Fabulous Zucchini Crisp - Delicious!

22
Cassie *

By
@1lovetocook1x

Margaret was a dear friend from Church, whom I was so glad to have gotten to know,before her passing...she brought this delicious crisp to our Church picnic and I could have sworn it was apple crisp... it so good...if you have an over abundance of zucchini...this is one recipe you will just have to try... in the past, if I didn't have enough zucchini, added some apples to make up the difference. It's great either way...I added the addition of nuts.

She would be so happy to know, I shared her recipe, for others to enjoy!

All photos are mine

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
12
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
40 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

Add to Grocery List

  • CRUST AND TOPPING

  • 4 c
    flour
  • 1 1/2 c
    sugar
  • 1/4 tsp
    salt
  • 2 1/2 c
    butter, melted - she used margarine
  • 1/2 tsp
    cinnamon - i use 1 tsp
  • FILLING

  • 8 c
    peeled and sliced zucchini , if large seeds - remove...
  • 2/3 c
    lemon juice
  • 1 1/2 c
    sugar
  • 1 tsp
    cinnamon
  • 1/3 c
    chopped pecans - my addition

How to Make Fabulous Zucchini Crisp - Delicious!

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degree F.

    In a large bowl, mix all crust ingredients, until crumbly.

    In a 9 x 13 baking dish, place 1/2 the crumb mixture into dish and pat down evenly.

    Bake for 10 minutes.
  2. Cool on rack. Make filling.

    In a large saucepan, place zucchini, lemon juice, sugar and cinnamon.

    Bring to a boil, then reduce to simmer and cook until tender. ( I slice my zucchini thin, so the cooking only take about 8 - 10 minutes, you don't want the filling mushy.)
  3. Once zucchini is tender add 1/2 - 3/4 cup of topping to thicken. Cook another minute or two, until thickened.
  4. Remove from heat and spread on the crust.
  5. Sprinkle the top with the remainder of crumb mixture. Place back in oven and bake for 25 - 30 minutes or until topping begins to brown and filling is bubbly.
  6. Can serve warm with ice cream if desired.

    Delicious!

Printable Recipe Card

About Fabulous Zucchini Crisp - Delicious!

Course/Dish: Fruit Desserts
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: American




Show 26 Comments & Reviews

Pinterest Pass Or Fail: Lattice Crust Baked Apples Recipe

Pinterest Pass or Fail: Lattice Crust Baked Apples

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

What's better in fall than apple pie? It's filled with quintessential fall flavors. But what to do when you want apple pie, but don't want to make a whole pie?...

6 Recipes To Celebrate Dessert Month

6 Recipes to Celebrate Dessert Month

Kitchen Crew

October is National Dessert Month. Yes, there is a whole month dedicated to what I think I should be considered a meal. Raise your hand if you plan your main...

8 Cranberry Recipes Popping With Flavor

8 Cranberry Recipes Popping With Flavor

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Cranberries aren't just for sauce anymore. We've found 8 cranberry recipes that shine a spotlight on this tart treat.