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  • Julia Child's Zucchini Au Gratin - An incredibly delicious gratin with a complex flavor, light and creamy without being loaded with calories

    Julia Child’s Zucchini Au Gratin

    ...Volume 2 Print Recipe 4.34 from 33 votes Julia Child's Zucchini Au Gratin Servings: 6 Calories: 240 kcal Author: Sexy Veggie Ingredients 2 - 2 ½ lbs. zucchini (or other summer squash) ½ cup…

    July 14, 2016
  • Zucchine Alla Parmigiana (Zucchini Parmesan) - A twist on one of Italy's most famous dishes .. this lightened-up version includes grilled zucchini instead of fried eggplant and all garden fresh ingredients

    Zucchine Alla Parmigiana (Zucchini Parmesan)

    per pound of zucchini) and set them in a colander for 30 minutes. Then rinse and blot them dry with paper towels. Photo Credit: Since the zucchini tends to...…

    September 3, 2014
  • Zucchini Bread with Walnuts + Chocolate - Love this healthy version of a classic made with almond flour & all-natural sweeteners. It's moist, fluffy, and absolutely delicious!

    Zucchini Bread with Walnuts + Chocolate

    ...zucchinis quite this big, well, and maybe not zucchinis this big and in this amount !! My husband looked at me and smiled. It didn't need to be said aloud....…

    August 20, 2014
  • Zucchini + Herb Pasta Salad - A salad that tastes like summer. Rich in veggies and fresh herbs, it's simple to make and substantial enough for dinner

    Zucchini and Herb Pasta Salad

    ...zucchini, which are cut into thin disks and fried until golden before being splashed with a bit of red wine vinegar. Producing something that's neither crisp (chip-like), nor pickled, instead...…

    July 11, 2016
  • Zucchini Noodles & Salmon with Almond-Herb Pesto. Long strands of spiraled zucchini make a delicious stand-in for pasta in this light and flavor filled dish

    Zucchini Noodles and Salmon with Almond-Herb Pesto

    ...vegetables can be turned into fun pasta-like ribbons, and from there, used to create gluten-free versions of your favorite pasta dishes. All of a sudden it's the zucchini, sweet potato,...…

    February 5, 2015
  • Roasted Eggplant, Mushroom, and Zucchini Sauce

    ...familiar rituals. He told me of his Italian grandfather's signature pasta dish, a roasted eggplant, mushroom, and zucchini sauce. He'd let the veggies simmer in marinara sauce all day, black...…

    November 14, 2019
  • Have a Fun Weekend - July 22, 2016

    Have a Fun Weekend

    ...Zucchini Alla Parmigiana (Zucchini Parmesan) – A twist on one of Italy's most famous dishes. This lightened-up version includes grilled zucchini instead of fried eggplant and all garden-fresh ingredients Greek...…

    July 23, 2016
  • A veggie filled ricotta cheesecake .. flavored with garlic, lemon, and dill. Wonderful for brunch or as a side in your summer picnic basket

    Ricotta Cheesecake with Summer Veggies

    ...notes from its author “To shred the zucchini, use a box grater – most micro planes are too fine, you want shredded zucchini. Not mush. Feel free to play around...…

    July 7, 2015
  • Asian Zoodle Bowls with Beef are quick to throw together, loaded with veggies, beef, and tossed in a homemade Asian sauce. So much healthier than takeout and incredibly good!

    Asian Zoodle Bowls with Beef

    ...Our bounty of summer zucchini has, regrettably not been very exciting as of late. My husband has been grilling it, and I've been grating it into morning muffins. Although I...…

    August 1, 2017
  • This healthy white turkey chili is a tasty alternative. It's also gorgeous, with flecks of green from zucchini, oregano & green chills.

    White Bean Turkey Chili

    ...favorite tomato-based version. It uses naturally lean ground turkey, plenty of white beans, onions, and zucchini. I dressed the original up a little with a bit more seasonings and upped...…

    February 20, 2014
  • Stellar Quinoa Burgers - A really great veggie burger recipe is always nice to have on hand. This version is both tasty and hearty. Sweet potato are a binder, quinoa for protein, & mushrooms for depth.

    Stellar Quinoa Burgers

    ...Stellar Quinoa Burgers Servings: 4 Burgers Calories: 405 kcal Author: Sexy Veggie Ingredients 1 small sweet potato 6 Tbsp olive oil, divided Kosher salt freshly ground pepper 1 portobello mushroom ½ small zucchini 1…

    February 28, 2016
  • Mexican Lasagna with Bison and Veggies - Corn tortillas replace lasagna noodles in this bison and veggie version .. with a south-of-the-border twist

    Mexican Lasagna with Bison and Veggies

    ...lean ground beef) 1 onion, chopped 4 cloves garlic, minced 1 Tbsp olive oil 2 - 3 bell peppers sliced into thin strips (any color of peppers work great) 1 zucchini, sliced into thin…

    April 29, 2015
  • A Very Egg-ceptional Veggie Bake - When breakfast is what's for dinner, make this. The recipe is flexible enough for whatever is in your fridge

