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Pan-Steamed Zucchini and Yellow Squash Noodles



  1. Using a mandoline, cut the zucchini and yellow squash lengthwise into 1/4-inch-thick noodles. Discard the center of the squashes.
  2. Heat the butter in a large saute pan. Add the shallots and garlic. Sweat until the shallots are translucent.
  3. Add the squash noodles and stock. Cover the pan and pan steam the squash until tender, about 5 minutes. Drain any excess liquid.
  4. Season with the herbs, lemon juice, and black pepper.

Nutritional Information Per Serving:

Calories: 30
Fat: 0.5 grams
Fiber: 2 grams
Protein: 1 grams
Carbohydrates: 5 grams
Sugars: 3 grams

Diabetic Exchanges

1 Vegetable

Source: The Professional Chef's Techniques of Healthy Cooking