Zucchini fitters with lemon yogurt

Happy Hump Day! 🙂 I know I haven’t been posting to many recipes these days, but I have been extremely busy with my day job. 😉 I will try to keep getting out one or two posts a week. I never liked zucchini as a kid, but it has definitely grown on me. It’s so versatile, you can make pasta with it, grate it into any recipe, even sneak it into muffins. 😉 These little fritters are the perfect addition to any meal, I served mine over a bed of quinoa. They taste fresh and light and delicious. They would be perfect to serve as a side at a bbq. I hope you all are having a great summer so far. If you have any recipes you would like to see me post, please leave a comment below.

xx Malika

zucchini and goat cheese fritters

Zucchini & Goat Cheese Fritters With Lemon Yogurt Sauce
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Cuisine: Vegetarian, Gluten-Free
Serves: 10
 
Ingredients
  • 2 medium zucchinis, grated
  • 1 tsp sea salt
  • ½ cup of grated goat cheese mozzarella
  • 1 egg
  • 2 tbsp gluten free flour
  • 1 tablespoon cornstarch
  • ½ tsp freshly ground pepper
  • 2 tbsp chopped chives
  • zest of one small organic lemon
  • 2 tbs ghee or butter
  • ¼ cup of plain organic yogurt
  • ½ a lemon, juiced
Instructions
  1. Grate the zucchini (I used my food processor) and place in strainer, sprinkle with sea salt. Let sit for 10 minutes.
  2. while zucchini sits, prepare other ingredients.
  3. Combine yogurt, lemon juice and ½ the lemon zest.
  4. Squeeze out the zucchini with your hand to drain the water.
  5. Place zucchini in a large bowl and add the egg, flour, cheese, cornstarch, salt, pepper, lemon zest and chives.
  6. Take a third of a cup at a time and form into patties.
  7. Heat a pan on medium to high heat. Add butter then cook zucchini fritters.
  8. Serve with lemon yogurt sauce, garnish with chives.
  9. Serve and enjoy!

Zucchini fritters

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