Zoodles with Basil Chicken Alfredo

Zoodles with Basil Chicken Alfredo on www.cookingwithruthie.com is the tastiest way to get your zucchini! I just love zucchini noodles they're plain heavenly!

Zoodles with Basil Chicken Alfredo is the tastiest way to prepare zucchini!  I just love zucchini noodles and then add alfredo sauce with fresh basil and chicken, well, it's plain heavenly!  Those of you that grow gardens know how quickly a little zucchini plant can produce- once it gets going!  If you're like me you make just about everything out of zucchini you can think of and … [Read more...]

Honey Raisin Zucchini Bread and Ikea Event

Honey Raisin Zucchini Bread and Ikea Event by www.whatscookingwithruthie.com

  Y'all are going to LOVE this recipe!  It uses up 2 1/2 cups of that zucchini that's starting to grow of control out in the garden AND it tastes AH-mazing!  Oh my. Look at those stinking adorable loaf pans from IKEA!  You know you love them :)  Last week I attended the IKEA blogger catalog launch and got those adorable loaf pans.   SO, naturally I ran right home to bake in … [Read more...]

Grilled Zucchini Bruschetta

Grilled Zucchini Bruschetta by www.whatscookingwithruthie.com

  I came up with this recipe a couple of summers ago because no matter how hard I try, I always end up with gigantic zucchini! I prefer zucchini small... probably about 4-5 inches long or so.  I seriously check and double check to find them all but somehow I end up missing a few and when I finally find them they've grown to be baseball bat sized! Those giant zucchini are … [Read more...]

Veggetti Demonstration

Veggetti Demonstration by www.whatscookingwithruthie.com

  Have you heard of the Veggetti?  It's a super simple way to make zucchini noodles or shoe string vegetables... it's SO awesome!  I can't wait to use this gadget on some of the zucchini from our garden. In this video I'll show you how quick and easy this little guy is to use- you'll love it as much as I do :)   Kitchen Tip Series… how to cut an Onion Kitchen Tip … [Read more...]


Ratatouille by www.whatscookingwithruthie.com

I have a confession... I hadn't ever made Ratatouille before recently making it in Culinary School! WHAT?  I know. It's SO good AND it has pasta in it so, what in the world was I thinking??   I promise you'll absolutely love this recipe! Ratatouille   Print Prep time 20 mins Cook time 30 mins Total time 50 mins   Author: Ruthie Recipe type: Main … [Read more...]

Grams Chocolate Zucchini Cake (repost)

Gram's Zucchini Cake(repost) by www.whatscookingwithruthie.com

Our zucchini plants bit the dust about a little over a week ago with a hard frost... but, I grabbed the last of them just in time to make this delicious cake. Grams Chocolate Zucchini Cake is simply a must-have every year! Grams Chocolate Zucchini Cake (repost)   Print Prep time 15 mins Cook time 45 mins Total time 1 hour   Author: Ruthie Recipe type: … [Read more...]

Culinary Arts Tomato Sauce

Culinary Arts Tomato Sauce by www.whatscookingwithruthie.com

Most of you know that I started a Culinary Arts Program at a local university this fall AND about a week ago we had mid-terms... SCARY! Ohhh... K. Just kinda scary. Mid-term's were a little bit of a gamble... we had our names drawn for what we'd need to prepare for each cooking method.  Tomato Sauce was my Mother Sauce and I brought some of it home to share with y'all :) This … [Read more...]

Slow Cooker Veggie Chili

Slow Cooker Veggie Chili by www.whatscookingwithruthie.com

I have squash coming out my ears!  Seriously. What are you supposed to with all the stuff?  I love it BUT... it takes some creativity to actually use all the zucchini and yellow squash that a couple of plants will produce :)  AND so this Slow Cooker Veggie Chili was a little something I whipped up the other day! Slow Cooker Chili   Print Prep time 15 mins Cook time … [Read more...]

Linguini with Skinny White Sauce

Linguini with White Cream Sauce by www.whatscookingwithruthie.com

Y'all know how much I love pasta and Linguini with Skinny White Sauce is absolutely wonderful! Linguini with Skinny White Sauce   Print Prep time 20 mins Cook time 10 mins Total time 30 mins   Author: Ruthie Recipe type: Main Dish Serves: 8 Ingredients 3 tsp olive oil 3 cloves garlic, minced 1½ C vegetable broth 4 oz neufchâtel cream cheese … [Read more...]

Zucchini Oat Bread

Zucchini Oat Bread by www.whatscookingwithruthie.com

Zucchini Oat Bread is moist and flavorful and with only 2 Tablespoons of butter in the whole loaf... you just can't go wrong! Zucchini-Oat Bread   Print Prep time 15 mins Cook time 1 hour 20 mins Total time 1 hour 35 mins   Author: Ruthie Recipe type: Bread Serves: 10 Ingredients 1½ C sugar 2¼ tsp cinnamon 2½ C flour 1 C whole oats … [Read more...]

Roasted Veggie Penne Pasta Bake

Roasted Vegi Penne Pasta Bake by www.whatscookingwithruthie.com

  The zucchini and yellow squash are growing like crazy in our garden these days... I love them both so don't be too surprised to see lots of recipes coming your way featuring these yummy little guys! Starting today with the fabulous Roasted Veggie Penne Pasta Bake! Roasted Veggie Penne Pasta Bake   Print Prep time 20 mins Cook time 30 mins Total time 50 mins … [Read more...]

Coconut Yogurt Zucchini Bread

Coconut Yogurt Zucchini Bread by whatscookingwithruthie.com

Coconut Yogurt Zucchini Bread I shared this recipe over at Remodelaholic last week and I wanted to share with all of you too!  We loved, loved, loved this bread AND my husbands office loved it too... he shared a loaf at an office meeting and it was a hit! In our neck of the woods, fall is in the air and the temperatures are beginning to cool down and that means our garden is … [Read more...]