Something Different For Dinner With Zucchini

Massively under rated, but but hugely versatile, the Zucchini makes a great base for a whole host of recipes, from a traditional salad, to pizza and even muffins. Here are some great zucchini recipes from eatingwell.com for your dinner table – they’re nice and healthy too!

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Zucchini Gratin

Zucchinis are often used as a healthy and lighter alternative to potato, and this recipe is a great example of where a simple change can make a great meal taste even better, and a little bit better for you. With a crispy Parmesan and breadcrumb topping, your family won’t even know they’re eating healthier.

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Zucchini & Shrimp Pasta

Pasta-based meals are always a good ‘go-to’ option for weeknight dinner as they’re usually quick and easy to prepare. This recipe is no different, but it adds some new ingredients and flavors to your family meal, with the addition of some fresh basil and some fresh, juicy shrimps – a great alternative to meat and pasta dishes.

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Zucchini Pizza

Whether you’re a vegetarian who simply loves their pizza, or you’re trying to make your family’s pizza night a little healthier, this tasty pizza recipe combines zucchini with sweet peppers and fresh tomato sauce, and any other veggies you want to add, to create a lovely fresh-tasting pizza that’s great for the summer.