Sautéed Vegetables with Lemon and Basil

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Sautéed Vegetables with Lemon and Basil

Servings 2

Total Time: 25 minutes

Cook Time: 25 minutes

Nutrition Information

calories 53

carbohydrate 7g

protein 4g

fat 3g

saturated fat 2g

sodium 223mg

potassium 317mg

fiber 2g

sugar 2g


  • 1 teaspoon(s) coconut oil or olive oil
  • 6 medium mushroom(s), white button or cremini sliced
  • 1 medium garlic clove(s) minced
  • 1 medium bell pepper(s), red seeded and diced
  • 1 medium zucchini diced
  • 1/2 medium lemon(s) juiced
  • 1 tablespoon(s) basil, fresh thinly sliced
  • 1/4 teaspoon(s) sea salt to taste (optional)
  • 1/2 teaspoon(s) black pepper to taste (optional)


  1. Heat a large sauté pan over medium heat. Add oil when pan is hot.
  2. Add mushrooms and garlic, and sauté (stirring frequently) until mushrooms begin to soften (about 8 minutes).
  3. Add bell pepper and zucchini, and continue to cook until vegetables soften slightly.
  4. Remove from heat, add lemon juice, basil, sea salt (if desired) and black pepper. Toss mixture and serve hot.