Summer Squash Ratatoulli

Summer Squash Ratatouille

Serves 2-4.


  • 1 Large zucchini - diced into 1” chunks (approx. 6-7 cups)
  • 1 Large yellow summer squash - diced into 1” chunks (approx. 6-7 cups)
  • 1 Large yellow sweet onion - chopped into 1” chunks
  • 2 Large tomatoes - chopped into 1” chunks’
  • 6-8 cloves garlic - peeled and finely chopped
  • 2 cups fresh herbs - a mix of basil, oregano, thyme, chives, rosemary
  • 2 Tbsp. Black Garlic Ghee
  • Juice of 2 lemons
  • 1 tsp. good salt
  • 1 tsp. freshly cracked pepper
  • 1/2-1 tsp. Cayenne pepper - optional


  • In a large pot melt the ghee and add onions. Cook for about 4 minutes and then toss in zucchini and summer squash. Cook for about 10 minutes until some of the juices are released.
  • Add the garlic and tomatoes and continue to cook. Stir frequently. Add all the fresh herbs, salt, peppers and juice of 1 lemon. Allow to simmer over low-medium heat till the flavors to meld together. Consistency will be somewhat soupy.
  • Remove from heat and let rest for 5 minutes. Add the rest of the lemon juice. Season to taste with salt and pepper if desired.
  • Serve over rice or with crusty bread and ghee!


Rice is great with Turmeric + Black Pepper Ghee.
This recipe works with Sriracha, Heirloom Salt + Pepper and Original Ghee.
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