by Updated April 10, 2017,
Zucchini are stuffed with a mushroom and cheese mixture for a tasty summer side dish. This is a good side dish to grilled steak or chicken.
Photo Credit: Diana Rattray
Prep Time: 12 minutes
Cook Time: 20 minutes
Total Time: 32 minutes
- Cook whole zucchini in boiling salted water, covered, for about 10 minutes. Drain and cut in half lengthwise. Scoop out centers, leaving a 1/4-inch thick shell. Chop the center pulp.
- In a skillet melt butter; sauté the sliced mushrooms. Stir in flour, salt, and oregano. Remove from heat. Stir in Monterey Jack cheese, sour cream, and the chopped zucchini.
- Heat the broiler.
- Fill zucchini shells, using about 1/4 to 1/3 cup of stuffing mixture for each. Top with grated Parmesan cheese.
- Place stuffed zucchini in a foil-lined broiler pan or baking pan and broil for about 4 to 6 minutes, until hot and bubbly.
Serves 3 as a main dish or 6 as a side dish.
Calories per serving (based on 6 side dish servings): 160
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