From courgette parmigiana to the best slow-cooked courgette pasta you'll ever eat, we've got the best courgette recipes on the planet right here. We've also got loads of easy courgette recipes, too. Because it turns out the best things are often the easiest. If you've ever thought to yourself: "What can I do with too many courgettes?" We've got plenty of simple and delicious answers for you. These dishes bring out the best of the humble courgette. Creamy courgette pasta? Courgette chips? Courgette frittata? Baked courgette recipes? We've got all that, and more in this punchy collection of courgette recipes. Are courgettes healthy for you? Damn right they are. Especially if you throw them into a light and bright salad with loads of other veggies. Oh, and if any Americans are out there reading this: yes, courgette recipes are exactly the same as zucchini recipes. Every day is a school day.
Mob's Best Courgette Recipes
Very proud of this one. 'Nduja with charred, grilled courgettes. Keep the courgettes nice and chunky so they keep their bite. A beautiful side dish.
Ben's Dad ran an Italian in Oxford called Cibo. They did the best courgette chips - Perfectly crispy batter, with lovely soft courgette within. Here you go.
An authentic parmigiana di zucchine recipe from the legend Gennaro Contaldo. This is the only Courgette Parmigiana recipe you’ll ever need.
Creamy Courgette Pasta
Frying courgette with white wine is one of the great pairings. This pasta dish is a knockout.
Mob's Courgette Frittata
A clean, fresh frittata. The basil, lemon and ricotta keep it really light. Lovely little lunch.
Slow Cooked Courgette Pasta
This is my version of Gabe's slow-cooked courgette pasta. It’s so easy to make but being patient when cooking your courgettes is the key. Sophie x
Herby Courgette and Halloumi Fritters
These crispy courgette fritters are a total game changer. It's a great way of using up wilting herbs you have in the fridge to give them a new lease of life.
Crispy Five-Spice Courgette Fritters
The sesame oil in these fritters its sublime. Topped with a perfectly poached egg, it's a 10/10 brunch.
Potato, Courgette and Cumin Fritters
These fritters are so easy, everything gets grated and mixed in one big bowl. Minimal washing up, maximum flavour. Jordon x
Paneer, Courgette and Chilli Fritters
These Apetina paneer fritters are the ultimate brunch dish by Crystelle pereira. Topped with a perfect runny egg, this has Sunday morning written all over it.
Crispy Courgettes with Whipped Ricotta, Chilli & Honey
This summary snack is perfect for a hot day with a nice glass of something cold… Jordon x
Courgette and Cavolo Nero Soup with Cheesy Garlic Bread Croutons
This delicious green soup is topped with cheesy crunchy garlic bread croutons for an easy autumn dinner.
Crispy Cumin Corn Fritters & Smoky Salsa
Crispy crunchy corn and courgette fritters spiced with cumin and paprika served with a banging smoky salsa.
Herby Courgette Fritters
These easy courgette fritters are a great way to use up leftover herbs lurking in the fridge. Served with a delicious tahini mayo using Hellmann’s Mayonnaise.
Chicken Legs With Burnt Courgette & Tomato Salad
Marinated, grilled chicken legs served with a beautiful salad of burnt courgettes, juicy summer tomatoes, cucumbers and red onion. Clean, summer cooking.
Stracciatella, Fennel & Courgette Salad
A fresh and flavourful salad that goes great with an ice cold Birrificio Angelo Poretti beer. The aniseed flavour of the fennel balances well with the chilli.
Charred Courgette Skewers With Mint Oil
A super fresh and plant-based addition to your barbecue. These skewers are incredibly moreish.
Secret Courgette Mint Chocolate Chip Cookies
These mint chocolate chip cookies are delicious, and count as one of your five-a-day. You honestly won't believe these have got courgette in them.
Pan Roasted Courgettes With Anchovies, Capers & Lemons
We've crosshatched our courgettes here for optimum surface area caramelisation. Paired with anchovies, capers, and lemons? Out of bounds.
Harissa Courgette Grain Salad With Tahini Dressing
This one-pan, creamy spiced grain bowl, which also happens to be vegan, is going to become your Monday night regular. A casual little weeknight dinner.
Spinach Tortelloni With Courgettes & Spicy Walnut Pesto
A simple way to jazz up La Famiglia Rana Spinach & Ricotta Tortelloni. Excellent served with a spicy homemade pesto.
Smoky Courgette Dip
This is my super simple courgette dip. All you need is courgettes, tahini, lemon, olive oil and herbs. It's smokey and delicious and I know you'll love it.
One-Pan Courgette & Pesto Lasagne
This is the summer edition of my decadent one pan mushroom lasagne. Perfect for when courgettes are in season. Great for something a little lighter and quicker.
Chorizo & New Potato Traybake
One of the great traybakes. Crispy potatoes, spicy chorizo, and caramelised courgettes. Drizzle over your tangy chimichurri sauce. A great little dinner.