Make the most of this versatile vegetable by topping with spiced lamb mince, pine nuts and feta in this crowd-pleasing Mediterranean dish.
Salty smoked bacon adds extra flavour to this simple courgette pasta, livened up with fried chilli flakes for a quick midweek meal.
A jumble of courgette, tomatoes, basmati rice and gentle spices makes for a perfect pilaf.
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).
Make the most of homegrown courgettes in this vibrant salad for a quick vegetarian meal.
Packed with sweet and tangy flavour, these courgette flowers with honey and vinegar are a great easy yet impressive starter for any summer dinner party.
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These zesty grilled courgettes are a great summer side dish to have alongside your midweek meal.
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This courgette salad with avocado and red rice is a super easy and vibrant veggie recipe. Packed with flavour, plenty of colour and under 500 calories, this dish is the ideal midweek meal for two.
These individual courgetti, ricotta and tarragon tarts are really easy to make, look fantastic and, most importantly, taste delicious, a great midweek meal for the family.
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.
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Jazz up your midweek meal with pretty courgette ribbons, juicy cherry tomatoes and smoky chicken thighs - ready in less than an hour.
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Try our easy vibrant courgetti recipe with sundried tomatoes, fresh pesto and mini mozzarella pearls.
A vibrant seasonal courgette spaghetti recipe with peas and artichokes served with a vegan pistachio pesto - ready in just 20 minutes.
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Spiralized courgette takes the place of noodles in these super-healthy, Vietnamese-style vegan rolls. They're great to pack for a posh picnic.
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We've taken our courgette noodle obsession to the next level with this easy, healthy Thai coconut courgetti soup.
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Try this new take on spiralized courgette in a beautiful vegetarian tart. It's low-calorie, low fat and 5:2 diet friendly for a healthy entertaining meal.
Add our easy courgettes side to your next vegetarian bbq soaked in a citrusy sweet marinade with a hint of chilli.
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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.
We've changed things up in this classic US, mac ‘n’ cheese served with garlicky crumbs. This recipe is easy but super comforting
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Make the most of courgettes in this vegan salad served with crunchy chickpeas tossed in punchy harissa. It's ready in 20 minutes and low in calories too.
Romana courgettes served with a sweet and spicy agrodolce sauce is perfect for a vegetarian dinner party dish.
Barley is a great alternative to normal risotto rice, and when paired with pea, courgette and artichoke, makes for a delicious summery dish that feels indulgent but is under 300 calories.
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Mix the courgettes, garlic and chilli with ricotta, add a shop-bought tomato sauce and fresh lasagne and dinner can be on the table in under 30 minutes.
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We've pickled courgettes in this quick and easy salad recipe with goat's cheese, ham hock and peas.
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Courgette fritti make a delicious, healthy alternative to chips. Serve with steak or just as a nibble with drinks. Beware - this recipe is highly addictive!
Make the most of courgettes in this quick and easy pizza made with readymade flatbreads and topped with creamy mozzarella.
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Dressed in a light and creamy carbonara sauce, this quick-to-make pasta with courgettes is perfect on a warm summer evening.
Charred sweet baby courgettes are tossed with fresh herbs in a simple lemon and caper dressing for a quick summer salad for any day of the week.
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.
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We've given the humble courgette a Korean-style makeover in this simple dinner-party starter, served with a delicious Asian ingredient dipping sauce. Makes enough for 4.
Put courgettes at the heart of this easy galette, perfect for a stunning recipe to impress guests when you bring it to the table.
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.
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Sneak some of your five a day into your bake with this recipe for avocado, courgette and lime drizzle cake.
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