ZUCCHINI PIZZA BITES
A sure-fire way to get your kids to taste fresh zucchini.
This is a summer family recipe for Summer Squash!
- Prep Time10 min
- Cook Time8 min
- Total Time18 min
- 1 medium zucchini, cut into ¼ inch thick slices
- Olive oil spray
- 2 cups Marinara sauce, jar or fresh
- ¼ cup Mozzarella, shredded
Heat grill to low, or turn on your oven broiler.
Spray both sides of zucchini slices with oil spray.
Season each slice with salt and pepper to taste.
Place zucchini slices on a flat pan, or on a sprayed grill grate. (Spray the grill grate before lighting grill!)
Broil or grill slices for 2 minutes on each side. Watch carefully while cooking.
Top each slice with a teaspoon of sauce and a sprinkle of grated cheese.
Continue to broil or grill for an additional 1-3 minutes. Be careful not to burn the cheese!
This recipe is gluten-free (depending on the sauce you use) and perfect for a Meatless Monday. If you wish to change up the recipe, try using leftover Italian sausage, fresh basil or a thin slice of pepperoni on your bites, and it’s a great way to use up excess garden zucchini!
- 3 servings per container
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