Further Food Nutritionist Commentary:
By Heather Goesch, MPH, RDN, LDN
Zucchini Zoodles with Avocado Sauce
3 teaspoons fresh lemon juice
2 tablespoons walnut oil (or oil of your choice)
½ teaspoon sea salt
¼ teaspoon freshly ground pepper
3 garlic cloves (minced)
2 tablespoons water (as needed)
- Spiralize the zucchini into ribbon zoodles.
- Cut noodles to desired length, place in large bowl and set aside.
- Combine the remaining ingredients, except water, in a medium bowl.
- If consistency is too thick, stir in water until smooth.
- Using tongs, toss zoodles with sauce when you’re ready to serve it. Enjoy!
Per Serving: Calories: 183; Total Fat: 15g; Saturated Fat: 2g; Monounsaturated Fat: 5g; Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g; Cholesterol: 0mg; Sodium: 308mg; Potassium: 894mg; Carbohydrate: 14g; Fiber: 6g; Sugar: 5g; Protein: 4g
Nutrition Bonus: Vit C: 81%; Vit A: 11%; Iron:7%
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