Zucchini-Tomato Pasta Sauce Recipe
- 2 medium onions, chopped
- 2 tablespoons butter
- 2 tablespoons canola oil
- 8 large tomatoes, chopped
- 2 medium zucchini, cut into 1/2-inch cubes
- 4 garlic cloves, minced
- 2 teaspoons dried oregano
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 1/2 teaspoon pepper
- Hot cooked pasta
- 1. In a large saucepan, saute onions in butter and oil until tender. Stir in the tomatoes, zucchini, garlic, oregano, salt and pepper; bring to a boil. Reduce heat; simmer, uncovered, for 50-60 minutes or until zucchini is tender. Serve with pasta. Yield: 5 cups.
1/2 cup sauce (calculated without pasta) equals 96 calories, 6 g fat (2 g saturated fat), 6 mg cholesterol, 275 mg sodium, 11 g carbohydrate, 3 g fiber, 2 g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 2 vegetable, 1 fat.
Reviews for Zucchini-Tomato Pasta Sauce
"Wonderful way to use up gatden produce! I pureed my sauce to make it more palatable to my kids (and some adults! :))."