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Feta Zucchini Pancakes Recipe

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Feta Zucchini Pancake

Feta Zucchini Pancake

Use your summer zucchini to make these delectable vegetable pancakes that are topped with feta cheese. 

Deliver Ingredients


  • 1 cup zucchini, shredded with a grater
  • ¼ cup panko breadcrumbs
  • 2 green onions, chopped
  • 1 egg
  • 3 tablespoons parsley, minced
  • 1 tablespoon dill
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • ¼ cup crumbled feta cheese
  • 3 teaspoons Crisco Olive Oil, divided


In a sieve or colander, drain the zucchini, squeezing hard to remove excess liquid. Pat the zucchini dry with paper towels. In a small bowl, combine the zucchini, breadcrumbs, onions, egg, parsley, dill, garlic, and cheese. Mix together thoroughly.

Heat 1 ½ teaspoons of oil in a large nonstick skillet over medium-low heat. Cook the batter by dropping heaping tablespoon-fulls into the oil; press lightly with a rubber spatula to flatten. Fry in batches of 2-3 until golden brown on both sides, using remaining oil as needed. 

Transfer the pancakes onto to paper towel-lined plate. Cool slightly and serve. 

Zucchini Shopping Tip

Buy zucchini that is intact and has glossy skin. Avoid zucchini with brown or soft spots.

Zucchini Cooking Tip

Zucchini has a very high water content, lightly salt your zucchini prior to cooking so your dish does not become to watery.