Zucchini with Bacon & Cheese

Total Time
Prep 12 mins
Cook 10 mins

This dish is very eye appealing as well as tasty.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Have a pot of water boiling.
  2. Drop in the Zucchini and par boil 3-4 minutes.
  3. Drain and remove seeds.
  4. Combine the cheese, jalapeno, garlic, cilantro and tomatoes (you can add a bit of the pulp).
  5. Stuff the zucchinis.
  6. Broil until cheese etc is bubbly.
  7. Sprinkle with bacon and crumbs and return to broil for 1 or 2 minutes.
Most Helpful

This was WONDERFUL. The jalapenos gave it a nice spicy flavor and it was really beautiful. There were many different flavors. I would serve this at a dinner party because the presentation was great and they were very tasty. Thanks, I will cook this many times I'm sure.

P September 23, 2001

The flavors were great. Everyone commented on how great the zucchini was. I think that mine must be much smaller than yours because I filled 3 and still had filling left over. I will cook some more again tomorrow to finish off the filling. Thanks for posting, this one is a real keeper.

Mysterygirl February 12, 2002

I used 5 small zucchini to use up the filling and tried the cheddar. They were wonderful, even my 6yr. old ate one and she hates zucchini! If time is ever an issue, you can replace the tomatoes, garlic, cilantro and chili with fresh salsa from the deli section. Next time I'll try the gouda!

ceashel January 13, 2003