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Stuffed Zucchini

Vegetables stuffed with bulgur is a great idea for a light, tasty dish that will provide the body with a solid dose of fibre, vitamins and minerals. Great as a light lunch or evening meal at any time of the year. On colder days – it will keep you warm if you add more chilli or pepper 😉


ZUCCHINIS2 medium4 średnie
– bulgur50 g100 g
– onion1 small1 medium
– garlic1 large clove2 large cloves
– mushrooms4 medium8 medium
– red bell pepper1 small2 small
– parsley1/4 bunch1/2 bunch
– chilli powder1/2 tsp1 tsp
– sweet papryka1 tsp2 tsp
– tomato passata175 ml350 ml
– cheddar cheese50 g100 g

You will need

salt, pepper, vegetable or olive oil, small pot, pan, grater, baking tray, baking paper.

*** Where necessary, in the meal preparation instructions, we provide ingredient quantities for 2 servings (4 servings). ***

Energy202.7 kJ1292.8 kJ
Energy48.5 kcal309.3 kcal
Fat1.7 g11.2 g
of which saturates0.9 g5.9 g
Carbohydrate5.5 g35.3 g
of which sugars2.8 g18.0 g
Added Sugar0.0 g0.0 g
Protein2.6 g16.4 g
Salt0.2 g1.6 g
ALERGENs: milk, wheat.


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Wash the zucchinis and red pepper thoroughly.

Dice the red pepper into small cubes.
Peel the mushrooms and cut them into medium-thick slices.

Peel the onions and garlic and dice them.

Wash the parsley, dry and chop it.

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Rinse the bulgur in a strainer with cold water. Boil 200 ml (400 ml) water with 1 tsp (2 tsp) of salt. Put the rinsed bulgur into the boiling water and cook for about 12 minutes until it absorbs all the water.

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Preheat the oven to 180 ° C in „upper & lower” heating mode. Line the baking tray with baking paper.
Cut the zucchinis lengthwise and use a spoon to pit the centre of the zucchini so that they form zucchini boats

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Finely chop the zucchini pulp. Heat 2 tbsp (4 tbsp) oil in a frying pan, and sauté the onion and garlic for 2-3 minutes, then add the mushrooms, red bell pepper and zucchini pulp, add the spices and simmer for about 12 minutes. Add the tomato passata and bulgur, mix everything thoroughly and cook for another 2-3 minutes. Take the stuffing off the heat. Add the parsley and mix the stuffing again. On a coarse-mesh grater, grate the cheddar.

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Stuff each zucchini boat generously, put on a baking sheet and sprinkle with cheddar. Bake for about 20 minutes, until the cheese melts and turns brown.

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Place portions of baked zucchini on large flat plates and eat it while it is hot. If you have any stuffing left, serve it as a side dish next to your zucchini boats.
Enjoy your meal!

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  • Typ kuchni - vegetarian
  • Typ kuchni - bulgarian
  • Poziom trudności - easy
  • Czas przygotowania - 60