Stewed Zucchini

3 large green zucchini, peeled and chopped

1/2 onion, chopped

3 Tbsp Olive oil

1 - 15 oz can chopped tomatoes

2 cloves garlic, sliced

Salt and pepper to taste

Fresh basil leaves or fresh parsley chopped

1 tsp sugar

Prepare your vegetables and onion and garlic.

In large frying pan or wok, place olive oil and get it to sizzling stage. Add onion to infuse into the oil. Add the zucchini and garlic. Stir fry till zucchini is tender. Add tomatoes and fresh herbs. Add salt and pepper and sugar. Stir well until the tomatoes reduce to create a sauce.

Serve as side or on top of cooked pasta, rice or noodles.

Simple and delicious served with pasta

Simple and delicious served with pasta


05.08.2019 17:37


I made this today and it was amazing!

05.08.2019 20:27

Jan Conte

Yay, so glad you tried it. Thank you for your input. You made my day 😍

04.08.2019 22:53


Jan - can I use fresh tomatoes? Also, if I use canned tomatoes, do I drain the can or add the tomatoes with juice? Thanks!

05.08.2019 01:58

Jan Conte

Hi Rose, yes you can use fresh tomatoes, for sure. Use 3-4 fresh tomatoes. If using canned, use tomatoes and liquid. Enjoy!

30.07.2019 00:35


This sounds amazing!! I love this recipe.

23.07.2019 18:06

Paula Garrett

This sounds really good, I will try this!