Monday, September 24, 2007

Zucchini Pancakes

Recipe by:zainab

500 g Zucchini.
3 Scallions,finely chopped.
1/2 cup fresh parsley ,chopped
2 eggs.
1/4 cup white flour.
1/4 cup whole wheat flour.
Salt and ground pepper.
1/2 Tablespoon olive oil ,for shallow-frying.
low fat sour cream,for serving (optional).

1)Coarsely grate Zucchini .

2)Transfer to a large bowl ,stir in Scallions,parsley,eggs,flour,Salt and pepper

3)Heat oil in frying pan , shallow- fry 1/3 cup of mixture until golden brown both sides and cooked through(4 to 5 minutes per side).
Flatten slightly during cooking.

4)Serve immediately with sour cream.


Blue Zebra said...

zainab how beautiful those look! I will have to try them soon. They seem an easy recipe as well. I wonder what a little applesauce would taste like with them? And a pork chop? Hmmmm. :D TIA!!!

Arabic Bites said...

Hi blue zebra,

Hope you try making them. They are so easy to make!


Sultana said...

Mashallah these look yummy! Inshallah i will try them soon...Check my page, I made your Lentil soup and posted it with your blog link... It was VERY good!

sultana :)

Arabic Bites said...

Marhaba sultana,

I'am glad that my Lentil soup recipes work well for you .

Ramadan Kareem.

Megancake said...

could you please tell me how many pancakes this recipe yields?

Arabic Bites said...

makes about 7-8 pancakes.

gul said...


In Turkey, we also put grated feta cheese in the zucchini pancakes (called Mujver-- I always thought this was an Arabic word ).
Try it, you may like it. But, do not put any salt since feta is quite salty.
Also we use stirred or strained thick yogurt(labneh or Greek style) as a sauce rather than sour cream.


awesometea said...

These look so yummy frying in my pan! I wanted to make these last night but it was too late for dinner. I added a little bit of lemon juice to the batter as well. I can't wait to eat them!

Thanks for sharing,

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