28 Genius Ways to Use Up Zucchini

Just in time for zucchini season, we've rounded up a bumper crop of easy recipes for this versatile vegetable.

Cream of Zucchini Soup

"This is a wonderful soup. It is so creamy and delicious."

-Nancy's Pantry

Cheese-Stuffed Zucchini

"These were amazing. They were delicious and impressive-looking."

-HeatherFeather

Garlic & Parmesan Zucchini Pasta

"This was a great light dinner that I was able to get on the table in a flash."

-JenniferK2

Zucchini Angel Hair Pasta with Pesto

"This was amazing! I'm a real pasta lover and never thought this would be as good as real pasta. I'll tell you, it was pretty darn close!"

-rsnelling42

Fried Zucchini Batter

"This is by far the best batter I have found for vegetables. Could probably work for just about anything else too! Delicious."

-Shylocke

Cream of Zucchini Soup

"This is a wonderful soup. It is so creamy and delicious."

-Nancy's Pantry

White Bean, Zucchini & Basil Salad

"This salad was fresh, tart and tasty. I'm going to make it as many times as I can before my zucchini plants give up!"

-NurseJaney

Oven-Fried Zucchini Chips

"This is definitely one of the best ways to make zucchini. Both kids and adults love these chips."

-RedVinoGirl

Zucchini Fritters

"Delicious! Tip: Squeeze out the excess water in a clean kitchen towel after grating before mixing with batter, then add extra cheese and diced green onions."

-onthegomom

Parmesan Zucchini Strips

"I served these as an appetizer with ranch dressing to dip them in. I also sprinkled additional Parmesan cheese over the top when they came out of the oven."

-Ginny Sue

Zucchini Bread

"This zucchini bread has the perfect velvety texture. I am throwing out the family recipe and keeping this one."

-Agardengirl

Weight Watchers Zucchini Fries

"I loved the use of panko for the coating. It was nice and light, but still super crunchy."

-LifeIsGood

Zucchini Cupcakes

"These cupcakes are so scrumptious. The icing is to die for!"

-bricookie55

Zucchini Pancakes

"These pancakes are very good, very easy and very healthy! They're delicious with a dollop of sour cream."

-Veriance

Lemony Zucchini Bread

"I love the taste of lemon, and this bread is full of it! It's easy to put together, and the reward is very enjoyable."

-Sydney Mike

Zucchini & Basil Cups

"These muffins are just perfect! They have a wonderful soft inside and a nice little crunch to their tops, and the taste is so yummy."

-Lalaloula

Fresh Zucchini Pasta Sauce

"This is quick, easy, fresh and delicious! I used garlic, basil, oregano and thyme for the Italian seasoning."

-loof

Zucchini Relish

"My family eats this relish on everything! I have given out this recipe more times than I can remember."

-Lynn302

Summery Zucchini & Corn Skillet

"Serve this summery recipe as a main dish with some freshly baked bread, or as a side dish with grilled fish or chicken."

-kristin ei

Chilled Minted Zucchini Soup

"This is a very enjoyable cold soup. I didn't have six hours to chill mine, so I just put it into the freezer for a while."

-Missy Wombat

Zucchini Brownies

"These decadent-tasting brownies provide a full serving of vegetables plus plenty of vitamins and fiber, thanks to the zucchini!"

-Brooke the Cook in WI

Grilled Zucchini with Cumin

"I had never paired cumin with zucchini before, but it's really good — especially on the grill!"

-loof

Zucchini-Corn Casserole

"I loved this casserole! The creamed corn and green pepper really add a special taste and texture that other zucchini casseroles lack."

-*Parsley*

Easy Sauteed Zucchini

"Dill is an underutilized herb, and this easy and delicious dish really showcases it!"

-justcallmetoni

Veggie Zucchini Boats

"This makes a really nice side dish, and a vegetarian entree as well."

-Dais

Deep-Fried Zucchini Strips

"I absolutely loved the crispiness of this zucchini. I will definitely be making this again."

-JoDeLo72

Zucchini-Nut Muffins

"I made these with fresh zucchini from the garden and they were so great. They deserve a full 5-stars."

-Pattie C.

Parmesan Zucchini

"We loved this quick and easy way of preparing zucchini. It's perfect for using the abundance of zucchini that my garden produces each summer."

-Bayhill

Chocolate Zucchini Bread

"My husband couldn't believe this was zucchini bread. I've started freezing the extra zucchini from my garden so I can make this when it's no longer in season."

-Jc-bean