For a tasty vegetarian dish or if you just feel like a healthy option midweek, we've got plenty of courgette recipes to try at home.
From a simple dish like this easy courgette and goats' cheese tortilla recipe to a warming courgette risotto recipe or our delicious courgette and basil soup recipe, this seasonal summer vegetable is so versatile. The quickest way to cook up courgettes? Why not roast them with this easy roasted courgette vegetable recipe.
Delicious seasonal vegetables are always a joy to eat, and the courgette is no exception. It is the basis for so many scrumptious vegetarian recipes and yet people still don't know how to cook courgettes.
Whether they are baked or stuffed, sliced in a salad or roasted with some Parmesan, we've combed through the wealth of courgette recipes to bring you simple dinner ideas that are healthy and easy to make.
From tasty pastas with hazelnuts and mozzarella to these incredible courgette fritters pictured - delicious with a tomato and feta salad - we've got plenty of dishes to inspire you.
Courgette meal ideas aplenty are just a few, short clicks away...
Delicious Courgette recipes
Taken from Leon: Fast Vegetarian by Jane Baxter and Henry Dimbleby, this is a classic gratin.
This cake may sound strange but it's delicious! Taken from Three Sisters Bake
Masterchef winner Shelina Permalloo shares her quirky recipe for spicing up courgettes, inspired by her Mauritian heritage. Taken from Sunshine on a Plate.
Grated courgettes add moistness to this light-as-a-feather cake recipe – just gorgeous with these boozy strawberries
Lamb neck fillet is great value and full of flavour, but this salad recipe works equally well with barbecued lamb cutlets
A classic recipe the whole family will love
This tart recipe is quick and easy, and perfect for vegetarians
A seriously good tart that will create food envy – what’s more, it's dead simple to make
There are times when the full English roast feels like too much work. This delicious gratin recipe is all that is needed alongside a roast chicken or leg of lamb
A deliciously healthy supper recipe that's great served with crusty bread
These are delicious served with a tomato and feta cheese salad for a light lunch or to accompany grilled lamb chops for a simple supper
Roasting the courgettes first prevents the filling becoming watery. If you don’t like goat’s cheese then you can replace it with ricotta or grated gruyere.
Although courgettes have a delicate flavour they work well when partnered with gutsy flavours as in this soup.
A delicious meat-free pasta recipe
A delicious traditional chicken recipe with fresh new flavours
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