List of recipes using Courgette: 35 recipes

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[Baby courgette salad]
Baby courgette salad
Early in the season, it is easy to find young courgettes that are still small and delightfully crunchy raw. They are ideal for this salad recipe, combined with radishes and tuna in a lemon mayonnaise.
269 21 min.
[Courgette tart with mint]
Courgette tart with mint
Fried rounds of courgette in a puff pastry case with a feta and mint filling. You will find that this combination of feta with mint gives an agreeable fresh lift to this tart.
43,3154.1/5 for 16 ratings 1 hour 23 min.
[Crunchy courgette and mushroom salad]
Crunchy courgette and mushroom salad
This very simple salad contains a mix of crunchy raw ingredients, balanced by the softer texture of tuna, and dressed with mayonnaise.
1,205 41 min.
[Crunchy spring salad]
Crunchy spring salad
Fresh and crunchy, this colourful spring salad combines baby courgettes, radishes, cauliflower, beetroot and spring onions with chopped herbs in a good vinaigrette.
5,1364.6/5 for 19 ratings 27 min.
[Cubed salad]
Cubed salad
For this fun salad, all the ingredients are cut into small dice, hence the name.
11,6534.3/5 for 15 ratings 49 min.
[Green Piedmont Salad]
Green Piedmont Salad
In this version of Piedmont salad, the usual tomato has been replaced by raw courgette.
11,1973.9/5 for 19 ratings 33 min.
[Little vegetable omelettes]
Little vegetable omelettes
As an appetiser or starter, little thick soft omelettes, with diced tomato, courgette and smoked ham.
65,9304/5 for 1 ratings 1 hour 10 min.
[Paimpol salad]
Paimpol salad
This warm Paimpol salad captures the flavours of Brittany with mussels and white beans. These are combined with crunchy slices of baby courgette.
828 13 hours 22 min.
[Quick courgette soup with cheese]
Quick courgette soup with cheese
This really is an express recipe, less than 30 minutes from washing courgettes to serving soup.
77,2415/5 for 1 ratings 27 min.
[Springtime mixed salad]
Springtime mixed salad
This salad is a way to make the most of the first baby courgettes (if you can get them). The crunchy little darlings are mixed with shredded lettuce, hard-boiled eggs, tinned tuna and diced cheese.
508 25 min.
[Tomato and courgette tart]
Tomato and courgette tart
This summer tart has a puff pastry base topped with a rosette of sliced tomatoes and sautéd courgettes. For a more substantial dish, add some diced feta on top before cooking.
48,0944.2/5 for 20 ratings 2 hours 5 min.
[Vegetable rosette tart]
Vegetable rosette tart
Blanched courgettes and carrots arranged in a rosette with a feta filling.
53,0293.8/5 for 17 ratings 1 hour 52 min.
[Vegetable tartare]
Vegetable tartare
This amazing recipe from a great chef is surprisingly straightforward to make. You will need lots of different raw vegetables. These are diced really small, then bound with mayonnaise.
12,6784.3/5 for 15 ratings 49 min.
[Crispy prawn rolls]
Crispy prawn rolls
The prawns are fried, then mixed with finely diced carrots and courgettes before being rolled up in a sheet of brik or filo pastry.
11,5004.8/5 for 12 ratings 34 min.
[Fish fillet in express cooking envelope]
Fish fillet in express cooking envelope
Vegetables cut in small dice and precooked, fish fillet, lemon juice, olive oil, and 2 minutes in the microwave.
86,814 23.8/5 for 11 ratings 1 hour 19 min.
[Langoustine gratin]
Langoustine gratin
This elegant gratin has a layer of brunoise vegetables in the bottom, with langoustine tails (scampi) cooked in two stages on top, finished with a thick creamy sauce, made with the "fumet" from the langoustines. This recipe is quite long to make, but can be prepared in stages over a number of days....
4,0453.9/5 for 20 ratings 2 hours 15 min.
[Pollack fillet baked with rice and vegetables.]
Pollack fillet baked with rice and vegetables.
This oven-baked recipe teams layers of rice and vegetables (sesame-flavoured rice, sautéed courgettes, onions and tomatoes) with fillets of fish (pollack here) and thyme laid on top. Everything is then cooked together in the oven.
4,9334.3/5 for 15 ratings 1 hour 7 min.
[Scallops with crunchy vegetables and wine sabayon]
Scallops with crunchy vegetables and wine sabayon
This is a bed of vegetables cut small, lightly cooked to stay crunchy. The scallops are cut in half and fried, filled with a morsel of foie gras, and served coated with a savoury reduced white wine sabayon. It entails some work, but the result is impresive.
88,6464/5 for 1 ratings 2 hours 56 min.
