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Zucchini with corn (calabacitas con elote)

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Total time: 20 minutes | Serves 6
Note: Sylvia Marmolejo prepared this dish for the Latino segment of "What's Cooking?".
  • 4 zucchinis, sliced 1/2-inch thick and halved
  • 1/2 onion, diced
  • 1 large tomato, diced
  • 1 serrano pepper, minced
  • 1 tablespoon oil
  • 2 tablespoons water
  • Salt, pepper
  • 1 (7-ounce) can corn, drained

Step 1Place zucchinis, onion, tomato, pepper, oil and water in medium saucepan. Season with salt and pepper to taste. Cover and cook over medium-high heat 5 minutes. Stir in corn. Cook, stirring occasionally, until heated through, 3 to 4 minutes.

Each serving:
122 calories; 286 mg sodium; 0 cholesterol; 3 grams fat; 24 grams carbohydrates; 4 grams protein; 3.12 grams fiber.
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