"A recipe from "The BBQ Bible" by Steven Raichlen, which he states this is from Morocco, posting for ZWT6."
zucchini, scrubbed and trimmed
extra-virgin olive oil
salt & freshly ground black pepper
fresh mint leaves, slivered
( or 1 tsp dried)
fresh Italian parsley, finely chopped
fresh lemon juice
( to taste)
garlic clove, minced
Preheat the grill to high.
Cut the zucchini into 1/4 inch length-wise slices. Brush each with olive oil (you'll need about 1 tablespoons in all) and season with salt and pepper.
When ready to cook, arrange the zucchini slices on the hot grill, turning with tongs, until tender and well browned, 10 minutes in all. Transfer to cutting board to cool.
Cut each zucchini slice crosswise on the diagonal into 1/4 inch strips. Transfer strips to a serving bowl and stir in the remaining 2 tablespoons oil, the mint, parsley, 1 tablespoons lemon juice, garlic, paprika, cumin and 1/4 teaspoons white pepper. Taste for seasoning, adding salt, white pepper, or lemon juice as necessary; the salad should be highly seasoned. Serve at room temperature.