Courgettes with Tomatoes

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Appears in

The Times Calendar Cookbook

By Katie Stewart

Published 1977

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Courgettes stewed gently with tomatoes and onion can be served cold as an hors-d’oeuvre or hot as a vegetable. The mixture is particularly nice with veal, chicken or lamb recipes.


  • 450 g/1 lb courgettes
  • 2 medium-sized onions
  • 2


Wash the courgettes and trim the ends. Slice across about 0.5 cm (¼ in) thick. Sprinkle with salt and place in a colander. Leave for 1 hour until the excess moisture has drained out, then shake in a cloth