Ratatouille Stuffed Zucchini with Instant Brown Rice

Ratatouille Stuffed ZucchiniInstant Brown Rice

 
Estimated Calories Estimated Fat Estimated Carbs
491 28 54
 

Instructions and Ingredients for Ratatouille Stuffed Zucchini:
Using a scoop, remove balls of flesh from the zucchini until only the shell are left. Keep the zucchini balls aside. Preheat a grill to medium high.
In a large skillet over a medium-high heat, warmup 1/3 of the olive oil and cook the onions in it for 3 to 4 minutes. When the onions soft, add the garlic and cook for a minute. Add the remaining olive oil, the cubed eggplant, and the zucchini balls. Cover and cook for around 8 to 10 minutes..Add the tomatoes and cook for another 5 minutes, stirring frequently. Stir in the parsley and season with salt and pepper to taste.
Fill each zucchini shell with the ratatouille. Grill 2 to 3 minutes (or until the zucchini shells get soft) and serve hot.
1 Squash Squash Zucchini (x 1)
1 Tomatoe Tomatoes On The Vine (x 1)
(1.8 oz) (50 g) Eggplant - Preserved & Drained (x 0.5)
(.25 cup) (59 ml) Onion, Chopped (x 1)
(1 tsp) (2.8 g) Garlic (x 1)
(1 tbsp) (15 ml) Olive Oil, Extra Virgin (x 1.5)
1 tsp Salt (Table Salt) (x 1)
1 tsp (2.1g) Pepper, Black (x 1)

Instructions and Ingredients for Instant Brown Rice:
Combine rice, water and butter in a saucepan. Bring to a boil. reduce heat (medium-low to medium) and cover. Simmer 10-12 minutes or until water is absorbed. Fluff with fork and serve.
.25 Cup Dry (1 cup) (237 ml) Rice - Uncle Ben's Instant Brown Rice (x 1)
1 Pat Butter, Pat (x 1)

We consider a low calorie meal to be a meal or recipe that is under 600 calories. To be considered low fat, it must have less than 30% of its calories coming from fat. Same with low carb, it must have less than 30% of its calories coming from carbs. We consider a dinner of ratatouille stuffed zucchini with instant brown rice to be low calorie.