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Carrot-Stuffed Cucumbers Recipe
|Bread crumbs||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
|Butter||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)|
|Onion||1 Medium, finely chopped|
|Carrots||4 Medium (Cooked)|
|Pecans||1⁄4 Pound, chopped|
|Worcestershire sauce||1 Teaspoon|
|Hot sauce||1 Dash|
Calories 263 Calories from Fat 190
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 22 g34%
Saturated Fat 8.2 g41.1%
Trans Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 30.2 mg
Sodium 194.4 mg8.1%
Total Carbohydrates 17 g5.5%
Dietary Fiber 3.9 g15.4%
Sugars 6.4 g
Protein 4 g7.1%
Vitamin A 113.7% Vitamin C 38.7%
Calcium 6.4% Iron 6.9%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet
1)Pare cucumbers and slice in half lengthwise, then remove seeds and pulp.
2)In a skillet, heat ¼ cup butter and brown 1/2 cup bread crumbs. Keep aside.
3)In the same skillet, melt remaining butter and saute onion in butter until golden.
4)Fold in carrots, green pepper, pecans, seasonings and remaining crumbs. Heat through.
5)Fill cucumber cavities lightly with carrot mixture and top with reserved crumbs.
6)Bake at 350 degrees for 25 minutes.
7)Lightly sprinkle Parmesan cheese, if desired and serve immediately.