A surefire way for kids (of all ages) to enjoy zucchini
6 medium zucchini
extra virgin olive oil
3/4 cup pizza sauce (homemade or store bought)
1/2 cup finely chopped basil
1 3/4 cup freshly grated mozzarella cheese
1/2 cup freshly grated Parmesan cheese
Preheat oven to 425 F.
Cut zucchini lengthwise into long 1/4 inch slices. Pat dry and brush both sides
with olive oil. Arrange side by side on an aluminum-foil-lined baking sheet or
pizza pan. Bake 7 minutes or until just tender when pierced with a fork. Top
generously with well-seasoned pizza sauce. Sprinkle with chopped fresh basil,
freshly grated mozzarella and Parmesan cheese and put back into the oven for 2
to 3 minutes until the sauce is hot and the bubbly and the cheese is melted.