08/20/2012 05:57 pm ET Updated Oct 20, 2012

9 New Ways To Use Zucchini

It's that time of year again: the time of year where summer's bounty is unwavering, that time of year that we're getting a little tired of the hooray-it's-summer salads, a little wary of those piles of produce on the counter.

That's what we're here for.

Here are 9 new ways to use zucchini and summer squash, to make that gigantic pile feel exciting, inspiring, and new again.

• Browse through the entries for Your Best Summer Squash Recipe.
• Check out our favorite ways to use another summer favorite: tomatoes.
• Got a question in the kitchen? The Food52 Hotline is here to help!

9 New Ways To Use Zucchini