Zucchini is a form of squash. It is considered to be a summer squash, which means it is harvested when it is not fully ripe. More »

A cucumber is classified as a gourd, and the zucchini is a type of squash, according to CookThink. Although they look similar, the taste, texture and preparation methods for the two are extremely different. More »

Zucchini is a food that starts with the letter "z." Its shape and smooth green outer skin cause the zucchini to resemble a cucumber and it indeed belongs to the cucumber and melon family. It is typically classified and u... More »

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An easy vegetarian main dish recipe can be made with zucchini and carrots together with yellow squash for the Carrot, Zucchini, Squash Ribbons Recipe. The recipe, which was made by celebrity chef Paula Deen, is relativel... More »

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For herbed couscous, gather 6 1/2 ounces couscous, 1 ounce sultanas, 2 1/2 ounces pine kernels, 2 zucchini and 6 scallions. Also gather green pepper, red chili, cumin, parsley and basil. For couscous-stuffed peppers, gat... More »

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The foods most likely to contain genetically modified organisms include corn, soy, sugar beets, zucchini and yellow squash, according to the Non-GMO Project. Ingredients such as high fructose corn syrup, molasses, lactic... More »

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Foods that contain the most alkaline include honey, margarine, asparagus, white and red wine, mineral water, watermelon, broccoli, apples, zucchini, marmalade, hazelnuts, radishes, cauliflower, potatoes, carrots, green b... More »