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Servings/Yield

6 servings


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Roasted Vegetables and Polenta

Ingredients

  • 2 medium zucchini, about 4 cups, cut into 1-inch slices
  • 2 red bell peppers, about 2 ½ cups, cut into 1-inch slices
  • 1-2 tablespoons olive oil
  • cup chopped fresh basil
  • 2 tablespoons balsamic vinegar
  • ¼ teaspoon black pepper
  • 2, ounce, 16 tubes polenta, each tube cut into 12 slices
  • ¼ teaspoon salt
  • ¼ cup crumbled Feta cheese
  • Basil leaves

Method

Combine zucchini, red pepper, and onion with olive oil in a large bowl.
Spread on a jelly-roll pan in a single layer. Bake for 25 minutes or until tender, stirring once or twice. Mix in chopped basil, balsamic vinegar, and black pepper.
Preheat broiler. Place polenta slices on a baking sheet coated lightly with olive oil.
Sprinkle with pepper. Broil on each side until lightly browned. Arrange slices on a plate. Spoon roasted vegetables over polenta and sprinkle with Feta. Garnish with basil.

Notes

This recipe adds a unique twist to roasted vegetables, which are always delicious, but most especially this time of year when you can get them fresh at a local Farmer’s Market.
Yields: 6 servings

Nutrition

Nutrition information (approx. 6 servings per recipe): 392 calories, 12.5 g protein, 12 g fat (4 g saturated fat), 61 g carbohydrate, 154 mg vitamin C, 198 mg calcium

Categories

balsamic, basil, peppers, vinegar, zucchini

Keywords

zucchini peppers balsamic vinegar basil