Marinated Zucchini with Mint

This side goes well with grilled lamb kebabs.

  • Servings: 4
Marinated Zucchini with Mint

Source: Everyday Food, July/August 2009


  • 3 zucchini, thinly sliced lengthwise
  • 2 tablespoons plus 2 more tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
  • Coarse salt and ground pepper
  • 1 minced garlic clove
  • 1 tablespoon white-wine vinegar
  • 2 tablespoons fresh mint leaves, torn


  1. Preheat oven to 475 degrees. On two large rimmed baking sheets, toss zucchini with 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil; season with coarse salt and ground pepper. Roast until zucchini are tender and undersides are browned, 10 to 15 minutes.

  2. On a serving plate, sprinkle zucchini with minced garlic and drizzle with 2 tablespoons oil and white-wine vinegar. Let stand 1 hour (or refrigerate, up to overnight; bring to room temperature before serving). To serve, sprinkle with torn mint leaves.


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