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Spaghetti-Style Zucchini

posted Aug 3, 2018, 1:52 PM by Evangelina DiSpirito   [ updated Aug 24, 2018, 9:00 AM by Tracy Ducker, MS, RDN ]

Spaghetti-Style Zucchini


Vegetarian, Good Source of Calcium, Low Cholesterol, Low Sodium

Contains: Dairy (May contain Soy depending on oil)


Yield: Approximately 6 servings


These zucchini noodles are a healthy "low carb" alternative to pasta noodles. This dish is rich in omega 3's, vitamin C, potassium, B6, magnesium.

Served warm or hot this dish is a tasty pairing with chicken parmesan or use in an Asian noodle recipe. Or simply eat as a cold housemade salad.





Yield: 6 servings

 

Ingredients:

2     Medium          Green Zucchini

2     Tablespoons    Italian Seasoning

2     Tablespoons    Garlic Powder

1/8  Teaspoon         Cayenne Pepper

1/8  Teaspoon         Black Pepper

2     Tablespoons     Olive Oil

½     Cup                  Freshly Grated Parmesan Cheese


Optional:    Add black olives. For extra protein add diced cooked chicken or tofu for extra protein.

 

Instructions:

1.        Wash green zucchini

2.        Use Spiral Cutter to make zucchini noodles

3.        Toss in a bowl add seasonings and olive oil.

4.        Warm up zucchini noodles in microwave for 1 to 2 minutes. (Keep noodles al dente)

5.         Sprinkle Parmesan Cheese after warming up noodles or mix while warming if preferred more melted cheese version.

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