Posts Tagged "zucchini"

Tortino of Squash with Basil Cream Sauce

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1 ½ tablespoons olive oil 1 cup freshly grated jack cheese 2 pounds mixed summer squashes, cut into 1 inch chunks salt and pepper to taste A good pinch of nutmeg Basil cream sauce – see recipe below Warm the oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Sauté the squash pieces, turning frequently, just until browned on the cut sides, about 10 to 15 minutes. Turn into a 10-inch pie or gratin dish. Sprinkle with cheese, nutmeg and salt and pepper. Prepare the cream sauce. Preheat the oven to 400 degrees. Pour the sauce evenly over the squash and bake until browned, 20 to 25 minutes. Cool...

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Creamy Squash Gratin

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1 small onion, thinly sliced 3 tablespoons butter or olive oil 1 garlic clove, minced and crushed into a paste Salt 3 medium squash, sliced into ¼ inch thick ovals ½ cup heavy cream 3 tablespoons grated Parmesan cheese Freshly ground black pepper, to taste Cook the onion in 1 tablespoon butter or oil over medium heat for about 10 minutes. Stir every few minutes to prevent browning. Preheat the oven to 375 degrees. Smear the bottom of a baking dish that is large enough to hold the squash in a single layer with the garlic paste. Season the onions with salt and spread them over the bottom...

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Zucchini Quesadilla

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From our shareholder Christie: Zucchini goes great in quesadillas!  Slice them long ways, salt and drain for 20 minutes, then season with salt, pepper, and Parmesan cheese and saute in very small amt olive oil.  Layer in a tortilla with black beans and pepper or mushrooms, or chicken or steak!  I bet you could also do a zucchini Parmesan.

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Summer Vegetable Casserole with Eggs

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2 lbs. tomatoes                                                        1 teaspoons olive oil 1 tablespoon minced garlic                                     2 cups chopped onions 1 ½ lbs of diced zucchini/squash                                1 ½ lbs of peeled, diced eggplant Salt and pepper to taste                                        8 eggs 1 cup grated Parmesan cheese In a large pan over medium-high heat the oil and sauté the onions...

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Easy Red Cabbage Coleslaw

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1 shredded red cabbage                                      2 shredded zucchini or carrots ¾ cup mayonnaise                                                   1/3 cup apple cider vinegar 2 tablespoons honey                                      1 teaspoon caraway seed ¾ teaspoon salt or more to taste Mix together the cabbage and zucchini or carrots in a large bowl. Mix the mayonnaise, vinegar, honey and caraway seed in a small bowl. Pour the dressing over the cabbage mixture,...

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