MARINATED MUSHROOMS & ZUCCHINI
8 oz. small whole fresh mushrooms (3 c.)
2 small zucchini or yellow summer squash, bias sliced into 1/2-inch thick
slices (2 c.)
1 small sweet red pepper, cut in square pieces (1/2 c.)
1/4 c. lemon juice
2 Tbsp. olive or vegetable oil
1 Tbsp. sugar
1/4 tsp. salt
1/4 tsp. dried tarragon or oregano, crushed
1/4 tsp. pepper
1 clove garlic, minced
Place mushrooms, zucchini and/or yellow summer squash and red pepper in a
plastic bag; set in a deep bowl.
Marinade: In small mixing bowl stir together lemon juice, oil, sugar, salt,
tarragon or oregano, pepper and garlic; mix well.
Pour marinade over vegetables in bag; seal. Marinate in the refrigerator for
8 hours or overnight (turn bag occasionally).
To Serve: Pour into a serving dish. Serve with toothpicks. Makes about 8
(2/3 cup) servings.
Per Serving: 23 Calories, 1 g. Protein, 3 g. Carbohydrate, 1 g. Fat, 0 mg.
Cholesterol, 19 mg. Sodium and 188 mg. Potassium.