Zucchini Boats

Zucchini Boats

 

This quick and easy zucchini boats recipe consists of 9 ingredients, including lean ground beef, Parmesan cheese, and tomato.

 

 

What you need:

  • 12 – 15 inch zucchini, sliced lengthwise and deseeded
  • 1 lb lean ground beef
  • 1 green pepper, diced
  • 1 medium tomato, diced
  • 1 small onion, diced
  • 1 egg, slightly beaten
  • 2 T Parmesan cheese, grated
  • 1/2 c Italian style bread crumbs
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • shredded cheese (optional)


What you do:

  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees.  
  • In a large bowl, combine all ingredients except zucchini and mix with hands.  
  • Put zucchini halves in a baking dish or pan.  
  • Place meat mixture into the two zucchini boats.  
  • Bake, covered, for 90 minutes.  
  • May top with cheese last 20 minutes of cooking time.