Zucchini cakes-my mom's recipe...wonderful summer side dish

READY IN: 18mins
Recipe by KarlaOregon

Wonder what to do with you're zucchini fresh out of the garden? Here is a wonderful side dish passed down from my mom.

Top Review by Joellen1972

We liked it, but felt that something was missing. I sprinkled cheese on them when they were done.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Place shredded zucchini in colander.
  2. Squeeze as much liquid out as possible.
  3. Sprinkle zucchini with salt.
  4. Set aside in large bowl.
  5. Saute onion in butter, drain and add to zucchini.
  6. In seperate bowl mix eggs, flour and pepper.
  7. Add wet mixture to zucchini, stir well.
  8. Drop mixture into rounded teaspoons, into well oiled frying pan, flatten slightly, cook 4 minutes on each side.

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