Now, we are talking healthy meals for yourself and the family. Recipes that are enjoyable and healthy. So, you’re asking why you need this recipe. Firstly, eating healthy isn’t as common as it used to be. Change needs to start somewhere. Zucchini Recipes and other recipes are just as important and also fun to make.
This post has been a long time coming – the ultimate guide to the zucchini recipes! It has everything you need to know about how to make zucchini noodle pasta and the perfect basic zucchini noodles recipe. I did a ton of research and testing to make this happen, and am so excited to finally share it with you.
What Are Zucchini Noodles?
First, what are zucchini noodles? They are simply zucchini that has been spiralized and cooked. Some people call them zoodles. Even though, some call them that, you can call them zucchini noodles.
So, lets get straight to how to make this awesome recipe.
3 Original recipe yields 3 servings Ingredient Checklist
- 1 teaspoon ground black pepper
- 1 (15 ounce) can tomato sauce
- 14.5 ounce can whole peeled tomatoes
- 1 tablespoon salt, or more to taste
- 1 teaspoon dried basil
- One Half Tsp dried oregano
- ½ tsp garlic
- ½ teaspoon onion
- ¼ teaspoon ground thyme
- ¼ teaspoon red pepper flakes
- 1 (6 ounce) can tomato paste
- 3 eaches zucchini, cut into long strands
Then, once you get all the recipes you can now start the mission. So, you have all the ingredients, here what you do. First, You want to cook the noodles and drain all the water for 5-7 minutes.
Next, you’re gonna want to mix all the ingredients together. Now, grab the tomato, basil, oregano, garlic powder, onion powder, thyme, and red pepper flakes into the noodles; cook and stir until sauce is warmed through, about 2-3 minutes. Stir tomato paste into sauce and you start to see results. You feel like you won the lottery.
Next, mix the zucchini noodles. So, you mixed it. Then, you press the noodles into the sauce. Next, you have to fully submerge them and turn the heat to medium-low. Lastly, the process should take about 10 minutes. As a result, you made zucchini noodle pasta. Then, you will taste heaven in your mouth. So, enjoy!