Fresh From Florida: Make a Tasty Dish of Florida Zucchini-Ricotta Rollups – Delicious!
By Space Coast Daily // January 28, 2021
Fresh From Florida Recipe
ABOVE VIDEO: Fresh From Florida shows you how to make a delicious dish of Florida zucchini-ricotta rollups.
BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – Fresh From Florida shows you how to make a delicious dish of Florida zucchini-ricotta rollups.
■ 2 large Florida zucchini or yellow squash, sliced thin lengthwise
■ 1 cup ricotta cheese
■ 1 cup mozzarella cheese, shredded
■ 2 cups marinara sauce (your favorite)
■ 2 egg yolks
■ 1 teaspoon Italian seasoning mix
■ ⅓ cup parmesan cheese, grated
■ ¼ cup fresh basil, hand torn
Sea salt and fresh ground pepper, to taste
■ Lay out all the zucchini and yellow squash slices on paper towels. Lightly sprinkle each side of the sliced zucchini and squash with sea salt.
■ Let the salted slices sit for about 20 minutes. After 20 minutes use another paper towel to soak up any liquid from the vegetables.
■ In a small bowl combine the egg yolk, mozzarella cheese, ricotta cheese and Italian seasoning. Season cheese mixture lightly with salt and pepper.
■ Spread a thin layer of the cheese mixture on one side of each vegetable slice. Roll each slice up carefully and place seam side down in a baking dish.
■ Evenly add marinara sauce to the top of the vegetable rollups. Sprinkle with Parmesan cheese and bake in a 375 degree oven for about 15 minutes. Top with hand torn basil, serve warm.