“Naked” or Crustless Zucchini Pie

Preparation info
  • Serves

    5 to 6

    as a main course
    • Difficulty


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By Aglaia Kremezi

Published 2014

  • About

A French guest once called it “flan,” but this rustic Balkan dish is too hearty for such a dainty description. This pie has no cream and uses only two eggs and toasted bread crumbs as a binding agent for the raw grated zucchini, which is scented with fresh mint and dill. If you don’t have zucchini, squash is a wonderful substitute. Once I found myself without stale bread and substituted rolled oats, ground in a blender. I have also used sunflower seeds and pecorino to top the pie, giving it