Baby Green Zucchini
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Glossy, baby green zucchini resembles the familiar mature zucchini but only measures 1 - 3 inches in length. This smaller, slim squash has the same medium to dark green freckled outer skin. Baby zucchini are the same species as zucchini, merely picked at an earlier stage of growth. The flesh is more tender and the flavor is milder than the larger variety.
Green Zucchini Squash are available from Mid Spring to Summer, with a peak season from July to November.
Baby zucchini squash are hand-harvested at an early stage of growth. Edible zucchini flowers are sometimes attached to this small squash.
Zucchini is an excellent source of vitamin A and vitamin C, and contains iron, calcium, niacin, riboflavin, thiamine and part of the B complex.
Recipes that include Baby Green Zucchini. One is easiest, three is harder.
|Cookography||Sauteed Baby Zucchini|