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11 Ingenious Zucchini Recipes For When You're Trying To Be Healthier

Have your cake (or pizza) and eat your zucchini, too.

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1. Lemon Zucchini Bread

Zucchini bread? Otherworldly. LEMON zucchini bread? Straight up out of this universe. Try the recipe here.
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Zucchini bread? Otherworldly. LEMON zucchini bread? Straight up out of this universe. Try the recipe here.

2. Chocolate Zucchini Brownies

Brownies and ice cream? Name another iconic duo (or vegetable that could produce this fountain of fudg-y goodness!), I'll wait. Don't wait: go try this recipe, STAT.
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Brownies and ice cream? Name another iconic duo (or vegetable that could produce this fountain of fudg-y goodness!), I'll wait. Don't wait: go try this recipe, STAT.

3. Zucchini Crust Breakfast Pizza

Serious question: Are we ready to go back to #basic pizza crust when zucchini crust exists? Run don't walk to make this insane pie here.
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Serious question: Are we ready to go back to #basic pizza crust when zucchini crust exists? Run don't walk to make this insane pie here.

4. Baked Zucchini Fries

Zucchini fries are way more photogenic than your average potato fries, no? I mean, look at that crumb texture! Try the recipe here.
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Zucchini fries are way more photogenic than your average potato fries, no? I mean, look at that crumb texture! Try the recipe here.

5. Chocolate Zucchini Donuts

To meet your daily servings of veggies and uh, chocolate, try these donuts.
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To meet your daily servings of veggies and uh, chocolate, try these donuts.

6. Cheesy Garlic Zucchini Bread

Cheesy bread just got a major upgrade, tbh. Opt for this homemade cheesy bread one night using this recipe.
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Cheesy bread just got a major upgrade, tbh. Opt for this homemade cheesy bread one night using this recipe.

7. Zucchini Breadsticks

Because if you make zucchini pizza and zucchini cheesy bread (see above), you might as well make breadsticks, too. Get the recipe for these gooey ones here.
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Because if you make zucchini pizza and zucchini cheesy bread (see above), you might as well make breadsticks, too. Get the recipe for these gooey ones here.

8. Chocolate Zucchini Belgian Waffles

Chocolate, waffles and zucchini thrown in the mix for good (healthy) measure? What else do you need? Get the recipe here.
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Chocolate, waffles and zucchini thrown in the mix for good (healthy) measure? What else do you need? Get the recipe here.

9. Zucchini Casserole

Why have plain lasagna noodles when you can have zoodles in a casserole dish? Check out the recipe here.
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Why have plain lasagna noodles when you can have zoodles in a casserole dish? Check out the recipe here.

10. 5-Ingredient Zucchini Fritters

5 ingredients. 5 more reasons to eat these fritters for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Get out the recipe here.
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5 ingredients. 5 more reasons to eat these fritters for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Get out the recipe here.

11. Chocolate Chip Zucchini Banana Bars

In case you ever thought the chocolate chips and banana combo was a bit played out (how?), throw some zucchini into the mix. Get the recipe here.
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In case you ever thought the chocolate chips and banana combo was a bit played out (how?), throw some zucchini into the mix. Get the recipe here.

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