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Roasted Zucchini

Yield 12 servings


  • 4 pounds baby zucchini, sliced
  • 1/4 cup sesame oil, divided
  • 1 (12-ounce) jar roasted red bell peppers, drained and coarsely chopped
  • 1/2 cup coarsely chopped walnuts
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground ginger or 1 teaspoon minced fresh ginger
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1/4 teaspoon dried crushed red pepper
  • 1/4 cup chicken broth
  • 1/4 cup soy sauce
  • 1/2 to 1 teaspoon sugar

How to Make It

  1. Arrange zucchini in an aluminum foil-lined jellyroll pan; drizzle with 2 tablespoons sesame oil.

  2. Bake at 475° for 30 minutes, turning once.

  3. Sauté bell pepper and next 4 ingredients in remaining 2 tablespoons hot sesame oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat 2 minutes. Reduce heat to medium. Stir in chicken broth, soy sauce, and sugar; cook until thoroughly heated. Serve over zucchini.