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Rigatoni with summer Squash, Sweet Corn and Basil

Rigatoni with Summer Squash, Sweet Corn and Basil INGREDIENTS 1/2 box of rigatoni pasta 2 ears of sweet corn A few (2-4) summer squash 2 cloves of garlic, chopped roughly 1 bunch of fresh Basil 1 lemon Shaved parmesan Olive…

Vegetable Grilled Cheese

Vegetable Grilled Cheese INGREDIENTS 1 red or green bell pepper, cut into 1-inch-wide strips 2 small summer squash, cut into 1/4-inch-thick strips lengthwise 8 slices whole grain bread 2 cups baby arugula 4 1/4-inch-thick slices…

Eggplant and Squash Sandwich

Eggplant and Squash Sandwich INGREDIENTS 1 Yellow Squash 1 Asian eggplant 2 oz. of goat cheese, at room temperature works best (or mozzarella) Arugula or Spinach- washed and dried Extra virgin Olive oil Kosher or Sea salt and…

Taco Stuffed Zucchini

Taco Stuffed Zucchini For a summer spin on taco night, try these zucchini stuffed with ground turkey, seasoned with cumin and spiced and topped with a blend of Mexican cheese – cheesy goodness from skinnytaste.com! INGREDIENTS 4…

Salmon Skewers with Cucumber Yogurt Sauce

Salmon Skewers with Cucumber  Yogurt Sauce Salmon     Skewers with Cucumber Yogurt Sauce From sproutedkitchen.com, this cool cucumber sauce pairs well with deep, rich salmon. Served with quinoa or grilled pita on the…

Southwestern Frittata

Southwestern Frittata This recipe is always a hit and you can really substitute any items you want. You can easily make it Italian style by adding mushrooms and Italian seasonings.  The basics are the egg with cheese topping and the bottom…

Squash, Mint and Yogurt Spread

Squash, Mint and Yogurt Spread INGREDIENTS 1 zephyr, gold or green squash, sliced lengthwise and cut into 1-inch half-moons 2 tablespoons olive oil 1/2 cup Greek yogurt 2 tablespoons mint, roughly chopped zest of 1 lemon salt…

Mixed Squash Ribbons

Mixed Squash Ribbons If you are accustomed to cooking summer squash, serving it raw is really a lovely change of pace. Sliced into thin ribbons, squashes have a light, satisfying crunch and refreshing flavor. A good quality extra virgin olive…

Zucchini and Carrot Fritters

Zucchini and Carrot Fritters Of course you can make sautéed zucchini or zucchini bread, but why don’t you try making some delicious fritters with this wonderful green zucchini recipe (thekitchn.com.) Vegetable fritters are a great way…

Zucchini Pancakes and Zucchini Fries

Zucchini Pancakes and Zucchini Fries A great side dish, similar to a latke, this Barefoot Contessa recipe is tasty and fun. INGREDIENTS • 2 medium zucchini (about 3/4 pound) • 2 tablespoons grated red onion • 2 extra-large eggs,…

Roasted Vegetable and Ricotta Pizza

Roasted Vegetable and Ricotta Pizza My go to dinner- pizza. Not the regular take out variety (though we do love a good pie), but homemade pizza with all sorts of toppings. We make pizzas at least 2x per week, varying the crusts, vegetables…