Pickled Zucchini Salad


Prep Time

10-15 min

Prep Notes

If you are looking to manage your weight in a healthy way, it’s time for you to learn about the health benefits of Zucchini. Zucchini is well known to reduce weight, yet still boosting the nutrient value of your diet. It has a high content of vitamin C, carbohydrates, protein and fiber. Zucchini contains significant quantities of potassium, folate, and vitamin A, all of which are important for general good health. In this recipe you enhance benefits of zucchini with slight fermentation, which is good for your gut health. Enjoy this delicious and crunchy salad!


 

 

Cooking Time

None

Ingredients

2 medium zucchini, washed and paper thin sliced

1 cloves garlic, minced (you can add more if desire)

1 tsp. kosher salt

1 - 2 tbsp. freshly squeezed lemon juice

2 tbsp. fresh dill, shopped

Olive oil

Black pepper (optional)

Directions

  1. Transfer thinly sliced zucchini to a large glass bowl and toss gently with the lemon juice, minced garlic and salt until well combined.
  2. Cover bowl and refrigerate 4-8 hours.
  3. Once you are ready to serve the salad, drain the excess liquid and add fresh dill.  Drizzle with olive oil or any other healthy oil you like. Stir gently and transfer to a shallow serving dish.
  4. Adjust seasoning if necessary.

Best eaten within 24 – 48 hours.