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Old 06-30-2009, 11:02 AM   #1
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Courgettes with cheese & bacon

I made these for our visiting Aussie cousins...they ate the lot!!


Don't they feed them over there? lol


Courgettes with cheese & bacon



Serves 4
Prep Time 10 mins
Cooking Time 45 mins
Ingredients
  • 8 Small courgettes
  • 1 medium onion, finely chopped
  • 3 oz/85g Butter
  • 1 ½ oz/40g dried breadcrumbs
  • 1 ½ oz/40g Cheddar cheese
  • 8 Rashers thin unsmoked streaky bacon, finely chopped
Method
  • Top and tail courgettes and par boil 5 minutes
  • Drain and split into two down the middle
  • Put into a buttered dish
  • Saute the chopped onion in butter for a few minutes,
  • Sprinkle over courgettes
  • Mix breadcrumbs and cheese together, and sprinkle over each courgette
  • Top with the chopped bacon and dot with butter
  • Bake in a preheated oven 375°F/190°C/Gas mark5 till bacon crisps
  • Serve
Equipment
  • Large ovenproof dish
Shopping List
  • 8 Small courgettes
  • 1 medium onion
  • 3 oz/85g Butter
  • 1 ½ oz/40g Breadcrumbs
  • 1 ½ oz/40g Cheddar cheese
  • 8 Rashers thin unsmoked streaky bacon

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Old 06-30-2009, 12:21 PM   #2
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For all the Yanks that don't know what a courgette is - it's zucchini.
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Old 06-30-2009, 12:37 PM   #3
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That looks great les! My zucchini plant has blossoms on it now
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Old 06-30-2009, 12:57 PM   #4
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Thanks guys!...
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Old 06-30-2009, 01:28 PM   #5
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It looks wonderful!
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Old 06-30-2009, 03:15 PM   #6
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It looks wonderful!
Thank you...If there are any left we eat them cold the next day with salad...they are yummy
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Old 06-30-2009, 04:04 PM   #7
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Les - You have the right spirit. When asked how I treat my cougars, I say with respect and love. They always come back that way

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Les - You have the right spirit. When asked how I treat my cougars, I say with respect and love. They always come back that way

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Old 06-30-2009, 05:02 PM   #9
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This is a great recipe - thanks, Les. I'll be trying it soon!
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Old 07-01-2009, 03:47 PM   #10
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Thank you Karen..
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