[Courgettes (zuchinis) ]
Courgettes (zuchinis)
A classic gratin, but with the courgettes cooked separately to prevent too much juice being released during the oven cooking, and so make a dish that is barely moist.
87,253 13.7/5 for 19 ratings 1 hour 20 min.
[Couscous]
Couscous
In couscous, the meat and vegetable mixture is rather long to cook, but not difficult. And the couscous itself (a kind of coarse semolina) is simple and quick to prepare.
85,5874.3/5 for 4 ratings 2 hours 36 min.
[Creamy risotto with vegetables ]
Creamy risotto with vegetables
Risotto is one of the many delights of italian cooking... Here is a version with vegetables cooked separately, and their stock used to cook rice. Delicious, as you will see...
94,6365/5 for 1 ratings 2 hours 53 min.
[Eggs with tomatoes and courgettes]
Eggs with tomatoes and courgettes
Melting courgettes with tomatoes and onions into which the eggs are slid carefully, without breaking the yolk, and cooked gently. The secret of success in this recipe is to combine the tomatoes and courgettes when they are really soft, and cook the egg white, leaving the yolk still runny.
7,2553.8/5 for 12 ratings 52 min.
[Italian style gratin]
Italian style gratin
This gratin is built up in layers: sautéed courgettes, minced beef, bechamel sauce, fried tomatoes, more meat and bechamel, then grated cheese for a brown topping.
10,8904.8/5 for 10 ratings 1 hour 8 min.
[Kérinou slices]
Kérinou slices
These toasted slices are topped with sautéed vegetables (courgette and mushrooms), covered with a slice of smoked ham and then slivers of cheese. Once the cheese is melted and browned in the oven, the slices should be served piping hot.
2,4494.7/5 for 19 ratings 58 min.
[Quick stuffed courgettes]
Quick stuffed courgettes
This is a relatively rapid way to prepare stuffed courgettes, using ready-made items that you can take out of the fridge or freezer at the last minute (or nearly).
3,0324.4/5 for 19 ratings 1 hour 6 min.
[Ratatouille]
Ratatouille
Ratatouille is a typical Mediterranean dish. The best-known version comes from Nice. It is a ragout of different vegetables (aubergines, peppers, courgettes, onions) in a tomato sauce.
20,0105/5 for 13 ratings 1 hour 52 min.
[Ratatouille confite]
Ratatouille confite
In this ratatouille recipe, the vegetables are cooked longer than usual to get a richer melting dish.
66,773 13.8/5 for 17 ratings 2 hours 40 min.
[Red rice pannequets]
Red rice pannequets
This is a kind of small crusty parcel with flax seeds, filled with a mix of red rice, diced courgette and smoked ham.
68,3104/5 for 11 ratings 2 hours
[Sautéed green vegetables]
Sautéed green vegetables
Just fresh vegetables, each sautéed in turn in olive oil, then combined with chopped spring onions and parsley.
10,4224.1/5 for 16 ratings 1 hour 5 min.
[Small ratatouille with ]
Small ratatouille with
It's a hotch-potch of vegetables, cooked in two stages, onto which eggs are broken and cooked until the white only is just firm.
69,6055/5 for 13 ratings 1 hour 3 min.
[Stuffed tomatoes and courgettes]
Stuffed tomatoes and courgettes
A classic recipe of French family cooking, but with a more sophisticated filling.
76,4453.8/5 for 11 ratings 1 hour 50 min.
[Tagliatelle and courgette spaghetti, carbonara style]
Tagliatelle and courgette spaghetti, carbonara style
Classic pasta: tagliatelle mixed with courgette "spaghetti", and like for carbonara, with a sauce of egg yolks, cream, lemon juice and fried ham.
79,2214.6/5 for 14 ratings 53 min.
[Vegetable clafoutis]
Vegetable clafoutis
Clafoutis, the traditional French batter puddings, are normally sweet, but here is a savoury version: a layer of mixed vegetables (pre-cooked in this case) in a gratin dish with a cheesy mixture poured over, then baked in the oven. Here I have used diced carrots and courgettes, chopped onion, fried...
4,8964.7/5 for 12 ratings 1 hour 31 min.
[How to prepare courgettes]
How to prepare courgettes
Preparing courgettes is fairly simple. You just need to remember 3 things: 1) the bigger they are, the less good they will be, 2) they never need to be peeled, and 3) the central part with the seeds is pretty tasteless.
17,718 13.8/5 for 17 ratings 29 min.
[Minestrone]
Minestrone
Minestrone is a traditional Italian soup. It is made with a mix of vegetables and a poultry stock. It is quite simple to make, but preparing all the vegetables takes time.There are doubtless as many minestrone recipes as there are Italian cooks, but here is my version.
39,9724.3/5 for 15 ratings 3 hours 30 min.

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