Bow Ties With Zucchini in Lemon Garlic Sauce

Total Time
30mins
Prep 10 mins
Cook 20 mins

This is a great vegetarian recipe from the Australian Women's Weekly Great Fast Recipes collection. As usual for Sussan recipes, it's quick, easy and yummy! Could be a bit light for people who prefer meat with their meals though - we accompanied it with crumbed chicken and loved it. For vegos, could go well with jacket potatoes topped with maybe a mushroom cream sauce, or just sour cream and snipped shallots or chives.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Cook pasta in large sacuepan of boiling water, uncovered, until just tender; drain.
  2. Meanwhile, halve zucchini lengthways, slice halves thinly on the diagonal.
  3. Heat butter and oil in large frying pan.
  4. Cook zuchini and garlic over high heat stirring, unti zucchini is just tender
  5. Add stock; brng to a boil
  6. Reduce heat, add cream, lemon rind and chives.
  7. Stir until hot
  8. Place pasta in pan with zucchini sauce.
  9. Toss gently to combine.

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This made for a light and tasty dinner. It was also very fast to prepare. Not sure about using "medium" zucchini- I went by the suggested weight (12oz of zucchini and 12oz of squash) and this came out to 1 medium of each from my garden, which seemed to be the right amount. I added some lemon juice and extra zest to the batch too, in order to kick up the lemony flavor. Served with Asiago Cheese bagels. Thanks, Sussan. [Made for Bargain Basement Tag]

averybird August 16, 2011

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