Raw Zucchini “Pasta” from Whole Living

Here’s another no-cook recipe, and a great way to use zucchini and summer squash. No reason you couldn’t use chopped large tomatoes instead of cherries, or add scallions, or whatever your CSA share dictates.

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Zucchini “Pasta” from Whole Living
Serves 2

8 oz. cherry tomatoes, halved
1 clove garlic, thinly sliced
1/2 c. chopped walnuts
2 T. torn fresh basil, plus leaves for garnish
2 T. extra-virgin olive oil, plus more for drizzling
Sea salt
1 zucchini (or summer squash) thinly sliced lengthwise, slices cut into 1/4 inch strips


In a bowl, combine tomatoes, garlic, walnuts, basil, and oil. Season with salt. Let stand 20 minutes. Toss with zucchini and garnish with basil.