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Easy Zucchini Recipes – Our Top 10

If you’re looking for tried-and-true, best-ever zucchini recipes, you’re in the right place. We’ve compiled our absolute favorite zucchini recipes that have been well loved year after year. Take advantage of healthy, beautiful squash and give these recipes a try. There’s something for everyone.

zucchini recipes roundup

Our Very Favorite Zucchini Recipes

  1. Superhero Apple Zucchini Carrot Muffins – There’s no better way to start off the day (or afternoon) with these glorious Superhero Muffins loaded with zucchini. Healthy meets flavor in these powerful muffins. They keep well and are freezer-friendly.
zucchini muffins in muffin tin

2. Chocolate Zucchini Coconut Oil Bread – No butter needed for this fantastic zucchini bread…it’s like none other, as it’s made with the goodness of coconut oil without sacrificing flavor. Perfect for breakfast, snack. and even dessert. 

chocolate zucchini loaf bread

3. Chicken Fettuccine Alfredo with Zucchini – Toss fresh zucchini slices into this healthier version of creamy, delicious fettuccine alfredo. Add chicken breast for a satisfying boost of protein. It’s easier on the waist without sacrificing taste. 

fettuccini alfredo with chicken and zucchini

4. One-Bowl Zucchini Carrot Bread – You’ll only have to wash one bowl with this zucchini carrot bread. It’s so tender and tasty, and freezes beautifully for quick grab ‘n go mornings. Even the pickiest of kids will gobble this up. 

zucchini carrot loaf bread

5. Chocolate Zucchini Cupcakes with Ganache Frosting – Nobody will guess these chocolate cupcakes contain a hearty dose of zucchini goodness in every bite. In fact, these decadent cupcakes taste so fantastic, nobody will care what you’ve secretly hidden in them. 

chocolate zucchini muffins with chocolate ganache

6. Moist Lemon Zucchini Bread – There’s a reason my friends and family request this bread on repeat. With a tender crumb and lemony flavor, this zucchini bread is an instant hit everywhere it goes. Slice and freeze for easy breezy breakfasts on-the-go.

lemon zucchini bread

7. Zucchini Bread Recipe with Nutella – Glorify your classic zucchini bread with a bit of Nutella greatness. Nobody will be mad at you for offering them a slice.

zucchini bread with chocolate hazelnut

8. Best Easy Roasted Vegetables Recipe – This roasty, savory, flavorful combination of zucchini, butternut, potatoes, and mushrooms is absolutely irresistible. This dish is such a treat, it doesn’t even feel like you’re eating vegetables.

roasted vegetables

9. Chocolate Zucchini Cake – I’m not sure there’s a more tender chocolate cake than this chocolate zucchini cake. You can’t taste the zucchini, but it provides such wonderful moisture and fluffy texture to this amazing cake. Once you taste this, you may be astounded that you actually mixed squash into this amazing cake. 

10. Pasta Primavera – everything you’d want in a healthful yet brilliantly flavorful dinner. It’s light on calories, big on flavor, and bursting with all the colorful seasonal vegetables. So good, we could eat this every night.

pasta primavera on a plate

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39 comments

    • Forever My Little Moon

    We don’t eat much zucchini, but should! Thanks for sharing these recipes!

    • Monica Simpson

    I usually just grill zucchini but I need to try the lemon zucchini bread!

    • Gervin Khan

    I love these zucchini recipes. They are all delicious and I will def making one recipe per week for everyone. Thank you!

    • Eden

    The title of that carrot zucchini bread is enough to make me want to try it! It sounds absolutely heavenly!

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