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Makes: 6 small zucchini halves
Prep time: 10 minutes
Cooking time: 30 minutes
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Zucchini Pizza Boats
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Prep time: 10 minutesCooking time: 30 minutesTotal time: 40 minutes

Ingredients

2
medium or 3 small zucchini
1⁄2 cup
tomato based pasta sauce
1⁄2 cup
shredded mozzarella cheese
2 Tablespoons
parmesan cheese

Directions

  1. Heat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Wash zucchini. Trim ends and cut each in half lengthwise. Use a spoon to gently scrape out soft, seedy center of zucchini.
  3. Place zucchini halves in a small baking dish. Spoon pasta sauce into zucchini halves. Top with mozzarella and parmesan cheeses.
  4. Bake for 25 to 30 minutes or until zucchini can be pierced with a fork and cheese is bubbly and brown. Serve warm.
  5. Refrigerate leftovers within 2 hours.
Serving Size: 
1/2 small zucchini
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Kids Can!
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Depending on their skills, show kids how to:

  • Wash and dry zucchini
  • Grate cheese
  • Build their own pizza
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