Zucchini Grilled Cheese Recipe
Cut down on carbs with this delicious grilled cheese sandwich made without bread, using zucchini slices. This page contains a zucchini grilled cheese recipe
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If you can cook a grilled cheese sandwich, you can make these zucchini grilled cheese sandwiches and you will be happy you did; a no carb treat.
Total Time: 10 minutes
Yield: 2 sandwiches
- 2 medium zucchini
- 1 Tbsp extra virgin olive oil
- 1 oz mozzarella cheese - cut into lengthwise slices
- I always use a cast iron frying pan for the best results. Heat the frying up on maximum heat then turn back down to medium heat.
- Add the extra virgin olive oil to the pan.
- Slice the zucchini lengthwise into full strips about a quarter inch thick. Be sure to make a thin slice off the entire bottom and the top, of the zucchini, or it won't lie flat in the pan.
- Lay the strips into the oil in the pan and add on the mozzarella cheese as much as you want. I like these really cheesy. Give it about 5 minutes to each side. Carefully flip it over using a flipper and holding onto the top slice as the cheese will make it slide off.
- Brown both sides and cook until the zucchini is tender. Then slice in half to share it or cut into multiple strips for the best finger food ever. This makes a great party snack.
November 22, 20151 found this helpful
I made this for dinner tonight. It was terrific. Thanks for sharing
November 24, 20150 found this helpful
You are welcome Judy. So happy to hear you enjoyed it. I love it myself and have made it often in the summer.
November 25, 20151 found this helpful
I'm eating this right now. Super yummy :) Thank you!
December 7, 20150 found this helpful
Thank you @attosa It is yummy. Happy that you like it.