21 Summer Squash Recipes

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summer squash recipes

Summer squash like zucchini and yellow squash is plentiful right now! In order to use it all up, I pulled some summer squash recipe roundup together for you. There are summer squash recipes for main dishes, appetizers, sides and baked goods. Zucchini and yellow squash is so versatile it can be used in just about any meal!


Main Dish

Italian Stuffed Zucchini Boats – These zucchini boats are stuffed with bacon – need I say more?

Stuffed Zucchini Boats - A vegetarian option for zucchini boats.

Mexican Squash Casserole – An all veggie casserole

Zucchini Refried Bean Enchiladas – A vegetarian meal option!

Seared Flounder with Eggplant & Zucchini Ratatouille – This recipe uses several garden veggies plus a nice recipe for fish!

Lasagna Rollups with Zucchini & Cream Cheese – I bet the cream cheese makes this recipe really creamy.

Baked Spaghetti w/ Hidden Veggies – Can’t get your kiddos to eat their veggies? Hide it in spaghetti!

Summer Pasta Primavera – A great way to use up garden veggies.


Sides/ Appetizers

Zucchini Pizza Bites - A great little appetizer or snack!

Baked Zucchini Chips – Great if you need a crunchy snack.

Cheesy Zucchini Cakes – These look so good and I can imagine I would dip them in ranch dressing!

Weight Watchers Summer Squash Recipe – This is a very easy recipe with lot’s of added flavor with seasonings

Zucchini Soup – A creamy soup with a hidden ingredient.

Zucchini Gratin – Cheese, cream and butter = yummy!


Bread/ Baked Goods

Zucchini Chocolate Chip Bread – Add a little chocolate into your zucchini bread for an extra treat!

Zucchini Carrot Bread Recipe – I have never thought of combining carrots and zucchini in bread!

Chocolate Zucchini Cupcakes – Instead of bread make cupcakes!

Gluten Free Chocolate Zucchini Bread – A great option for gluten free folks.

Gluten Free Lemon Poppy Seed Zucchini Bread – Another creative gluten free bread!

Double Chocolate Zucchini Bread – Perfect on those chocolate craving days!

Chocolate Zucchini Waffles - This is a recipe for homemade waffles using zucchini!

Don’t forget to checkout my recipe index for more easy recipes! Plus follow me on Pinterest for more ideas.

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Renae is a married working mom of two handsome boys. She works as a registered dental hygienist by day and blogs here at How to Have it All by night. She enjoys cooking from scratch, working in her vegetable garden and functional training.

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  1. What a great collection! Thanks for featuring my recipes…pinning now!
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