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zucchini straws

a recipe by
Dave T.
Cades Cove, TN

We recently purchased a sprial cutter for our Kitchen Aid stand mixer and have been trying out different things. Tonight we decided to sprial cut some zucchini and deep fry it. OMG it’s addictive

serves 4
prep time 1 Hr 15 Min
cook time 20 Min
method Deep Fry

Ingredients For zucchini straws

  • 4 md
  • To cover
    water cold
  • 1/4 c
  • 1-1 1/2 c
    self rising flour
  • 1 qt
    vegetable or peanut oil

How To Make zucchini straws

  • 1
    Using a sprial cutter, cut zucchini and place in large bowl, sprinkle with salt and cover with water, place in refrigerator for at least 1 hour
  • 2
    Pre heat deep fryer to 300-350 drain zucchini and working in thirds, coat with flour.
  • 3
    Still working in thirds, deep fry zucchini till golden brown
  • 4
    Drain on several thickness of paper towels, do not re-salt.
  • 5
    Keep warm in heated oven till remaining zucchini are finished, serve hot.