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Shaved-Squash Salad with Tomatoes, Zucchini Blossoms, Ricotta, and Thyme Oil

Time:30 mins
  • 1 generous handful fresh thyme sprigs (about 3/4 ounces)
  • 1/2 cup extra-virgin olive oil
  • 1/2 teaspoon finely grated lemon zest, plus 2 teaspoons fresh lemon juice
  • 2 baby zucchini (3 ounces total), thinly shaved on a mandoline
  • 4 baby pattypan squashes (a mixture of yellow and green; 3 ounces total), thinly shaved on a mandoline
  • 4 ounces mixed teardrop or cherry small tomatoes, cut in half crosswise (1 cup)
  • 6 zucchini blossoms, halved or quartered if large
  • 1/4 cup fresh basil leaves, torn if large, plus more for sprinkling (optional)
  • Pinch of red-pepper flakes
  • 1/4 teaspoon coarse salt
  • Coarsely ground pepper
  • 3 ounces fresh ricotta (1/3 cup)

Grilled Garden Salad

  • 1 small eggplant, cut into 1/4-inch rounds
  • 1 pound asparagus, trimmed
  • 3 tomatoes, halved
  • 5 pattypan or baby summer squashes, halved if large
  • 2 heads radicchio, quartered
  • 1 medium red onion, cut into 1/2-inch rings
  • 1 red bell pepper, quartered, seeds and ribs removed
  • 1 yellow bell pepper, quartered, seeds and ribs removed
  • 1 portobello mushroom cap, cut into 1/2-inch slices
  • 1/2 cup extra-virgin olive oil, for brushing
  • Coarse salt and freshly ground pepper, to taste
  • 1 teaspoon fresh lemon juice
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons fresh thyme leaves

Grilled Radicchio, Summer Squashes, and Scallions

Time:20 mins

Pasta with Summer Squashes, Herbs, and Honey

  • 4 ounces haricots verts and yellow wax beans (or a mix of other fresh beans), trimmed and halved crosswise
  • Coarse salt, preferably sea salt
  • 1 pound short, tubular pasta, such as mezze maniche, rigatoni, or penne
  • 1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil, plus more for drizzling
  • 1/2 cup whole raw almonds
  • 1 pound mixed summer squashes, such as zucchini, cut into 1/2-inch-thick rounds, and patty pan, quartered if large
  • 3 tablespoons honey
  • 1 tablespoon plus 1 teaspoon sherry vinegar
  • 2 jalapeno chiles, ribs and seeds removed if desired, finely chopped
  • Freshly ground pepper
  • 1/2 cup finely chopped fresh mint
  • 3 tablespoons finely chopped fresh cilantro
  • 2 tablespoons finely chopped fresh thyme
  • 4 squash blossoms, petals only, coarsely chopped (optional)

Honey-Glazed Patty Pan Squashes