Grilled Bacon-Stuffed Summer Squash

READY IN: 23mins
Recipe by Denise in NH

On a recipe card in the produce department from my local grocer. I imagine you could use either yellow summer squash or zucchini.

Top Review by MomLuvs6

Family loved these. Loved the bacon-stuffing in the squash. Great and different way of grilling the sqaush. Used yellow squash and zucchini squash. Thank You. [Made for Bargain Basement Tag]

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Coat grill rack with nonstick cooking spray. Preheat grill to medium direct heat. Meanwhile, cut squash lengthwise into halves. With spoon, scoop out pulp, leaving at least 1/2 inch shell; set aside. Coarsely chop pulp. Cook bacon in medium skillet over medium heat until browned. Add onion and celery; cook and stir 2 minutes. Stir in squash pulp; cook and stir 1 minute. Remove from heat; set aside.
  2. Stir in bread crumbs, cheese, and thyme. Spoon filling evenly into squash shells; pressing lightly. Place on grill. Grill covered, 7 to 11 minutes or until squash is tender and filling is hot.

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