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Old 01-24-2009, 10:26 AM   #11
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My favorite way it to grate them, barely sautè in a little olive oil, toss with lemon juice, lemon zest, salt/pepper, pine nuts, and top with Parmesan cheese and a handful of freshly torn basil. I could make a of myself!

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Old 01-24-2009, 12:13 PM   #12
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I make this frequently, either as a side dish to Teriyaki Salmon, or as a main dish with the ingredients doubled up & sauteed shrimp added.


1 small/medium zucchini
1 medium carrot
1 package Ramen noodle soup mix
2 cloves garlic, finely chopped
Aprox. 1 teaspoon (about 1”) peeled & grated fresh ginger
Crushed red pepper flakes to taste
Soy sauce to taste
Vegetable oil
Hot sesame oil (or regular, if desired)

Wash & trim zucchini; trim & peel carrot. Grate, shred, or julienne slice both.

Discard soup/seasoning packet from Ramen noodles (or save for another use). Cook noodles according to package directions & drain.

In a medium/large skillet, heat a thin coating of vegetable oil & sauté squash & carrot until just barely tender. Add ginger & garlic & stir a few times. Add drained noodles & combine gently. Add crushed red pepper flakes & soy sauce to taste & gently combine again. Serve with a drizzle of hot (or regular) sesame oil on top.

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Old 01-24-2009, 12:33 PM   #13
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I like them sauteed with plenty of garlic, or roasted after being tossed
with oil and salt and garlic,

Here is recipe for simple Zucchini pickles - wonderful in Summer

Zucchini Pickles Recipe
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Old 01-28-2009, 10:05 AM   #14
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love Zucchini........

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