Zucchini is a diverse vegetable that you can season to your liking. This cheesy side dish, Zucchini Gratin, is the ideal comfort food. It's easy to make and fits into your healthy meal plan or weight loss program. 1 serving = 3.3 protein and 0.9 tsp sugar
Prep Time: 10 mins
Cook Time: 30 mins
Total Time: 40 mins
- 3 zucchini sliced into rounds
- 1 onion chopped
- 2 cloves garlic chopped
- 1/2 cup Parmesan cheese grated
- 8 oz Mascarpone cheese
- 1 egg 2 oz Cheddar cheese
- 2 oz Mozzarella cheese
- 2 tablespoons olive oil
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 1 teaspoon black pepper
- Preheat Oven
Preheat the oven to 400 degrees.
- Cook Onion and Garlic
Heat the olive oil in a large frying pan on medium heat. Add the onion and garlic and cook for 5 minutes.
- Cook Zucchini
Add the zucchini and cook until lightly golden on both sides.
Season the vegetables with salt and pepper.
In a bowl, beat the mascarpone with the egg until smooth.
- Add Cheese
Add the parmesan & Cheddar cheese and stir well.
- Layer veggies
Layer the vegetables in a baking dish.
- Pour & Sprinkle Cheese
Pour the cheese mixture over the zucchini and sprinkle the Mozzarella on top.
Bake for 30 minutes.
Serving Size: 1/6 of baking dish