Must Try Zucchini Recipes

Creative, Healthy, Easy Recipes for Zucchini

Roasted Zucchini and Potatoes
Roasted Zucchini and Potatoes. Stephanie Gallagher

Got a bumper crop of zucchini? No problem. These zucchini recipes give you lots of ways to enjoy your bounty, from the sweet to the savory. Whether you're craving chocolate zucchini bread or a flaky zucchini tart, you'll find good recipes here to satisfy your taste buds.

Zucchini Bread Recipe
Lemon zest makes this zucchini bread recipe taste fresh and light. Pumpkin pie spice makes it smell wonderful as it's baking.

Zucchini Tart Recipe
This zucchini tart looks like it comes from a French bistro, but it's actually a cinch to make. Frozen puff pastry is what makes this zucchini tart not only easy to prepare, but buttery and delicious.

Zucchini Brownies
Shredded zucchini gives these chocolate brownies a wonderfully moist and fudgy texture. If you didn't know these brownies had zucchini in them, you wouldn't taste it.

Grilled Vegetables
Fresh zucchini is marinated in Italian salad dressing then grilled in this super easy side dish recipe.

Oven Fried Zucchini
Panko bread crumbs and parmesan cheese give this fried zucchini recipe great texture and flavor. But it is far lower in fat than most fried zucchini recipes, because it is baked in the oven.

Chocolate Zucchini Bread with Coconut
This moist chocolate zucchini bread gets rich flavor from chocolate chips and coconut.

Fried Zucchini Fritters
This is a classic fried zucchini recipe - a great way to introduce kids to zucchini.

Polenta with Zucchini
Refrigerated polenta is lightly sauteed, then topped with zucchini and Parmesan cheese in this tasty zucchini side dish recipe.

Healthy Zucchini Bread
Canned pumpkin adds moisture and vitamins to this healthy zucchini recipe, while also cutting the fat. Whole wheat flour adds fiber and nutrients as well. But you'd never know this zucchini bread is healthy. It tastes too good!

Roasted Zucchini and Potatoes
Roasting brings out the natural sugars in vegetables, making them wonderfully browned, crispy and sweet. This recipe makes a fantastic side dish for everything from barbecue chicken to steak to burgers.

Zucchini Corn Chowder
Zucchini, sweet bell peppers and fresh corn make this corn chowder taste fresh. Cheddar cheese adds creaminess to this yummy corn chowder recipe.

Sauteed Zucchini Recipe
This simple zucchini side dish makes a great addition to just about any meal. Use fresh grated Parmesan cheese if you have it. It really adds terrific flavor.

Zucchini Bread with Walnuts
A hint of orange juice adds moisture and flavor to this walnut-studded zucchini bread recipe.

Zucchini Bread Sandwiches
Cream cheese is spread over slices of homemade zucchini bread in these tasty zucchini bread sandwiches. Serve them for lunch, afternoon tea or a light snack.

Zucchini Lasagna
This vegetable lasagna recipe is made with zucchini, yellow squash and carrots. I like to shred the vegetables when I'm serving this zucchini lasagna to kids.

Zucchini Pancakes
These zucchini pancakes are similar to potato pancakes. Made with shredded zucchini, parmesan cheese and scallions, these zucchini pancakes are lightly pan-fried.

Zucchini Pancakes with Feta Cheese
This zucchini pancakes recipe is similar to the one above, but it's made with feta cheese, giving these zucchini pancakes a slightly Greek flavor. If you'd like to add more Greek flavor to these zucchini pancakes, toss in some fresh chopped oregano and mint.

Zucchini Salad
Zucchini is shaved lengthwise, then tossed with lemon juice, red onion, olive oil, and parmesan cheese in this fresh and flavorful zucchini salad recipe.