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30+ Favorite Zucchini Recipes for Summer Cooking Fun!

By Sue Lau @zzazzazza

Summer zucchini recipes and ideas are always a welcome sight when our favorite squash make their appearance in midsummer and beyond.
30+ Favorite Zucchini Recipes for Summer Cooking Fun!

Summer Zucchini Recipes

By Sue Lau | Palatable Pastime

If you are looking for ideas to use the bounty of your summer zucchini from the garden, I have rounded up thirty recipes that I have that use it in one form or another.

I know I am growing zukes this year and they have just started coming in, so I am looking over what I have to make with it as well as putting my thinking cap on for more delicious ideas which I will share with you in the coming weeks.

30+ Favorite Zucchini Recipes for Summer Cooking Fun!

30+ Summer Zucchini Recipes

I have a wide assortment that I am sharing below that cover many different ways you can cook and bake with zucchini. From appetizers and soups to breads and main dishes, you can expect a little bit of everything.

Traditional minestrone soup with zucchini, potatoes, tomatoes, vegetables and savory Italian seasonings makes a warming and hearty lunch or first course.

30+ Favorite Zucchini Recipes for Summer Cooking Fun!

Zesty baked zucchini tots with cheddar, bacon and jalapenos puts some bite into your easy baked veggie tots appetizer or side dish.

30+ Favorite Zucchini Recipes for Summer Cooking Fun!

Garden zucchini can be easily made into this crispy, old-fashioned, yet sugar-free refrigerated bread and butter sweet pickle.

30+ Favorite Zucchini Recipes for Summer Cooking Fun!

Cinnamon spiced walnut muffins made moist with fresh summer zucchini.

30+ Favorite Zucchini Recipes for Summer Cooking Fun!

Oven baked with panko, zucchini fries lighten up from the usual deep fried appetizer.

30+ Favorite Zucchini Recipes for Summer Cooking Fun!

Easy and flavorful cornbread with zucchini and red bell peppers.

30+ Favorite Zucchini Recipes for Summer Cooking Fun!

Low carb version of hummus.

30+ Favorite Zucchini Recipes for Summer Cooking Fun!

Cook up some of your summer garden bounty in minutes with this quick and simple side dish.

30+ Favorite Zucchini Recipes for Summer Cooking Fun!

Moist and spicy apple muffins have the flavors of autumn.

30+ Favorite Zucchini Recipes for Summer Cooking Fun!

Delicious vegetarian enchiladas. The filling is quite simple to make. I use my recipe for chipotle taco sauce in this, as it does very well doubling as an enchilada sauce.

30+ Favorite Zucchini Recipes for Summer Cooking Fun!

DIY Gia Russa Pasta Salad combines a favorite Italian pasta salad dressing made from scratch with the perfect pasta salad ingredients.

30+ Favorite Zucchini Recipes for Summer Cooking Fun!

Southwest chicken and rice soup takes easy ingredients of cooked chicken in a spicy tomato based broth with rice, beans and tons of veggies.

30+ Favorite Zucchini Recipes for Summer Cooking Fun!

Caldo de Camaron is a tomato based Mexican shrimp soup flavored with ancho and pasilla chiles and vegetables in a lightly spicy broth.

30+ Favorite Zucchini Recipes for Summer Cooking Fun!

Budget beef vegetable lo mein is the cornerstone of a satisfying family meal for under six dollars for Hunger Awareness Month.

30+ Favorite Zucchini Recipes for Summer Cooking Fun!

Italian style chicken and noodle casserole, baked with a creamy Parmesan cheese sauce until hot and bubbly.

30+ Favorite Zucchini Recipes for Summer Cooking Fun!

A melange of late summer vegetables melds together in this simple and healthful crockpot summer stew.

30+ Favorite Zucchini Recipes for Summer Cooking Fun!

Vegetables take center stage at dinner with this healthy grilled sandwich with savory tomato-bacon jam.

Sweet and spicy chicken kebabs with sausage, veggies and peppers and a honey hatch chile glaze are a perfectly easy entree idea for your summer backyard barbecues.

30+ Favorite Zucchini Recipes for Summer Cooking Fun!

Flavor your summer grilling with Yuengling® Lager inside Smithfield® fresh bratwurst sausages using a made-from-scratch honey jalapeno grilling glaze.

30+ Favorite Zucchini Recipes for Summer Cooking Fun!

Classic Chinese stir-fry with chicken and vegetables make an easy weeknight meal.

30+ Favorite Zucchini Recipes for Summer Cooking Fun!

Mix of garden cherry tomatoes, summer zucchini, and mushrooms, roasted and tossed with pasta.

30+ Favorite Zucchini Recipes for Summer Cooking Fun!

Fresh corn on the cob takes center stage in this savory chilled picnic salad.

30+ Favorite Zucchini Recipes for Summer Cooking Fun!

Grilled Chicken Dinner salad with a BBQ Ranch salad dressing.

30+ Favorite Zucchini Recipes for Summer Cooking Fun!

Flavorful Mexican soup with pork and poblano peppers.

30+ Favorite Zucchini Recipes for Summer Cooking Fun!

Skewers of lobster over pasta with summer vegetables.

30+ Favorite Zucchini Recipes for Summer Cooking Fun!

Chicken with rice and vegetables in an easy foil packet for the oven...or grill.

30+ Favorite Zucchini Recipes for Summer Cooking Fun!

Light and low in carbs, this makes a great light and healthy meal.

30+ Favorite Zucchini Recipes for Summer Cooking Fun!

The Russian take on the grilled lamb kebab.

30+ Favorite Zucchini Recipes for Summer Cooking Fun!

Refreshingly different flavor in cucumber salad.

30+ Favorite Zucchini Recipes for Summer Cooking Fun!

A melange of roasted vegetables combines with Israeli pearl couscous, herbs, feta and chickpeas on crisp baby greens with a delicious lemon-balsamic vinaigrette.

30+ Favorite Zucchini Recipes for Summer Cooking Fun!

Harvest soup made with ground bison.

30+ Favorite Zucchini Recipes for Summer Cooking Fun!

Great to eat as is, or spread on crackers or serve on top of salad greens. Makes a perfect, cooling, hot weather lunch.

30+ Favorite Zucchini Recipes for Summer Cooking Fun!

and join my recipe group Palatable Recipes to see lots of great ideas from my blogging friends as well!

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