Grilled Zucchini
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Best Grilled Zucchini Recipe

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Grilled Zucchini is the perfect summer side dish. It has so much flavor and is ready in just 20 minutes. I am always looking for easy grilling ideas and this recipe is amazing. Your family will beg for this at your next BBQ!

Grilled Zucchini

Grilled Zucchini Ingredients

  • Zucchini
  • Olive oil
  • Onion Powder
  • Garlic Powder
  • Salt
  • Black pepper

For extra flavor you can add fresh squeezed lemon juice over the top. Or sprinkle finely grated Parmesan cheese over the zucchini.

How To Make Grilled Zucchini

If you follow these step by step instructions. You will have the tastiest and mouth watering grilled zucchini.

Start by preheating the grill to medium-high. Then prepare zucchini by trimming off both ends. Then cut them lengthwise into quarters. Place them on a baking sheet and set aside.

Next, add salt, onion powder, garlic powder and Italian seasoning In a medium bowl. Whisk together until well combined and set aside. Then brush on olive oil and coat entire zucchini piece. Then sprinkle seasonings over the top of zucchini.

Next, place the zucchini on the grill in a single layer. Cook each side 3-4 minutes or until tender. Make sure not to over cook them. They can become mushy and will not taste as good. When they are done grilling remove from grill and place on serving plate. You can garnish with parsley, fresh lemon or Parmesan cheese. Enjoy!!!

Grilled Fresh Vegetables

Other Ways To Cook The Zucchini

If you don’t want to grill the zucchini. You can cook it on your stove top or in your oven as well. If your are going to use your stove top you will need a grilling pan. Over medium-high heat cook each piece 3-4 minutes on each side until tender.

If you are going to use your oven. Set it to broil and place the zucchini on a baking sheet with a cooling rack in it. Broil for 2-3 minutes then turn zucchini and broil for another 2-3 minutes.

Smoked zucchini on a plate
Grilled Zucchini

Grilled Zucchini

Grilled Zucchini is the perfect summer side dish. It has so much flavor and is ready in just 20 minutes. I am always looking for easy grilling ideas and this recipe is amazing. Your family will beg for this at your next BBQ!
5 from 6 votes
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Course: Side Dish
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Grilled Zucchini, Recipe For Grilled Zucchini, zucchini recipe
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 20 minutes
Servings: 6
Calories: 76kcal

Ingredients

  • 1 lbs zucchini (small to medium)
  • 3 tbsp olive oil
  • ½ tsp salt
  • 1 tsp onion powder
  • 1 tsp garlic powder
  • 1 tsp Italian seasoning

Instructions

  • Preheat grill to medium-high. Then prepare zucchini by trimming off both ends. Then cut them lengthwise into quarters. Place them on a baking sheet and set aside.
  • In a medium mixing bowl add salt, onion powder, garlic powder and Italian seasoning. Whisk together until well combined.
  • Brush on olive oil and coat entire zucchini piece. Then sprinkle seasonings over the top of zucchini.
  • Place the zucchini on the grill in a single layer. Cook each side 3-4 minutes or until tender.
  • Remove zucchini from grill and serve.

Notes

*For extra flavor you can add fresh squeezed lemon juice over the top. Or sprinkle finely grated Parmesan cheese over the zucchini.
**Nutrition Disclaimer: All information presented on this site is intended for informational purposes only. Nutrition facts are an estimate and not guaranteed to be accurate. I am not a certified nutritionist and any nutritional information shared on Modernmealmakeover.com should only be used as a general guideline.

Nutrition

Calories: 76kcal | Carbohydrates: 1g | Fat: 7g | Sodium: 292mg | Vitamin A: 170IU | Vitamin C: 4.4mg | Calcium: 11mg | Iron: 0.3mg

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8 Comments

  1. 5 stars
    This recipe is perfect to use all the zucchini I have growing in my garden! Thanks for sharing!

  2. 5 stars
    Planted a ton of fresh zucchini in the garden this year. This recipe is perfect. Can’t wait to grill some up.

  3. 5 stars
    This is absolutely delicious! I am going to try this tonight…thanks for this recipe

  4. 5 stars
    What a great way to use up all these summer zucchini! I never have thought to throw them on the grill, but that is what I am going to do tonight!

  5. 5 stars
    What a wonderful idea, to grill zucchini! A neighbor dropped off several zucchini she grew in her garden. I’ve been looking for unique ideas to use and enjoy them!