Zucchini Recipes - Recipes using zucchini
Baked Pasta with Zucchini and Mozzarella Recipe
Zucchini, black olives, tomatoes, and mozzarella are tossed with pasta and baked for a filling casserole.
Banana Zucchini Bread Recipe
You'll never know there's zucchini in this deliciously moist banana quick bread. You can also use the batter to make muffins.
Barley & Vegetables Recipe
Mushrooms, zucchini, onion, and celery blend with barley for an easy garden skillet dish.
Chicken in Green Pumpkinseed Sauce Recipe
Herbs, chiles, chayotes, tomatillos, and zucchini enrich Mexican chicken with pumpkinseed sauce. If you do not like spicy foods, cut back on the chiles or use milder chiles to suit your tastes.
Chicken, Vegetable, and Rice Soup Recipe
chicken enriches this hearty vegetable soup with protein. It includes navy beans, onions, carrots, zucchini, squash, tomatoes, rice, spinach, and more. It is literally a vegetable garden in a bowl. Plan ahead to soak the beans overnight or save yourself some time and used drained canned beans.
Chili con Cashews Recipe
Hearty vegetarian chili will please all with carrots, onions, bell peppers, cashews, kidney beans, tomatoes, and raisins topped with Swiss or Cheddar cheese. Serve it over cornbread or pasta for a filling meal. The chili may be cooked on the stove-top or in a crockpot.
Chocolate Zucchini Roll Recipe
If you like zucchini bread, try this chocolate zucchini roll stuffed with cream cheese frosting. You will have a hard time tasting the zucchini in this dessert.
Confetti Zucchini Relish Recipe
Colorful and tasty relish combines zucchini, onion, and bell peppers. It is a beautiful condiment to serve with meats or poultry or as a sandwich relish.
Couscous Salad Recipe
Filled with vegetables, raisins, garbanzo beans, and spices, this hearty couscous salad is prepared the day before and served cold.
Fried Squash Blossoms Recipe
Use squash, pumpkin or zucchini flowers for this favorite recipe that is popular in Italy as well as Mexico. If you are lucky enough to have a garden and plant any type of squash, you will know how prolific they are. Nipping off the blossoms will help tame the harvest and help the remainders that grow into fruit.
Grilled Sea Scallops with Raspberry Thyme Butter Sauce Recipe
A sauce of raspberries, thyme, and wine makes grilled scallops shine. Grilled vegetables are served on the side. The sauce also works well with pan-seared scallops, if you cannot grill.
Grilled Veal Chops and Zucchini with Rosemary Recipe
Boned veal chops are marinated in lemon oil, then skewered on rosemary sprigs and grilled with zucchini. Plan ahead for marination time, 3 hours or overnight. If you cannot use a grill, you can use your oven broiler or a very hot oven.
Lentils with Zucchini Recipe
This Indian dish combines lentils and zucchini with turmeric, garam masala, ginger, and chile for a tasty side dish with a bit of a bite.
Noonie's Zucchini Casserole Recipe
Noonie's Zucchini Casserole Recipe. This old-fashioned zucchini casserole is incredibly simple and fast to throw together. The ingredients are few, but the flavor is bold.
Pork and Clams East Meets West Style (Alentejana) Recipe
Pork tenderloin and littleneck clams are enhanced with garlic, ginger, wine, and vegetables in this East meets West dish.
Quick Couscous with Chicken Recipe
Chicken and vegetables are simmered in a rich wine sauce flavored with tomatoes, herbs, and spices, then served on a bed of couscous.
Ratatouille Recipe - Light Ratatouille Recipe
Ratatouille with eggplant, zucchini, tomatoes, onions, and bell peppers is delicious as well as being low-fat. The dish is served hot, cold, or at room temperature. It is best made a day in advance.
Roasted Vegetables Recipe
Roasting carmelizes and brings out the flavor of zucchini, squash, bell peppers, asparagus, and onion. You don't have to be on the famous South Beach Diet to enjoy this one.
Six-Million-Dollar Manicotti Recipe
This is a low-fat version of manicotti stuffed with chicken, carrots, zucchini, mushrooms, and herbs with low-fat cheeses.
Spinach, Carrot and White Kidney Bean Pate Recipe
Along with spinach, carrots, and white beand, this vegetable spread also includes onion, mushrooms, and zucchini. A food processor makes it fast and easy to put together.
Stuffed Chicken Breasts in Phyllo Recipe
Chicken breasts are stuffed with mushrooms, summer squash, garlic, cream cheese, and herbs, then wrapped in phyllo. This is a worthy restaurant dish.
Stuffed Squash Blossoms Recipe
If you are lucky enough to have a garden full of zucchini, acorn squash, pumpkin or other squash, try stuffed squash blossoms. These are stuffed with an herbed cheese mixture, dipped in a light beer batter, and then fried to a golden brown.
Summer Squash and Spinach Gratin with Ricotta Custard Recipe
Zucchini, squash, spinach, mushrooms, leeks, and ricotta cheese combine in this delicious gratin. This recipe specifies zucchini and crookneck squashes, but others may be substituted with equally satisfying results.
Sun-Dried Tomato Pizza Fondue Recipe
If you love pizza, you will adore this fondue loaded with three kinds of cheese.
Tortilla Soup (El Torito's Sopa de Tortilla) Recipe
This hearty chicken soup with a Mexican flavor is loaded with chicken, carrots, potatoes, tomatoes, and zucchini. It is a crowd-pleaser at the popular El Torito restaurant chain in California. To save time, use cooked rotisserie chicken from the market or your own leftover chicken.
Turkey Meat Loaf Recipe - South Beach Diet Recipe Phase 2
It may be a diet recipe, but there's no skimping on taste. Flavorful ground turkey meat loaf is flavored with tomato paste, red wine, garlic, basil, oregano, and zucchini with a fiber-rich binder of oatmeal. The whole family will enjoy this along with the dieters.
Vegetable French Omelette Recipe
Basic French omelet is made with egg whites. Three different fillings are also included. Suitable for breakfast, lunch, or a light dinner. Amounts are easily multiplied for more servings.
Veggie Omelet Recipe
Onions, bell peppers, zucchini, and tomatoes stuff this light, low-calorie omelet. Feel free to experiment with your own favorite veggies.
Zucchini Barley Bulgur Stuffing Recipe
Bulgur, barley, and zucchini flavored with peach nectar and almonds make a unique savory dressing. The stuffing may be prepared as a vegetarian dish by using vegetable broth and margarine.
Zucchini Chowder Recipe
Creamy zucchini soup is loaded with onions, tomatoes, and corn. It is further enriched with Cheddar cheese, Parmesan, and evaporated milk. Served with a salad and crusty bread, the chowder is hearty enough for a meal.
Zucchini Lemon Muffins (Weight Watchers) Recipe
You will enjoy these scrumptious zucchini and lemon muffins whether you are dieting or not. This is a favorite low-fat alternative for those on Weight Watchers.
Zucchini Pate Recipe
Try this unusual no-cook pate made with zucchini, sweet onions, chives, cream cheese, and roasted red peppers to serve as a dip or spread with herb crackers, carrot sticks, and celery logs. Plan ahead to refrigerate the pate at least 4 hours or overnight.
Zucchini Pickles Recipe
If you like traditional dill pickles, try making some with zucchini instead of cucumbers. Plan ahead for standing time.
Zucchini Yogurt Cake Recipe
Zucchini lends fiber and texture while yogurt adds subtle richness to this cake sweetened with honey and bananas. Pecans may be substituted for the walnuts, or they may be omitted completely.