Category Archives: Zucchini

Zuni Cafe Zucchini Pickles

If you like bread and butter pickles you will love these. The texture of the zucchini is really satisfying for some reason. These are great on sandwiches and burgers. We had hummus and salad and pita for dinner the other … Continue reading

Posted in 2019, Miscellany, Recipes, Zucchini | 1 Comment

Shaved Raw Zucchini and Fennel

Every summer I have a favorite new vegetable or preparation. One year it was shishito peppers. another year it was grilling fava beans . This year my favorite thing I am eating again and again is shaved zucchini salads. I have made … Continue reading

Posted in 2019, Fennel, Recipes, Zucchini | 1 Comment

Storing Zucchini and Summer Squash

This time of year every CSA share in the country will probably have some zucchini or summer squash included in their share, ours does!  You’ll want to store it properly to keep it fresh until you are ready to use … Continue reading

Posted in 2019, Recipes, Storage and Preparation, Zucchini

Olive Oil Lemon Zucchini Bread

When bloggers say, ‘I’m so excited to bring you this recipe’ it comes across to me as disingenuous . So, you know what I am about to say, right? I am so excited to bring you this recipe, and I … Continue reading

Posted in 2018, Recipes, Zucchini | 1 Comment

Three Sisters Quesadilla

Yum. I think this is my favorite quesadilla. Three Sisters is an agricultural term for 3 main crops native to America; corn, squash and beans. The three plants benefit each other when grown together. They also benefit each other when … Continue reading

Posted in 2018, Corn, Recipes, Zucchini

Grilled Ratatouille

Ratatouille; ra·ta·touille “a vegetable dish consisting of onions, zucchini, tomatoes, eggplant, and peppers, fried and stewed in oil and sometimes served cold.” OK, maybe not traditional ratatouille, but close. I didn’t have any peppers and I added some corn. Like … Continue reading

Posted in 2018, Eggplant, Recipes, Tomatoes, Zucchini

Zucchini Butter

Zucchini butter is spreadable rich, deeply flavored paste that you can put on toast or make into one of the best grilled cheese sandwiches you have ever had. You can top a pizza, or dip crackers or vegetables into this. … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, Recipes, Zucchini

CSA Calzones and Pizza-again.

I know I just posted a chard pizza a few weeks ago. Maybe it’s too soon to post another pizza blog? This will be the last one for a while. I promise. In my defense, pizza is a quick easy … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, Recipes, Zucchini

Grilled Zucchini

This is by far my favorite way to have zucchini. I feel like squash and zucchini often get mushy when you cook them. Grilled zucchini is crisp and has a slightly carmelized flavor. They key is to make your zucchini … Continue reading

Posted in 2015, Recipes, Zucchini

Grilled Zucchini Steaks with Onion Relish

This idea has been rumbling around in my head since the Farm Tour last month. I was talking about food, which is pretty much all I talk about, and I said something about grilling vegetables. The person I was talking … Continue reading

Posted in 2013, Onions and Leeks, Recipes, Zucchini | 2 Comments