Zucchini Rolls with Goat Cheese and Mint
These zucchini rolls make delicious hors d'oeuvres for your summer barbecue.
Summer Squash Sandwich Stackers
These lemony summer squash pickles taste great in a sandwich, or on top of crostini with some cheddar cheese.
Roasted Zucchini-Chickpea Dip with Za'atar
The sweetness of roasted zucchini lends a lightness to this dip, far more interesting than your typical hummus.
Quinoa Salad with Grilled Zucchini, Feta, and Poblanos
The sweetness of grilled zucchini meets the mild heat of poblano peppers in this quinoa salad.
Dry-Fried Pork with Zucchini
The Sichuan technique of "dry frying" is a method that concentrates the flavor of the meat, and creates a crisp browned exterior.
Grilled Zucchini with Arugula, Pecorino, and Pinenut Salad
Crisp arugula and shaved pecorino turns this zucchini into a fresh and flavorful salad.
Grilled Zucchini with Olives, Parsley and Lemon
Or, for a different twist on the dish, try adding olives and parsley, instead.
Chilled Summer Squash Soup with Yogurt, Mint, and Sourdough Croutons
This chilled summer squash soup is a great way to cool off during the hot summer months.
Make-Ahead Zucchini and Quinoa Dill Bisque
Subbing quinoa for milk or cream keeps this bisque tasty and light.
Make-Ahead Spaghetti With Arugula Jalapeño Pesto and Zucchini
The jalapeño in this pesto adds a spicy kick. And for even more heat, you can leave the seeds in the jalapeño.
Make-Ahead Zucchini and Roasted Potato Puttanesca
Here's another zucchini-pasta substitution that's easy to make ahead for a quick lunch.
Penne with Fried Zucchini, Sun Golds, and Arugula
And of course, if you have some sun gold tomatoes on hand, you can always fry the zucchini and toss it with some penne for a delicious, simple dinner.
Spring Vegetable Risotto With Asparagus, Zucchini, Fava Beans, Snap Peas, and Morels
This risotto is a great way to employ fresh veggies, and it's a perfect light dinner for hot summer days.
Quick Zucchini and Dill Pancakes
And for a delicious Sunday brunch, try these zucchini and dill pancakes. They're quick and easy.
Easy Pan Pizza With Zucchini, Red Onion, and Pistachios
The zucchini on this pizza adds a roasty sweetness, and the whole dish is entirely vegan!
Easy Ratatouille with Chicken
One-pot meals needn't be boring! This ratatouille is simple, but delicious. And the freshness of the summer veggies—especially the zucchini—really brings the flavor to life.
And for yet another twist on the traditional ratatouille, fire up the grill. This one delivers a robust, smoky flavor that makes it ideal for a hearty side or light main.
Charred Corn and Zucchini Tacos
Charring the corn and zucchini brings out the natural sweetness in the veggies. Either use your favorite jarred salsa verde, or make your own!