Grilled Mediterranean Zucchini Ribbons

Recipe by COOKGIRl
READY IN: 15mins
SERVES: 8
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition

DIRECTIONS

  • In a small saucepan combine 1/4 cup of the olive oil with the garlic clove slices.
  • Heat to medium-low and {slowy} toast the garlic until lightly golden, about 4-5 minutes. DO NOT burn! Remove from pan and set aside.
  • Use a vegetable peeler or mandoline to THINLY slice the zucchini. Toss the remaining 2 tablespoons of olive oil with the zucchini, being careful not to tear. Season with salt and pepper.
  • Heat a grill to medium-high and cook the zucchini ribbons {only} on one side, approximately 1-2 minutes, until lightly grill marked and lightly wilted.
  • Remove the zucchini from the grill and arrange on a serving platter. Set aside to cool. Before serving, drizzle the infused garlic oil over the zucchini and garnish with the Parmesan, toasted almonds and fresh basil.
  • Serve at room temperature. Yield is estimated depending on how you plan to serve the zucchini.