Broiled Baby Zucchini with Bacon and Cheese
4 fresh zucchini, about 4 inches long
pepper to taste
4 slices bacon, halved
1 cup cheddar cheese, grated
fresh parsley, chopped, for garnish
Preheat broiler and but broiling pan 7 inches from heat. Split unpeeled zucchini lengthwise and sprinkle cut sides with pepper.
Put on heated pan and broil 10 minutes.
Put a bacon piece on each zucchini half and top generously with cheese.
Broil approximately 5 minutes longer or until bacon is crisp and cheese is golden brown and bubbly.
Sprinkle with chopped parsley.