Simple Grilled Zucchini

This is a quick and easy side dish you can make while grilling the main course.

Serves: 8Hands-on: 15 minutesTotal: 25 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 8


  • 2 garlic cloves, peeled and minced
  • 1 tsp. red pepper flakes
  • 1 Tbsp. chopped fresh parsley
  • 1 tsp. salt
  • 1⁄2 tsp. ground black pepper
  • 1⁄4 cup olive oil
  • 4 medium zucchini, trimmed and sliced in half lengthwise


  • Preheat grill to medium heat. Combine the garlic, red pepper flakes, oregano, salt, black pepper, and oil in a small, covered container; shake until well mixed.
  • Place the zucchini cut-side down on the grill, brush with the oil mixture and cook for 5 minutes. Flip, brush with oil, and cook about 3 more minutes.