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 »

Although risotto takes some diligence when making it, the steps you use are relatively simple. Another terrific facet of risotto, similar to other rice dishes, is that it's extremely versatile in the ingredients you can ... More »

When zucchini is cut into ¼-inch slices, it is baked until tender for 30 to 35 minutes at 350 degrees Fahrenheit. When prepared in the oven, zucchini is often covered with breadcrumbs, spices and Parmesan cheese. 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

Phyllo-wrapped asparagus with prosciutto is a good asparagus side dish that is flavorful and crunchy. Another good asparagus side dish recipe is roasted asparagus with balsamic brown butter, which calls for asparagus to ... More » Food Cooking Vegetables