Low-Carb Meat Lovers Pizza Stuffed Zucchini Recipe

Mar 16 2023
Looking for a low-carb pizza swap? This one is loaded with yummy meaty toppings: sausage, pepperoni, AND bacon! Calling all meat lovers… This stuffed zucchini recipe is a must-make. (P.S. We used our new favorite coring tool to make this dish extra easy to prep!)

Hungry Girl's Meat Lovers Pizza Zucchini Boats Recipe

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Entire recipe: 241 calories, 11g total fat (5g sat. fat), 766mg sodium, 14g carbs, 3g fiber, 7.5g sugars, 20.5g protein

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Prep: 5 minutes
Cook: 5 minutes
Cool: 5 minutes


1 medium-large zucchini

1 frozen meatless or turkey sausage patty with 80 calories or less

1/4 tsp. garlic powder

1/4 tsp. onion powder

2 tbsp. pizza sauce

1/4 cup shredded part-skim mozzarella cheese

3 slices turkey pepperoni, chopped

1 1/2 tsp. precooked crumbled bacon


Pierce zucchini several times with a fork. Microwave for 1 minute.

Flip zucchini and microwave for 1 more minute, or until softened. Let cool, about 5 minutes.

Cook sausage according to package directions, either in a skillet over medium heat or on a microwave-safe plate in the microwave. Chop or crumble sausage into pieces.

Cut zucchini in half lengthwise. Gently scoop out and discard the insides, leaving about 1/4 inch inside the skin. Thoroughly pat dry. Sprinkle with garlic powder and onion powder.

Divide crumbled sausage between zucchini halves. Top with sauce, cheese, chopped pepperoni, and bacon.

Microwave for 1 1/2 minutes, or until cheese has slightly melted.


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