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Fried Zucchini Flowers Recipe

Fried Zucchini Flowers Recipe

Fried Zucchini Flowers Recipe

Ingredients :

    • 12 zucchini flowers
    • olive oil for frying, as needed
    • salt
    • flour, as needed

For the batter

    • 1 cup (200 ml) cold water
    • 1 1/2 cups (200 g) pastry flour
    • 1 large egg

Method :

    1. Prepare the zucchini flowers by removing the pistils, taking care not to tear the delicate flowers.
    2. In a bowl, whisk together the batter ingredients.
    3. Heat the oil in a skillet over medium heat until very hot. Flour the flowers lightly, dip them in the batter, and and fry them in batches until golden, transferring them to a paper towel lined rack to drain. Sprinkle with salt, transfer to a serving plate and serve hot.

4 Servings
Preparation : 20 minutes
Cooking : 5-6 minutes