Parmesan Zucchini Coins
Try these golden-brown zucchini coins for a healthy and delicious substitute to French fries.
|Serving size:||3/4 cup|
|Prep time:||10 minutes|
|Cook time:||20 minutes|
|Total time:||30 minutes|
Parchment paper or non-stick spray
2 small zucchinis
1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese
2 garlic cloves, minced
1 tablespoon olive or vegetable oil
1 teaspoon oregano
1/2 teaspoon salt (optional)
1/4 teaspoon pepper
1. Before you begin, wash your hands, surfaces, utensils and vegetables.
2. Preheat the oven to 425 degrees. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
3. Cut zucchini into thick coins and then in half again to form a half-moon shape.
4. Add zucchini to baking sheet and use your hands or tongs to toss together olive oil, minced garlic, oregano, pepper and salt (if using).
5. Spread the zucchini slices out on the baking sheet in a single layer and sprinkle with Parmesan cheese.
6. Bake for 15 minutes.
7. Switch the oven to broil, and bake for another 4 minutes, or until zucchini wedges are golden brown.