Carpaccio di Zucchini


Carpaccio di Zucchini

Carpaccio di Zucchini

Prep and Cook Time 28 minutes

Yield

Makes 4 servings

Ingredients

12 ounces zucchini, shredded
1/2 cup sliced almonds, toasted
1 tablespoon Italian dressing
4 French bread baguettes, cut in half lengthwise
1 tablespoon plus 1 teaspoon soft-spread margarine
3 tablespoons grated Parmesan cheese
Pear tomatoes, halved (optional)

Preparation

  1. Preheat broiler. Place zucchini in medium bowl. Add almonds and dressing; mix well. Set aside.
  2. Place baguette halves on large baking sheet; spread evenly with margarine. Sprinkle with cheese. Broil 3 inches from heat 2 to 3 minutes or until edges and cheese are browned.
  3. Spread zucchini mixture evenly onto each baguette half. Garnish with tomaotes. Serve immediately.

Serving Suggestion

Serve with spaghetti and tomato sauce.

Nutritional Information

Calories 207
Calories from Fat 61 %
Total Fat 15 g
Saturated Fat 2 g
Cholesterol 3 mg
Carbohydrate 14 g
Fiber 3 g
Protein 7 g
Sodium 263 mg

Dietary Exchange

Starch 1
Fat 3

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