Zucchini Caterpillars | Schnucks

Zucchini Caterpillars

5 Ingredients or Less, Back to School, Health & Wellness, Kid Friendly, Local, Produce

Don’t bug out – these zucchini caterpillars are delicious!

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Don’t bug out – these zucchini caterpillars are delicious!

Ingredients

  • 2 medium zucchini, halved horizontally
  • 1 cup sliced pepperoni
  • 1 cup Schnucks shredded mozzarella cheese
  • 1 tsp. grated Parmesan, to garnish
  • 1 tsp. dried oregano, to garnish
  • 2 tbsp. marinara sauce, for dipping

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Make horizontal cuts every 1/4 inch along each zucchini, slicing almost to the bottom but not all the way through.
  2. Transfer zucchini to a foil-lined baking sheet. Place 1-2 slices of pepperoni and a pinch of mozzarella into each cut. Top with remaining mozzarella.
  3. Bake until zucchini is tender, about 15-20 minutes. Top with Parmesan and oregano. Serve with marinara.

Nutrition Facts

185 CALORIES Per Serving

FAT: 14G

SATURATED FAT: 5G

CHOLESTEROL: 31MG

SODIUM: 599MG

CARBOHYDRATES: 8G

FIBER: 2G

SUGAR: 5G

PROTEIN: 9G

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