic flavor to this simple pasta toss. You’ll feel...


Farmers Market Orzo Salad

Orzo is a tiny pasta shaped like rice. We use it as a base for veggies, lemony vinaigrette and cheeses...


Dark Chocolate Chip Zucchini Bread

A colleague brought this in one day for someone’s birthday. I grow zucchini in my garden so I had a...


Chinese-Style Zucchini

A quick side, this fresh-tasting dish is a good pair with salmon. The toasted sesame seeds really bring out the...