Did you know today is National Zucchini Day? Yes, yes it is! And what may I ask are you going to do to celebrate? Perhaps a super moist zucchini cake? Or possibly some zucchini cupcakes with cream cheese frosting?
Well, if you are looking for some new zucchini recipes to try for National Zucchini Day or just because you’re swimming in them, I’ve got you covered.
Here are 12 zucchini recipes I know are winners!
Have a good one,
Recipes For National Zucchini Day
Easy Zucchini Pesto Puff Pastry Tart: This tart is probably one of my favorite zucchini recipes of all time. Simple and easy to make, this tart looks pretty amazing too.
Sun-Dried Tomato and Zucchini Scones: These scones are great on their own with a pat of butter or served alongside soup or salad.
Cheesy Zucchini Scones: Perfect for snacking and they freeze well too!
More Zucchini Recipes
Roasted Vegetable Salad with Avocado: Oh yum oh yum oh yum. It’s so good I have to say it 3 times. And you can use up a few more excess veggies beyond your zucchini haul!
Fried Potatoes with Peppers and Zucchini: We love potatoes for breakfast. During the summer months we like to jack them up with all sorts of fresh vegetables, like zucchini!
Marinated Zucchini Salad: It’s simple. It’s tasty. It’s healthy. I always have all the ingredients on hand. Makes it a winner in my book.
Zucchini Hummus: If you are a traditional hummus lover, this is a must-try. If you’re anything like me, you’ll start coming up with all sorts of things to dip in it: fancy chips or my favorite.
Sweet Zucchini Recipes
Oatmeal Zucchini Waffles: These zucchini oatmeal waffles were the best waffles I have ever had in my entire life. Seriously. They are stick to your ribs hearty and freakin delicious to boot.
Chocolate Zucchini Cake: The chocolatey goodness overpowers the zucchini in the best way! Noboady will even know there is zucchini in this cake.
Double Chocolate Zucchini Brownies: When you put zucchini in brownies, it’s basically permission to eat two helpings, several times of day. It’s basic food pyramid stuff!
Zucchini Cupcakes w/ Cream Cheese Frosting: I had a zucchini bread recipe that I loved, so changed it up a bit and tried some cupcakes instead. They were gobbled up by my kids every time I made them. 😉
My Favorite Zucchini Recipe
Zucchini Relish: I’ve been using this zucchini relish recipe for years and the funny thing is, you can’t even tell you’re eating zucchini. It really does taste like regular relish. We like to use it on hot dogs, hamburger and mixed in with potato salad. It’s delicious!