Mexican Calabacitas

READY IN: 45mins
Recipe by Miss Annie

A side dish served quite a bit in Mexico. This is the San Antonio version of a very tasty dish.

Top Review by Nancy Barnes

Very good side dish. I didn't have a fresh tomato so I used a can of "zesty" tomatoes. It turned out very good Will make this often.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a large skillet, cook onions for 2-3 minutes in oil over medium heat, until soft.
  2. Add zucchini and tomatoes.
  3. Cook for 2-3 minutes, until squash and tomatoes are tender.
  4. Stir in corn, chile, salt and 1 cup of the cheese.
  5. Pour this mixture into a greased casserole and sprinkle remaining cheese over top.
  6. Bake at 350º for 15-20 minutes, or until cheese on top is melted.

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