Monday, April 4, 2011

Top Ten Zucchini Recipes I'm Dying to Try

So this week's obsession is zucchini. Probably because summer is coming and I love vegetable stands and great prices on in season veggies...or maybe just because I found a lot of zucchini recipes this week that are calling my name. Either way, here are ten mouth watering recipes that all center around that famous herbaceous plant.
1. Summer Garden Pasta Zucchini turns pasta into a side dish extraordinaire!
2. Sweet Potato Zucchini Bites Healthy + yummy + sweet = AMAZING!
3. Zucchini Tomato Pie Where has this summer staple been all my life? I'll certainly be "tweaking" this recipe soon--maybe adding some chopped ham?
4.  Zucchini-Olive Couscous This zucchini recipe has the added bonus of being something my family will actually eat without having to be coerced! They will eat anything with green olives!
5. Zucchini, Mushroom, and Ricotta Salad Okay, so the fam wouldn't touch this one, but yum, does it sound good to me!! Maybe I'll have to have a girlfriend over as an excuse to make it. : )
6. Zucchini Grinders Part veggie lasagna, part sandwich and all yummy!
7. Apple Zucchini Squares These are pure genius! And you've gotta go read the first comment in which the blogger's hubby gives them a five star rating. (and I think that's pretty sweet!)
8. Squash and Zucchini Casserole Plain and simple gets my vote every time!
9. Picnic Zucchini Bean Salad Beans=protein, so this one could be a whole meal, don't you think?
10. Chocolate Zucchini Cake What better way to end a list of ten on Of Such is the Kingdom than a chocolate cake?
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  1. I'm sending this link to my mom. She always has SO MANY zucchini from her garden that we are eating it constantly!

  2. We have our Zucchini seeds (finally) and are getting ready to get them in their peat pots! These are GREAT ideas for Zucchini! :)

  3. Here's a tried and true zucchini recipe that got rave reviews at our house (and it got mine too - a super easy, on-the-go breakfast)!

    Gotta love zucchini!

  4. Thanks for including me in your list!! If you really do love zucchini I have a bread recipe and a quiche recipe on the blog as well! I can't wait to try some of these!!

  5. You know, I'm not big on Zucchini, but some of these sound really good, perhaps I should give it another try :D

  6. Thank you for sharing all these wonderful zucchini recipes with The Hearth and Soul Blog Hop. Zucchini always seems to be so plentiful in my organic vegetable box and in my garden, it is great to know new and different ways to use it.

  7. Thanks for linking up the apple zucchini squares!! You'll LOVE them! And I love the rest of the links - definitely keeping these on hand for my zucchini crop this year. :)

  8. Great compilation! My zukes are still very small so it will be a while, but I look forward to trying some of these recipes. Thanks for sharing with the Hearth and Soul Hop.

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