14 Delicious Zucchini Recipes You Need To Try!

BY : PUBLISHED : June 30th, 2021 UPDATED: October 8th, 2021

It’s summer time which means the stores are filled with an abundance of the freshest zucchinis of the year! If you have a garden, I’m sure you’re swimming in them! If you don’t have a garden, don’t fret! Because they’re in season, you’ll find them easily at your local grocery store and for the best price also (which is always a plus!). Get ready to make the best zucchini recipes because we’ve got quite the amazing round up for you!

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The magic of zucchini is that it can be enjoyed in so many ways! You can eat it raw, steam them into a veggie stir fry, grill them alongside other veggies on a skewer, turn them into zoodles, or even grate them into something sweet like cupcakes! You can have a full day of zucchini-based dishes alone if you wanted to and we’re all for it! Let’s dive into these amazing zucchini recipes!

Vegan Zucchini Bread

A loaf of zucchini bread sliced on a white cutting board
This amazing zucchini bread is the perfect combination of sweetness mixed with healthy, wholesome ingredients to enjoy as a dessert as well as a snack. It’s incredibly easy to make and you’re going to love how perfectly moist it turns out!

Vegan Lasagna with Tofu Ricotta

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If you’re looking for your new go-to lasagna recipe, you’ve found it! It’s perfect for meal prepping for the week and is also freezer-friendly. This recipe is from The Friendly Vegan Cookbook and is one of our absolute favorites!

Creamy Zucchini Basil Soup

two white bowls of zucchini basil soup in a white background
Do you like creamy soups? This one is full of bold flavors and uses super simple ingredients. Get ready to use up a ton of your zucchini supply because this one calls for 2 pounds!

Summer Zucchini Pesto

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Are you up to your ears in garden zucchini yet? How about a fresh-tasting Zucchini Pesto to help you get through it? This recipe by Vegan Huggs is quick, easy, oil-free, vegan and delicious!

Zucchini and Potato Casserole

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If you love casseroles, you’re going to adore this delicious blend of potatoes and zucchinis! This crowd-pleaser will have everyone screaming seconds!

Vegan Chocolate Zucchini Bread

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Ultra rich and moist vegan chocolate zucchini bread that no one will know is healthy and gluten free! Incredibly decadent yet low sugar and refined sugar, this chocolate zucchini bread by The Banana Diaries is the perfect excuse to use up that extra zucchini!

Summer Zucchini and Hominy

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Looking for the ultimate simple recipe to use up those zucchinis? This recipe is full of refreshing summer veggies! Zucchini, hominy, onion, garlic – it can’t get much better than that!

Grilled Zucchini

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Grilled Zucchini is a super great way to use up some of those zukes in the garden. This recipe by Vegan in the Freezer uses a simple marinade for tossing before grilling.

Baked Zucchini Fries

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These amazing zucchini fries by Plantifully Based are the perfect summer appetizer or snack. It’s sprinkled with panko bread crumbs and vegan parmesan cheese and will be an absolute hit with the kids!

Vegan Ricotta Zucchini Ravioli

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Have you ever tried making ravioli from zucchini? This zucchini ravioli recipe by VeggieKins is the perfect light yet satiating lunch recipe to enjoy with the entire family.

Vegan Zucchini Lasagna

vegan lasagna that is precut in a light colored tray
This gluten-free lasagna recipe by Two Spoons uses thinly sliced zucchini for pasta noodles and is so warm and hearty! It’s gluten-free and full of delicious veggies and an amazing vegan cheese sauce. You’re going to want to share this recipe with all your friends!

Banana Zucchini Cookies

several banana zucchini cookies on a light colored surface with a cutting board and more cookies in the background
Here’s a healthy twist on your everyday cookie! If you’re really trying to use up all of your zucchinis and want something sweet, these cookies are the perfect choice! They’re so easy to make and are super delicious! Who knew you could increase your veggie intake by snacking on cookies?

Zucchini Soup with Fresh Herbs

one dark bowl with zucchini soup in a marble background
This super creamy soup by The Plant Riot is so comforting and delicious! Paired with basil, parsley, and marjoram, this zucchini soup is full of amazing flavors that will make it your new favorite summer soup!

Grilled Veggie Skewers

6 veggie kebabs with mixed vegetables on skewers with a white background

Eat your zucchini this summer with these delicious vegan veggie skewers. These Veggie Skewers by The Forked Spoon made with zucchini, red onion, and bell peppers are grilled to perfection and drizzled with tangy balsamic vinegar, and brushed with a fresh garlic herb sauce.

That’s a wrap! We hope you put some good use to those zucchinis and make the most amazing zucchini dishes. Let us know which ones you make and which one is your favorite!

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