Yield: 12 Servings
|1 pounds||Zucchini, peeled, cored and sliced in apple-like chunks (8 c)|
|¾ cup||Lemon juice|
|1 cup||+ 3/4 c + 1/4 c sugar|
|1 teaspoon||+ 1 tsp cinnamon|
|¾ cup||Packed brown sugar|
|1 cup||Butter, softened|
Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Place zucchini and lemon juice in a large saucepan. cover and cook over medium heat, stirring occasionally, until tender, about 15 minutes. Add nutmeg, 1 c sugar, and 1 tsp cinnamon. Blend until sugar dissolves. Remove from heat.
To prepare crust, combine flour, ¾ c sugar, brown sugar, and butter. Pat into a greased 9x13" pan. Bake 10 minutes. Pour zucchini mixture, which will be very watery, over crust. Bake 20 minutes more.
Mix ¼ c sugar and 1 tsp cinnamon and sprinkle over top of dessert.
Bake 5 minutes more. Cool.
This is a good recipe, but be ready for people to argue with you that it does have apple in it.