Yellow Squash

Fried yellow squash has long been a staple of Southern cooks. But yellow squash offers lots of possibilities. One quick and easy favorite is Minty Grilled Halibut with Yellow Squash. It's ready in 30 minutes or less.

See Popular Yellow Squash Recipes

Mushroom Squash Tart

Ladies' Home Journal

Rigatoni with Summer Squash, Spicy Sausage & Goat Cheese

Fine Cooking Magazine

Goat cheese brings the flavors of this pasta together while adding its own rich nuance.

Caponata with Kalamata Olives and Asiago Cheese

Food & Wine

Andres Barrera's version of caponata, the tangy Sicilian eggplant dish, mixes in olives, zucchini, and yellow squash and is topped with shaved Asiago cheese.

Total: 1 hr 10 mins

Stuffed Squash

Taste of the South
Total: 1 hr 20 mins

Pesto Chicken with Zucchini

Better Homes and Gardens

Squash and Zucchini Casserole

Taste of the South
Total: 1 hr 30 mins

Oven-Baked Pheasant Stew with Pastry

Midwest Living

Mushroom, squash, and artichokes fill these mini main-dish casseroles.

Squash and Mushroom Orzo

Better Homes and Gardens

Brimming with antioxidants as well as fantastic flavor, this savory orzo will quickly become a favorite dish in your home. Try adding fresh baby spinach to the saute pan a few minutes before tossing with the orzo. Top with shaved Parmigiano-Reggiano, and serve with Italian baked chicken or grilled fish.

Total: 35 mins

Italian Country Bread Soup

Better Homes and Gardens

This low-calorie side dish soup recipe is ready to eat in just 30 minutes.

Vegetables in Spicy Sour Cream

Better Homes and Gardens

This side dish recipe spices up cool, crisp vegetables with a smooth sour cream sauce.

Roasted Summer Squash

Diabetic Living

Slightly sweet from the caramelization that happens during roasting, this summer squash is an ideal side for fish or grilled chicken. Make a double batch and toss the leftovers into an omelet the next day.

Steak with Squash and Arugula

Better Homes and Gardens

A squash, tomato, and sweet pepper mixture combine with the peppery-flavored arugula to make a great side dish when served with grilled rib eye steaks.

Grilled Sausage with Summer Squash, Fresh Herbs & Olives

Fine Cooking Magazine

If you like, add other summer vegetables, like peppers, eggplant or sweet onions.

Pesto-Chicken Pizzas


For a quick and tasty dinner, spread purchased pesto on the pizza crust, add strips of chicken and summer squash and bake.

Grilled Squash and Manchego Quesadillas with Nectarine-Tomato Salsa

Better Homes and Gardens

Put your grill to use for these better-than-takeout quesadillas that feature ripe summer produce. Serve them with store-bought salsa, if desired, to simplify the recipe slightly.

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