Use code SIDECHEF for $10 off your first shoppable recipe order.
RECIPE
13 INGREDIENTS9 STEPS30MIN

Baked Zucchini Pockets

4.3
4 Ratings

Love This Recipe?

296 Saved

The Fit Mediterranean

Daniela grew up in Italy, learning her passion for cooking and culinary secrets from her grandmother. Today she teaches and blogs in Shanghai.
GO TO BLOG

Shop Now

Pick Up From
Find nearby stores
Estimated Total: Est. Total:
Fulfilled by
Save Time,
Shop Ingredients
Make grocery shopping easy! Add recipes to your cart, review your ingredients and checkout online with Walmart.
Pick Up From
Estimated Total: Est. Total:
Fulfilled by
Simple, quick and healthy recipe. You can make it ahead of time and just heat it up when ready to serve. It's a great dish to serve at a dinner with friends or for a weekly meal with your family.
30MIN
Total Time

The Fit Mediterranean

Daniela grew up in Italy, learning her passion for cooking and culinary secrets from her grandmother. Today she teaches and blogs in Shanghai.
GO TO BLOG

Ingredients

US / METRIC
Servings:
2
Serves 2
2
sliced lengthwise
9 oz
Ground Lean Pork
1/2
Small  Onion , diced
1 Tbsp
Extra-Virgin Olive Oil
to taste
Extra-Virgin Olive Oil
1/4 cup
Tomato Sauce
1 cup
Cherry Tomatoes
to taste
Fresh Basil , chopped
to taste
Pink Himalayan Sea Salt
1/4 cup
2 Tbsp
to taste

Shop Now

Pick Up From
Find nearby stores
Estimated Total: Est. Total:
Fulfilled by
Save Time,
Shop Ingredients
Make grocery shopping easy! Add recipes to your cart, review your ingredients and checkout online with Walmart.
Pick Up From
Estimated Total: Est. Total:
Fulfilled by

Nutrition Per Serving

VIEW ALL
CALORIES
560
FAT
37.2 g
PROTEIN
42.9 g
CARBS
16.2 g

Cooking Instructions

HIDE IMAGES
Step 1
Preheat your oven to 400 degrees F (200 degrees C).
Step 2
Grill the Zucchini (2).
Step 3
Start off by sautéing the Onion (1/2) in a skillet with Extra-Virgin Olive Oil (1 tablespoon) oil. When the onion is soft (about 5 min on low heat), add the Ground Lean Pork (250 gram).
Step 4
Season with Pink Himalayan Sea Salt (to taste) and Ground Black Pepper (to taste) and cook on medium heat until meet is done. Set aside.
Step 5
Take the Grilled Zucchini and interlace four slices as shown in the picture.
Step 6
In the center, place 2 tablespoons of the ground pork, some Mozzarella Cheese (1/4 cup) and Parmesan Cheese (2 tablespoon). Fold the zucchini over on top.
Step 7
In a baking dish, ladle some Tomato Sauce (1/4 cup), and lay the stuffed zucchini pocket on top.
Step 8
Halve some Cherry Tomato (1 cup) and place them next to the zucchini pocket. Sprinkle some Parmesan Cheese (to taste), add some Fresh Basil (to taste). Drizzle some Extra-Virgin Olive Oil (to taste) on top.
Step 9
Bake in the preheated oven for about 20 minutes. Let it cool down, serve warm and enjoy!

Rate & Review

Tap to Rate:

Leave a comment

Similar Recipes

VIEW MORE TAGS
296 Saved
You're one smart cookie! 🍪
By using this site, you agree to the use of cookies by SideChef and our partners for analytics and personalized content. ACCEPT
Recipe Saved to My Saved Recipes VIEW
Save Time, Shop Ingredients
Love this recipe? Shop what you need with just one click. Get $10 off your first order with code SIDECHEF
Make cooking easy
Discover personalized recipes, organize your meal plans, shop ingredients, and cook with confidence alongside our FREE, step-by-step cooking app.
Nutrition Per Serving
Calories
560
% Daily Value*
Fat
37.2 g
48%
Saturated Fat
12.3 g
62%
Trans Fat
0.2 g
--
Cholesterol
126.2 mg
42%
Carbohydrates
16.2 g
6%
Fiber
4.3 g
15%
Sugars
10.1 g
--
Protein
42.9 g
86%
Sodium
312.5 mg
14%
Vitamin D
0.7 µg
3%
Calcium
232.1 mg
18%
Iron
3.5 mg
19%
Potassium
1120.3 mg
24%
Find Nearby Walmart Stores
Enter your zip code to find a Walmart near you.
Sorted by distance from