    A Very Egg-ceptional Veggie Bake

    ...Wash and dice the sweet potatoes your neighbor left on your doorstep What’s this you’ve found? Extra mushrooms and an onion left-over from the Hamburger Stroganoff? The zucchini that never...…

    October 31, 2017
  • Cream of Broccoli & Avocado Soup (The Plan) - The ideal no-frills cream of broccoli soup. Easy to make & filled with fresh ingredients .. this simple vegan, gluten-free soup is very satisfying

    Cream of Broccoli and Avocado Soup (The Plan)

    ...seed 2 cups chicken broth (low sodium, if you have it) ½ cup water ¾ can full-fat coconut milk 4 cups broccoli, chopped (about 2 heads of broccoli) 4 cups zucchini, chopped (about 2…

    January 4, 2015
  • Veggie & Potato Egg Baskets - A fun & delicious take on breakfast. Tender but crispy veggie potato nests with a baked egg in the middle.

    Veggie and Potato Egg Baskets

    ...Potatoes) 1 egg fine grain sea salt + freshly ground black pepper For each Carrot-Potato Egg Basket start with: 2 Tbsp refrigerated shredded hash brown potatoes 2 Tbsp shredded carrot For each Zucchini-Herb-Potato Egg…

    January 10, 2016
  • Curried Vegetables with Potato and White Fish - A hearty veggie forward curry that's colorful, healthy, and infinitely adaptable, depending on the season

    Curried Vegetables with Potato and White Fish

    ...the farmer's market when I decided to make this one. Having a fresh pepper and zucchini in my bag, and grabbing some cauliflower from the freezer. Worked great. Play around...…

    July 18, 2017
  • Summer Veggie Minestrone - A simple yet wonderful vegetable soup – filled with the freshest produce only summer can bring

    Summer Veggie Minestrone

    ...6 Servings Calories: 267 kcal Author: Sexy Veggie Ingredients 3 Tbsp olive oil 3 cloves garlic, minced 3 celery ribs, chopped 3 carrots, chopped 1 small eggplant, chopped 2 medium potatoes, chopped 2 red…

    August 30, 2014
  • I made this simple one-pot winter pasta with a sauce made from lots of kale, shallots, garlic, goat cheese and penne. Whatever I had on hand. You might tweak it with a different cheese - Parmesan or pecorino, for example. Or even ricotta. You could top it with a some chopped black olives or toasted nuts...I kept it pretty simple here. You can reheat any leftovers the next day, with a splash of water. The pasta holds up nicely.

    Summer Squash and Lemony Basil Pasta summer pasta with squash, zucchini, and large tube pasta. The sauce made with olive oil, garlic, parmesan, and lemon juice You might tweak it with a different cheese, goat...…

    June 21, 2017
  • Veggie Chili - A 100% vegan chili recipe that has all of the deep chili flavor, textural contrast, and rib-sticking richness that the best chili should have

    Veggie Chili

    ...4.5 from 12 votes Veggie Chili Prep Time 25 mins Cook Time 35 mins Total Time 1 hr Servings: 6 Servings Calories: 345 kcal Author: Sexy Veggie Ingredients 4 medium zucchini, cut...…

    May 4, 2015
  • Grilled Skirt Steak & Veggie Salad - Grilled skirt steak, along with the freshest summer veggies .. this salad is pure summer on a plate

    Grilled Skirt Steak and Veggie Salad

    ...a sharp diagonal ½" thick 2 small zucchini, sliced on a sharp diagonal ½" thick 2 ears of corn, husked 1 cup cherry tomatoes, preferably a mix of colors, halved 2 scallions, thinly sliced…

    August 3, 2015
  • Chickpea Ratatouille - Featured

    Chickpea Ratatouille

    ...chunks 1 lb roma tomatoes, cored and chopped 2 zucchini, cut into large chunks 1 medium red onion, sliced 2 red (or yellow bell peppers) cored, seeded, and sliced 8 oz. fresh mushrooms,…

    June 28, 2013
  • Yoga Pot with Veggies, Lentils and Herbs - A warm and comforting stew filled with fresh veggies, lentils, and herbs that are thrown into a pot and left to simmer

    Yoga Pot with Veggies, Lentils, and Herbs

    ...lentils absorb 1 ½ tsp fine-grain sea salt ¾ tsp freshly ground black pepper 1 bunch broccoli, cut into bite-size pieces 1 medium-sized fennel, thinly sliced 1 zucchini, cut into bite-size pieces 1 large…

    October 5, 2015
  • Roasted Veggie Enchiladas - Featured

    Roasted Vegetable Enchiladas

    ...chile, cut into matchsticks 2 red bell peppers, cut into matchsticks ¼ head cauliflower, cut into ½" chunks 1 small zucchini, cut into ½" chunks 1 small sweet potato, peeled and cut into ½"…

    July 25, 2013
  • Mediterranean Quinoa Buddha Bowl - A favorite Buddha bowl - made with quinoa, Mediterranean flavors, and veggies on overdrive

