Adding a dressing of oil, vinegar, garlic, oregano and lemon, your favorite sausage and some zucchini creates a zesty main dish in minutes.
3 medium zucchini
3 links sausage: Chicken & Feta, Spicy Italian (any type you like)
3/4 pound pasta, something short like penne
1/3 cup olive oil
2 Tablespoons red wine vinegar
1 large clove garlic, minced
1 teaspoon dried oregano
Juice of 1/2 lemon
1/3 cup chopped parsley
Kosher salt & freshly ground pepper
- Slice zucchini in 1/4 inch lengths, oil lightly and grill until well marked but still firm - remove and slice into bite size pieces.
- Cook sausages, and slice into 1/3 inch diagonal pieces - keep warm.
- Combine oil, vinegar, garlic, oregano, lemon, parsley, salt & pepper - mix well and set dressing aside.
- Cook pasta one minute less than package directions. Drain well and mix in a large bowl with zucchini, sausage & dressing - serve.