Zucchini Cakes with Jalapeño and Lime
Zucchini Cakes with Jalapeño and Lime
  • prep: 1 hr
  • cook: 20 min
  • total: 1 hr 20 min
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  • Summary

    A simple healthy recipe for Zucchini Cakes with Jalapeño and Lime, topped with Chipotle Aioli. Serve this with a leafy green salad for a flavorful vegetarian meal!

    Ingredients

    • 1 lb zucchini, grated.
    • 1 teaspoon salt
    • 1 garlic clove, finely minced
    • 2 scallions, finely sliced
    • 2 teaspoons chopped jalapeno ( optional)
    • ¼ cup chopped cilantro (or sub italian parsley)
    • zest from ½ a small lime
    • 1 teaspoon cumin
    • 1 teaspoon smoked paprika
    • 1 egg
    • ½ cup bread dry crumbs (like Panko) See notes for gluten-free.
    • ½ teaspoon baking powder
    • ½ cup grated cheese ( totally optional) like pepper jack, mozz, cheddar

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 2
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 226 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 10 g 15.13%
    • Saturated Fat: 5 g 26.1%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 25 mg 8.33%
    • Sodium: 1639 mg 68.29%
    • Calcium: 275 mg 27.54%
    • Potassium: 648 mg 18.5%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 3 mg 15.83%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 25 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 5 g 18.24%
    • Sugar: 6 g
    • Protein: 11 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 27.37%
    • Vitamin C 68.66%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat1
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch1
    • Exchange - Vegetables2
    • Exchange - Lean Meat1
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total1 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total2 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy1 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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