Friday, August 13, 2010
From my inbox...
Reader Jessica: "I have loads of green beans. What can I do besides steam them?"
Reader Lucy: "I need a good recipe for stuffed zucchini. We have so much out of our garden and I need to think of some things to do with it. Any other suggestions?"
Reader Pam: "Corn. Help. I have a ton of it."
Ladies, do not fret. You know me, always out to help a gal. I have come to your rescue with a few recipes ideas as you set out on your summer produce voyage. Let's take advantage of what summer has to give us. Like Julia's quote says above, you don't have to get too crazy with your cooking to make things taste fantastic. Just take some perfect produce and perfect upon it. And here are some ideas for just that...
Cindy's Fresh Corn Salad
Red Bell Corn Chowder
Sauteed Corn with Ginger and Mint
Roasted Green Beans
Green Beans with Bacon and Crispy Garlic Butter
Roasted Sesame and Panko-coated Green Beans
Chorizo and Yellow Squash Tacos
Creamy, Spicy Yellow Squash Soup
Grilled Balsamic Yellow Squash
Bird's Citrus Zucchini Spaghetti
Double Chocolate Zucchini Bread
Italian-style Stuffed Zucchini
Zucchini and Bell Pepper Enchiladas
Zucchini Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting
Cucumber Tomato Salad
Tomato Basil Bruschetta
Roasted Bell Pepper, Corn and Tomato Soup with Spicy Shrimp
LIKE THE JULIA CHILD QUOTE ABOVE? Stay tuned for a giveaway for that print, courtesy of my brilliant sister Megan.