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Old 06-15-2006, 06:46 AM   #1
James M Nechleba
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because i was blown away by how good fried eggplant was, i decided to try spagehtti squash, and loved it as well. now i'm on a quasi cooking kick, and was wondering if anyone knew some paleo/zone friendly recipes for sauces that one could put over the squash?
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Old 06-15-2006, 06:09 PM   #2
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I use spaghetti squash in place of pasta. I make a sauce with onions, garlic, zucchini, eggplant, fresh basil, etc. Top the squash with the sauce, throw in a chicken breast and you're good to go!
Check out the "ZonePerfect Cookbook" by Kristy Walker. It's got some great ideas and some spaghetti squash recipes.
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Old 06-15-2006, 08:37 PM   #3
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Scotty Hagnas did a recipe for the PM using spaggetti squash with a thai sauce. Thats in issue 13 2006.
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Old 06-15-2006, 10:59 PM   #4
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I haven't tried this, but off the top of my head it sounds pretty tastey...

Take some Smart Balance (which I use in place of butter when I want a nice rich sauce when cooking). Saute some onions and garlic. Toss in some nuts (slivered almonds, walnuts, or pine nuts), add some seafood (shrimp, mussels, clams). Maybe add a bit of white wine if it isn't saucey enough for you. Season with a bit of black pepper and mix with squash. Shouldn't take more than a bout 10 minutes to do the sauce.

If you wanted to give it a more Mediteranean slant, you could add the wine, some kalamata olives, fresh basil leaves and diced fresh tomatos (don't cook the tomatos, just heat them up a bit right at the end).
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