As a summer squash, zucchini is a vegetable that goes great with many warm-weather meals. It can be grilled, sauteed, roasted, and fried, and it adds a dose of healthy fiber to breads and muffins. A simple vegetable side... More »

Since spaghetti is a carbohydrate-laden, heavy dish, it requires a light salad or vegetable side dish. The side dish should not use the same ingredients that were used in the spaghetti or the spaghetti sauce. More »

One easy-to-make side dish for chicken is called "the ultimate side dish." The recipe calls for things like green beans, sliced potatoes and cream of celery soup, and is ready in under an hour. More »

Food Network’s zucchini, squash and tomato packets and The Pioneer Woman’s yummy grilled zucchini are two easy recipes for grilled zucchini. The first recipe calls for grilling the vegetables in a foil pouch, and the lat... More » Food Cooking Vegetables

Epicurious' baby zucchini and patty pan squash sautéed in herb butter in one simple recipe that uses patty pan squash. Another easy recipe for patty pan squash is scalloped squash casserole. More » Food Cooking Vegetables

To prepare an easy soup recipe using butternut squash, gather the following ingredients: a butternut squash, butter, an onion, chicken or vegetable stock, nutmeg, salt and pepper. Start by peeling the squash and then cut... More » Food Cooking Vegetables

Two easy vegetable side dish recipes with high ratings from the Food Network are Nate Appleman's roasted green beans with pancetta and yogurt and Ina Garten's sauteed carrots. Both recipes take less than 20 minutes to co... More »