Pre-heat oven to 400 degrees. Pop the heirloom cherry tomatoes in the oven to cook for 10 minutes.
Add minced shallot in a large skillet and cook over medium heat until translucent. 3-4 minutes. Season with salt and pepper.
Meanwhile, boil a large pot of water and cook pasta according to instructions on the box.
Quarter cut your squash and zucchini. Add vegetables to the pan with shallots and cook on medium-high heat for 8-10 minutes. Season with salt and pepper
While vegetables are cooking, prepare basil mixture
Using a mortar and pestle, food processor, or immersion blender: Add basil leaves, garlic, and 1 tbsp of olive oil and blend until all broken down
Save 1 cup of pasta water and then drain into a colander
When vegetables have cooked through, add drained pasta, 1/2 cup pasta water, ricotta, parmesan, lemon zest, crushed red pepper, and basil mixture. Mix together and heat throughout.
Add blistered cherry tomatoes and garnish with fresh basil and parmesan (optional)
Serve and enjoy immediately!