Cheesy Zucchini Open Face Sandwiches

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Oct. 12, 2011

Ingredients

Vegetable cooking spray 1
Shredded zucchini 2 Cup (32 tbs)
Part skim mozzarella cheese 4 Ounce , shredded (1 cup)
Minced onion 1/4 Cup (4 tbs)
Chopped ripe olives 2 Tablespoon
Reduced calorie mayonnaise 2 Tablespoon
Dried italian seasoning 1/4 Teaspoon
Whole wheat english muffins 3 , split
Tomato 1 Medium , cut into 6 thin slices
Grated parmesan cheese 2 Tablespoon

Directions

GETTING READY

1) Use a large skillet to coat with cooking spray.

MAKING

2) Place the skillet over medium-high heat, and wait until hot.

3) Add zucchini to sauté 3 minutes.

4) Remove the zucchini from heat and drain.

5) Use paper towels to press zucchini for removing the excess moisture.

6) In a medium bowl, add zucchini and next 5 ingredients to combine.

7) Mix well by stirring.

8) Use the English muffin halves to place on a baking sheet.

9) Spoon the zucchini mixture evenly over each half. Place 1 tomato slice on top.

10) Sprinkle 1 teaspoon Parmesan cheese over each tomato slice.

11) Place the muffin halves inside the broiler at 6 inches from heating element.

12) Broil the muffin halves for 2 minutes or until cheese is melted.

SERVING

13) Serve the muffin halves immediately, with green salad, if desired.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 15 Minutes
Ready In: 15 Minutes
Servings: 3

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 375Calories from Fat 110

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 14 g21.5%

Saturated Fat 6 g30%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol

Sodium 847 mg35.29%

Total Carbohydrates 44 g14.7%

Dietary Fiber 4 g16%

Sugars 4 g

Protein 20 g40%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet