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Tomatoes Stuffed With Zucchini

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  Zucchini 2 Cup (32 tbs), shredded
  Tomatoes 4 Large
  Salt 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Sugar 1⁄8 Teaspoon
  Fresh ground pepper 1⁄8 Teaspoon
  Garlic 1 Clove (5 gm), crushed
  Mushrooms 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), sliced
  Vegetable oil 1 Tablespoon
  Mayonnaise 4 Teaspoon
  Minced parsley 1 Tablespoon (Use Fresh Ones)

Slice off top half inch of tomatoes.
Scoop out pulp; chop it and the tops of tomatoes; put in colander to drain.
Shred zucchini and sprinkle with teaspoon salt; mix with tomato pulp; leave to drain for 1/2 hour.
Sprinkle inside of tomato shells with mixture of salt, sugar, and pepper.
Drain them upside down on paper towels in refrigerator for 1/2 hour or more.
Squeeze zucchini lightly; then saute in teflon skillet with tomato pulp, garlic, mushrooms, and oil for 5 minutes.
Turn up heat and stir constantly until all moisture is evaporated.
Season to taste with salt and pepper.
Cool mixture; chill for 1/2 hour or more.
Stuff tomato shells and garnish with mayonnaise and parsley.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Side Dish

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 474 Calories from Fat 293

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 33 g50.7%

Saturated Fat 3.7 g18.6%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 14.3 mg4.8%

Sodium 650.5 mg27.1%

Total Carbohydrates 42 g14%

Dietary Fiber 12.7 g50.8%

Sugars 25 g

Protein 12 g23.4%

Vitamin A 156.5% Vitamin C 262.1%

Calcium 14.4% Iron 23.7%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Tomatoes Stuffed With Zucchini Recipe