We love courgette spaghetti, so we have created some easy courgetti recipes to enjoy this healthy food trend. Spiralize your courgettes to make easy courgette pasta, or add courgette noodles into Asian soups.
Spiralizers are a nifty kitchen gadget for creating gorgeous long spirals of fruit and veg – spiralized courgette in particular makes for a delicious, healthy alternative to spaghetti. We’ve tested five spiralizers to suit any budget, so click here on to find out which is right for you.
When are courgettes in season?
British courgettes are at their best between June and October
We use courgetti for our hero ingredient in this quick salad recipe. Courgetti also gives this easy salad extra colour, taste and substance. If you wanted a more authentic flavour though, use fish sauce instead of tamari (gluten free sauce).
Who needs pasta when you can have spiralized courgette? Try our easy 'courgetti' recipe, made with baby plum tomatoes, garlic, pesto, pine nuts and a lot of courgette spaghetti. More spaghetti recipes here.
There are sweet and savoury versions of this Tuscan pancake-tart hybrid – this is salata (savoury). Scarpaccia means old shoe, perhaps because the end result should be as thin as the sole of an old shoe.
Make this easy recipe for stuffed courgettes. Pack the insides with quinoa, cherry tomatoes, mushrooms and goat's cheese before baking - a healthy vegetarian main course. Plenty more veggie meal ideas here.
If you love veggie cakes then you'll love our easy courgette and coconut cake. This super moist and moriesh layer cake is packed with fluffy cream cheese icing and topped with crunchy coconut chips, a modern take on the British classic carrot cake. Plenty more layer cake recipes here.