Vegetarian Zucchini

Zucchini is a delicious vegetable that finds its way into many vegetarian kitchens. Primarily used in Italian cooking, zucchini receives a Mexican flair in vegetarian dishes like corn and potato tacos.

See Popular Vegetarian Zucchini Recipes

Zucchini Ribbons with Cranberry Beans and Pecans

Food & Wine

Monica Pope (an F&W Best New Chef 1996) loves the organic pecans from Rio Grande Organics in Quemado Valley, Texas ( She uses the nuts to garnish a salad of quickly grilled zucchini ribbons and creamy-fleshed cranberry beans. Pecan oil enhances the pecans' sweet flavor but the dish is equally delicious without it.

Total: 45 mins

Mediterranean Stuffed Zucchini

The Food Channel

Zucchini stuffed with savory onion, yellow squash, ripe tomatoes and crumbled feta cheese. Makes for an impressive vegetable side dish--or two servings make a healthy vegetable entree.

Roasted Zucchini with Ricotta and Mint

Food & Wine

Flavored with fennel and cumin seeds, this quick side dish (or vegetarian main course) has a fun Indian flavor. While chef Sheamus Feeley likes to add pequin peppers, any chile flakes work well.

Total: 35 mins

Zucchini and Tomato Skillet Dinner

Betty Crocker

Hearty brown rice and vegetables take the place of meat in this saucy one-dish dinner.

Total: 35 mins

Giant Zucchini Pancake

Atkins - Phase 2

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Total: 35 mins

Zucchini Bread and Butter Pickles

The Food Channel

Anyone who has a backyard garden probably has a surplus of zucchini at the end of the summer. This recipe will help you make sure they don't go to waste. These tasty pickles aren't as sweet as the store-bought bread and butter pickles, but you'll love 'em.

Total: 4 hrs

Rich Squash Casserole

Family Circle

Golden Vegetables

Vegetarian Times

30 minutes or fewer. Yellow zucchini is also called gold bar squash. Presentation is everything here.

Baked Stuffed Vegetables Provencal

Midwest Living

Basil and garlic flavor the bread crumbs used to fill the hollowed out vegetables in this hot side dish. It's a great dish to serve on a cool fall evening.

Zucchini Parmesan

Family Circle

For this outstanding side-dish casserole, layer sauteed zucchini with tomatoes and three types of cheese.

Grilled Vegetable Sandwiches

Pace Salsa & Picante

Imagine this...a mix of Mediterranean vegetables like eggplant, zucchini and peppers lightly grilled, topped with cheese and served on soft hoagie rolls. No need to imagine, these sandwiches are easy to make and absolutely delicious.

Total: 35 mins

Uncle Johns Famous Zucchini Nut Bread

The Food Channel

A sure sign of summer is too much zucchini! This delicious family recipe solves the dilemma with a quick and easy zucchini nut bread recipe the whole family will enjoy. Great with a cup of coffee or tea for breakfast, as an afternoon snack topped with a shmear of cream cheese or as a late night dessert on the front porch.

Total: 1 hr 10 mins

Stuffed Zucchini

Better Homes and Gardens

This eye-catching side dish can be made with patty pan or yellow summer squash as well as zucchini.

Zucchini and Feta Cheese Souffles

Better Homes and Gardens

Elevate brunch to new heights with these mini souffles. Or serve as a side dish with fish or chicken.

Zucchini with Balsamic Vinaigrette

Better Homes and Gardens

Serve this summer appetizer salad warm, or chill the zucchini and peppers and serve it cold.

Zucchini & Chickpea Ratatouille

Family Circle

Fans of zucchini and chickpeas will enjoy this vegetarian recipe. Italian-seasoned tomatoes and red pepper flakes add flavor and a hint of spice.

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