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Butter Glazed Summer Vegetables


  • 1 tablespoon cooking oil
  • 2 small zucchini, thinly bias-sliced (2 cups)
  • 2 small yellow summer squash, thinly bias-sliced (2 cups)
  • 2 cups broccoli flowerets
  • 2 teaspoons snipped fresh basil or 3/4 teaspoon dried basil, crushed
  • 2 teaspoons snipped fresh oregano or 3/4 teaspoon dried oregano, crushed
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/8 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 medium tomato, chopped
  • 1 tablespoon butter or margarine


  1. Pour cooking oil into a wok or large skillet. (Add more oil as necessary during cooking.) Preheat over medium-high heat. Stir-fry zucchini and yellow squash in hot oil for 3 to 4 minutes or until crisp-tender. Remove vegetables from the wok.
  2. Add broccoli, basil, oregano, salt, and pepper to the hot wok. Stir-fry for 2 to 3 minutes or until crisp-tender.
  3. Return cooked zucchini and yellow squash to the wok. Add tomato and butter or margarine. Stir-fry just until butter is melted. Serve immediately. Makes 4 to 6 servings.

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