Summer Squash

Summer squash are a subset of squashes that are harvested when immature (while the rind is still tender and edible), such as zucchini.

Recipes

  1. Summer Squash & White Bean Saute

    Bountiful summer vegetables--zucchini, summer squash , fresh tomatoes--are quickly sauteed with protein-rich white beans and topped with Parmesan for a hearty dish. This saute is endlessly versatile and works well with eggplant, peppers or corn. Double it and toss the leftovers with bowtie pasta for ...

  2. Zucchini & Summer Squash Gratin with Parmesan & Fresh Thyme

    For this gratin, use all the interesting green and yellow summer squashes (pattypan, scallop, crookneck, butterstick) you find at the farmers' market.

  3. Sausage and Summer Squash

    Ideal for a light supper, this easy sausage and summer squash main dish recipe can be prepared in less than 30 minutes.

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Articles

  1. Summer Squash Recipes: What to Make From Your Own Garden

    Wed, 14 Aug 2013

    Summer squash is one of those vegetables that’s fun and easy to grow ..... great recipes to allow you to make a complete menu of summer squash alone. No kidding. Start with Summer Squash Bruschetta , move on to a chicken or a steak dish with

  2. Summer Squash & Zucchini — Easiest Recipe Yet!

    Wed, 11 Sep 2013

    Summer squash and zucchini — and you thought we were finished with all that! Not yet ..... In her blog, Lear says, “Lately I’ve added something new to my summer squash repertoire — cooking them low and slow. Although this method sounds

  3. Pesto Chicken Breasts with Summer Squash : 30-Minute Meal

    Wed, 19 Jun 2013

    When you make Pesto Chicken Breasts with Summer Squash , you are ticking off three seasonal “best practices ..... delicious, and super-fast, Pesto Chicken Breasts with Summer Squash is your ticket to a hassle-free summer that tastes

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Videos

  1. How to Make Pasta Salad

    Tue, 14 Feb 2012

    ounces). Today, we will use rotini. Two cups yellow summer squash or zucchini, halved lengthwise and sliced. About one medium summer squash is what we're gonna use today. One cup frozen peas

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    desired pasta (8 ounces). Today, we will use rotini. Two cups yellow summer squash or zucchini, halved lengthwise and sliced. About one medium summer squash is what we're gonna use today. One cup frozen peas, thawed; shelled fresh peas, cooked and cooled; or frozen whole kernel corn,

Food Blogs We Love

  1. Gnocchi with Summer Squash , Corn, Basil, and Feta

    Mon, 8 Sep 2014

    30 minutes are all you need to get a bowl of gnocchi with summer squash , corn, basil, and feta on the table! It’s a great easy weeknight meal that even the pickiest eaters will love. So, apparently

  2. Quick and Easy Sesame Summer Squash Stir-Fry Recipe

    Wed, 25 Jul 2012

    Lately, I’ve been getting lots of Summer Squash in my CSA Box. I’ve been grilling them the last few weeks, but decided to stir-fry them instead for a change. This easy recipe can be made... Continue Reading

  3. Grilled Bell Peppers and Summer Squash Recipe (Power Food)

    Fri, 13 Jul 2012

    One of my favorite lazy ways to prepare fresh summer vegetables is cooking them on the grill. It’s so easy and the perfect way to take advantage of the summer bounty of peppers, squash and Continue Reading

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