Vegetarian Stuffed Zucchini

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Total Time
1hr 55mins
25 mins
1 hr 30 mins

This makes a really festive sidedish or appetizer. I make this all the time for my mother who is on weight watchers because there is only a point per 2 pieces.

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  1. Cut each zucchini in half.
  2. Hollow each zucchini using a melon baller or a knife.
  3. Saute onion, garlic, and zucchini pulp in oil until tender 5-7 minutes.
  4. Add sauce, water, salt and pepper and bring to a boil.
  5. Combine rice and spinach and stuff mixture into zucchini (do not overstuff because rice will expand as it cooks).
  6. Lay zucchini in pan and pour sauce over top.
  7. Cover and bake at 350 degrees for 1 1/2 hours.