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Lemon Marinated Mixed Vegetables
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A variety of vegetables marinated in a lemon sauce.

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Prep Time: 4 hours
Cook Time: 12 minutes
Difficulty: Easy

Nutrition Facts

Makes 10 servings
Amount Per Serving
Calories 106.2
Total Carbs 9.4 g
Dietary Fiber 2.1 g
Sugars 3.5 g
Total Fat 7.3 g
Saturated Fat 1.0 g
Unsaturated Fat 0.8 g
Potassium 102.0 mg
Protein 1.8 g
Sodium 85.6 mg
Dietary Exchanges
1 1/2 Fat , 1 1/2 Vegetables , 2 Starch , 1/2 Lean Meat
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Servings
Ingredients

0.3333 cup  olive oil
0.3333 cup  fresh lemon juice
2 tbsp  fresh basil
1 tbsp  dijon mustard
1 each  medium garlic cloves
0.125 tsp  salt
0.125 tsp  black pepper
8 oz  fresh green beans
12 oz  baby carrots
8 oz  fresh medium mushrooms
2 each  medium yellow bell peppers
1 cup  fresh cherry tomatoes
Directions
  1. To prepare vinaigrette, in a screw-top jar, combine oil, lemon juice, basil, mustard, garlic, salt, and black pepper. Cover and shake well. Set aside.
  2. In a covered large saucepan cook green beans in a small amount of boiling water for 2 minutes. Add carrots, cook covered, for 8 minutes more or until vegetables are crisp-tender. Drain. Rinse with cold water, drain again.
  3. Place beans, carrots, mushrooms, sweet peppers, and cherry tomatoes in a resealable plastic bag set in a large bowl. Pour vinaigrette over vegetables. Seal bag; turn to coat vegetables. Marinate in the refrigerator for 4 to 24 hours, turning bag occasionally.
  4. To serve, bring vegetables to room temperature. Drain vegetables; arrange on a serving platter. Enjoy!