Tag: zucchini

Escarole Soup with Zucchini and Italian Sausage

Ingredients: 3/4 lb hot Italian sausage (casings removed) 2 small zucchini, diced 1 small onion, diced 4 cloves garlic, minced 1 large head escarole, chopped 2 quarts chicken, turkey or vegetable stock 1 15-oz can cannellini beans, drained 1/2 teaspoon sweet paprika 1 tablespoon Italian herb seasoning salt freshly ground […]

Zucchini-Potato Latkes

Ingredients: 4 cups finely grated Russet potatoes (about 4 medium potatoes) 2 small-medium zucchini, finely grated 1 small onion, grated 1 egg, beaten 1/4 cup matzo meal 1/2 teaspoon paprika 1/4 teaspoon granulated garlic sea salt freshly ground black pepper canola oil Directions: In a large cast iron skillet or […]

Summer Vegetable Pearl Couscous with Andouille

  Ingredients: 1 cup pearl couscous 1 lb turkey or regular andouille sausage, sliced into coins 1/2 red onion, chopped 1 Serrano pepper, minced 2 ears’ worth of corn kernels 2 zucchini, cubed 2 stalks celery, sliced 1/2 tablespoon Creole seasoning pinch celery seed pinch cayenne fried eggs, optional Directions: […]

Smoked Duck Spicy Sesame Noodles with Zucchini

Ingredients: for the sauce: 1/4 cup “pure” sesame paste* 1/4-1/3 cup water 1 tablespoon soy sauce 1 teaspoon light brown sugar 2 tablespoons chile-garlic sauce 1/2 tablespoon hot sesame oil for the duck: 1 1/2 cold, roasted duck (I used Maple Leaf Farm’s Roast Half Duck with Orange Sauce -discarded the sauce […]

Zucchini Slice with Turkey and Chorizo

Ingredients: 2 cups finely shredded zucchini, drained 1 Vidalia onion, chopped 1 1/4 cup cooked, cubed turkey breast (can sub chicken) 2 oz thinly sliced Spanish chorizo, cut into 1/4 inch pieces 2 oz crumbled goat cheese 5 eggs 1/2 cup olive oil 1 cup flour 2 teaspoons baking powder […]

Backyard Garden Salad with Burrata

Ingredients: 2 zucchini, spiralized into ribbons* 1 “baby” cucumber, spiralized into thin “noodles” 4 red radish, sliced 2 medium tomatoes, cut into bite-sized pieces (I used Black Krim tomatoes from my garden) 2 balls burrata 1 spring onion bulb, cut into half moons Himalayan sea salt (or regular) balsamic vinegar […]

Summery Spaghetti and Meatballs

Ingredients: for the meatballs: 2 lb 90% lean ground beef 1 medium zucchini, grated and squeezed dry 1 clove garlic, grated 1/4 cup finely grated pecorino romano 1/3 cup bread crumbs pinch nutmeg 1 egg salt pepper for the sauce: 1 onion, chopped 2 cloves garlic, minced 28 oz petite […]

Chipotle Summer Squash and Sirloin Chili

Ingredients: 1 lb cubed sirloin or stew meat 3 cloves garlic, minced 2-3 small zucchini or yellow squash, sliced into coins 1 onion, diced 7 oz chipotles in adobe, minced (with sauce) 20 oz (2 cans) diced tomatoes with chopped chiles, drained 30 oz (2 cans) dark red kidney beans, […]

Spicy Kohl Slaw

Ingredients: 2 medium-large bulbs kohlrabi, cut into matchsticks 1 baby cucumber, spiralized 1 baby yellow squash, spiralized 1 baby zucchini, spiralized 1/4 cup rice vinegar 2-3 tablespoons shichimi togarashi sea salt Directions: Place all ingredients in a medium bowl, toss to evenly distribute all ingredients. Refrigerate at least 1 hour […]

Crispy Chicken Thighs with Portobellos, Zucchini and Potatoes

Ingredients: 3 lbs chicken thighs 2 tablespoons lemon pepper seasoning 1/2 super fine flour (like Wondra) 2 zucchini (I used goldenrod zucchini), cut into 1/2-inch thick half circles 1 large onion, halved and thinly sliced 3 portobello mushroom caps, large dice 1 bunch green chard, chopped 4 cloves garlic, sliced […]