    Mediterranean Quinoa Buddha Bowl

    ...Kalamata olives juice from half a lemon crushed red pepper (depending on your tolerance for heat) Buddha Bowl 1 cup dry quinoa 2 Persian cucumbers, sliced 1 zucchini, sliced, or cut into ribbons 1…

    March 17, 2017
  • Roasted Vegetable & Balsamic Chicken Wraps - Featured

    Balsamic Chicken and Roasted Veggie Wraps

    ...2 zucchini, cut into thick slices 1 cup cherry tomatoes, halved 1 red onion, sliced 1 head roasted garlic 1 red pepper, sliced 1 lb boneless, skinless chicken breasts ¼ cup aged balsamic vinegar…

    May 15, 2013
  • Smoky Minestrone with Tortellini + Pesto - A soup chock full of fresh veggies, with touches of indulgence from smoky bacon, cheesy tortellini, and pesto

    Smoky Minestrone with Tortellini and Pesto

    ...blend 1 leek, trimmed and sliced thinly 3 carrots, peeled and chopped 2 ribs of celery, chopped 1 medium-sized zucchini, chopped 1 potato, peeled and chopped 4 cups chicken stock, preferably homemade (vegetable stock…

    February 5, 2016
  • Bibimbap - The bed of pearly white rice adorned with a ring of colorful vegetables and beef, and a bright yellow egg, the shining star in the center


    ...makes for a prettier presentation) While we made ours with carrots, mushrooms, zucchini, scallions, and kimchi; the technique for one-pot, egg-topped crispy rice works for any cuisine's flavor combination. An...…

    May 27, 2017
  • Kansas City-Style BBQ Ribs - Unlike the dry ribs from Memphis, Kansas City’s version glistens with a glaze of molasses-base barbecue sauce

    Kansas City-Style BBQ Ribs

    ...that's left is to grab a drink and wait until they're tender. If you're feeling overly ambitious while you're waiting? Maybe make some fruit spritzers, tangy mustard potato, or zucchini...…

    June 29, 2017
  • Tips for Throwing a Perfect Dinner Party

    Tips for Throwing a Perfect Dinner Party

    ...hard to make comfort food when I'm craving things like heirloom tomatoes, sweet corn, zucchini, and fruit. Sometimes it's not the season, but our mood that drives the theme. A...…

    August 26, 2016
  • Summer Veggie Pizza

    ...Veggie options – Broccoli, cherry tomatoes, corn, bell peppers, onions, yellow summer squash, zucchini, or spinach leaves Cheese options – Fresh mozzarella, Parmesan, soft goat cheese, shredded Monterey Jack, Cheddar,...…

    August 7, 2014
  • Mid Week Inspiration No.1

    ...Any ideas for an abundance of zucchini? Has she discovered any great snacking ideas while scrolling through new Instagram accounts? And then it occurred to me. Not only do I...…

    August 10, 2017
  • 10 Fun Kitchen Gadgets

    ...and turnips), as well as zucchini, onions, and even apples Cake Leveler – When making a multi-layered birthday cake, you can trim the dome off with a long serrated knife....…

    November 18, 2016
  • Summer Recipes on Repeat

    ...Zucchini and Herb Pasta Salad – It tastes like a summer evening. A beautifully green pasta recipe filled with veggies, edamame, fresh herbs, capers, and mozzarella Photo Credit –…

    June 10, 2017
  • Mediterranean Salad with Creamy Feta Dressing & Naan - A quick and easy salad featuring the bold flavors of the Mediterranean

    Mediterranean Salad with Creamy Feta Dressing and Naan

    ...onion, sliced thin 1 carrot, sliced thin 1 zucchini, sliced thin 4 oz pitted black olives, chopped 2 handfuls fresh mint leaves, chopped Creamy Feta Dressing 4 oz feta cheese, crumbled + a bit…

    September 21, 2015
  • Strawberry, Chicken & Poppy Seed Salad - With a poppyseed dressing .. greens, tender chicken, fruit, and a handful of crunch pecans .. this is a salad that's sure to stand out

    Strawberry, Chicken and Poppyseed Salad

    ...veggies (think zucchini, onion, eggplant, and tomato), just before grilling Use it as a dip for bites of fruit like sliced apples or cubed pineapple and melon Fill a pita...…

    June 10, 2015
  • Happiness is Turkey Meatballs

    ...bun for a meatball sub situation, over noodles, or even zucchini noodles can help fill out a larger meal. I hope these make it to your weeknight repertoire. A few...…

    August 18, 2019
  • Sheet Pan Lemon-Herb Roasted Salmon with Veggies - This easy, delicious lemon-herb salmon meal is SO good, made on one sheet pan and ready in 30 minutes!

    Sheet Pan Lemon-Herb Roasted Salmon with Veggies

    ...of butter), thyme, basil or marjoram Peanut oil (instead of butter), cilantro or mint Different veggie combinations? Definitely, equal baking time veggies like broccoli, cauliflower, zucchini, squash will work without...…

    February 7, 2017