Fried Zucchini Blossoms

Preparation info
  • Serves

    6 to 8

    • Difficulty


Appears in
Peace, Love, and Pasta: Simple and Elegant Recipes from a Chef's Home Kitchen

By Scott Conant

Published 2021

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  • 30 zucchini blossoms
  • 6 large eggs
  • ¼ cup (60 ml<


Clean the flowers by lightly rubbing them with a damp paper towel. (Do not wash them or they will turn to mush.) Set aside.

Beat the eggs with a whisk or in an electric mixer until frothy, 2 to 3 minutes, then set aside. Pour the milk into a large bowl, sift the baking powder, salt, and flour into the milk, then stir to make a thick batter. Gently fold in the beaten eggs along with the