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Broiled Zucchini Halves


Broiled Zucchini Halves

Broiled Zucchini Halves

Prep and Cook Time 15 minutes

Yield

Makes 4 servings

Ingredients

1/2 cup (2 ounces) shredded mozzarella cheese
2 tablespoons diced pimiento
2 tablespoons chopped ripe olives
4 small zucchini (about 1 pound total), sliced lengthwise
1 tablespoon olive oil

Preparation

  1. Preheat broiler; place oven rack 6 inches below heat source. Combine cheese, pimiento and olives in small bowl; set aside.
  2. Brush both sides of zucchini halves with oil; arrange on broiler pan lined with foil. Broil 5 minutes or until fork-tender.
  3. Spoon about 2 tablespoons cheese mixture along each zucchini half. Broil until cheese melts and browns. Serve immediately.

Nutritional Information

Serving Size: 1 zucchini half
Sodium 144 mg
Protein 5 g
Fiber 1 g
Carbohydrate 5 g
Cholesterol 8 mg
Saturated Fat 2 g
Total Fat 7 g
Calories from Fat 62 %
Calories 94

Dietary Exchange

Fat 1-1/2
Vegetable 1

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