Got an excess of zucchinis in your garden? You’re definitely not the only one! Zucchinis are just one of those awesome abundant plants that just grow and grow and when you think you’ve picked the last one you find another one! Luckily, however, they are also delicious vegetables with a ton of potential!
Did you know zucchini is an awesome replacement for anything with gluten? You can make crunchy zucchini chips, replace thin gluten-y crust with a crispy zucchini one and even make pasta out of it! Or add zucchini to chocolate banana bread for extra moisture and as a wonderful way to sneak vegetables into your kids’ food. Zucchini also tastes awesome in quesadillas, stir-frys or… well… basically anything!
There are so many brilliant uses for zucchini and here we have a list of 125 recipes that you will be sure to use up every last garden zucchini.
1. Parmesan Zucchini
Now here’s an easy recipe if I’ve ever seen one! Slice those garden-fresh zucchinis in half, sprinkle some parmesan and herbs on top, bake them until crispy and then dig in!
2. Lemon Zucchini Bread
A soft, squishy and moist citrusy bread using the delicious combination of zucchinis and lemons. Enjoy this with your morning tea or as a midnight snack!
3. Zucchini Salad
Looking to get some greens into your meal? Just check out how delicious this zucchini salad looks- let alone how it tastes!
4. Baked Cheesy Zucchini Bites
What makes this little zucchini bites neat is that instead of being fried like their fritter counterparts these ones are baked for a healthier option.
5. Garlic Zucchini Pasta
Stop feeling guilty about the heavy pasta dishes that you love so much. Replace that gluten with fresh zucchini pasta and enjoy the same great taste without feeling bloated afterward.
6. Zucchini Brownies
Imagine sinking your teeth into these chocolatey, moist and delectable delights! A great way to sneak vegetables into dessert.
7. Zucchini Breadsticks
Did anyone else hear their tummy say “YUM!” when they looked at this cheesy zucchini breadsticks? Perfect as a football game appetizer or to send with the kids to school!
8. Oven Baked Zucchini Chips
Got that terrible craving for something salty, crunchy and finger-licking good? Well, forget about going to the store and picking up greasy potato chips! Whip up some homemade zucchini chips instead!
9. Zucchini Oat Coconut Chocolate Chip Cookies
Well, if the name didn’t sell you on these cookies then I don’t know what will! Just look at that gooey chocolate all mixed in with soft shades of a healthy green.
10. Spicy Zucchini Soup
Nothing like a hot bowl of soup on a cold winter day. A great way to use up all those extra zucchinis is by whipping up a large pot of this soup and then freezing what you don’t eat!
11. Zucchini Enchiladas
Can you believe that these enchiladas are low-carb? I know it’s hard to believe but by replacing what’s normally a tortilla with lightly sliced zucchinis you will feel light and satisfied!
12. Zucchini Blueberry Muffins
Start your morning off right with a special homemade treat! Also, a wonderful snack to pull out when the hunger starts kicking in a little too early at work.
13. Parmesan Zucchini Fries
Sprinkled with ooey gooey parmesan and baked to a crisp! If your kiddos are begging you for french fries with their hamburgers you can be sure to sneak these vegetables into them!
14. Zucchini Lasagna
I’ve made this one before and let me tell you it’s delicious! A great way to feed the whole family while using up those extra zucchinis from the garden.
15. Zucchini Pizza Boats
Your kids are definitely going to love this one! All their favorite pizza toppings loaded on top of a juicy zucchini boat and served hot!
16. Rhubarb Zucchini Bread
An easy zucchini bread recipe with a tangy twist! A tart red strip of rhubarb hidden amongst a softly sweet and moist zucchini bread.
17. One Pot Taco Zucchini Noodles
A healthier and low-carb version of a taco spaghetti pasta dish using twisty zucchini noodles instead of spaghetti.
18. Zucchini Carrot Cake
Is anyone else a little bit too obsessed with carrot cake? It’s just one of those desserts that make you close your eyes so you can really enjoy it! Here’s a version that uses zucchinis!
19. Lemon Garlic Zucchini Noodles
This is a light lunch that is full of flavor! Bursting with citrusy lemon and doused with garlic, this simple dish will be your new go-to snack!
20. Quick Zucchini Cheddar Bread
A savory bread that would taste amazing with a hot bowl of soup or decorated with a buttery avocado spread! Is your mouth watering yet?
21. French Onion Zoodle Back
Any fans of french onion soup? Well, give your old recipe an upgrade by adding zoodles! What are zoodles? Zucchini noodles of course!
22. Banana Zucchini Sheet Cake
Sweet and simple! This is a lovely dessert to put out during tea time as a sweet little treat for your visiting guests!
23. Chicken Zucchini Rolls
Just 4 ingredients to whip up these melt-in-your-mouth cheesy chicken zucchini rolls! A perfect meal to bring to an autumn potluck.
24. Greek Zoodles
For any Greek lovers out there this one is definitely for you! Spirally zucchini noodles dressed with feta, olives, artichokes, and tomatoes for a light and healthy meal.
25. Zucchini Grilled Cheese
Just looking at that cheese melting out of the green sandwich makes my mouth water! If you’re looking for a way to sneak some vegetables into your kids’ food this is a great idea!