Zucchini Patties


These cheesy zucchini patties are an excellent way to use up that abundance of zucchini from the garden. Serve with a bit of tomato sauce or sour cream dabbed on top.

Prep Time:
20 mins
Cook Time:
10 mins
Total Time:
30 mins
12 patties


  • 2 cups grated zucchini

  • 2 eggs, beaten

  • ½ cup all-purpose flour

  • ½ cup grated Parmesan cheese

  • ½ cup shredded mozzarella cheese

  • ¼ cup chopped onion

  • salt to taste

  • 2 tablespoons vegetable oil


  1. Combine zucchini, eggs, flour, Parmesan cheese, mozzarella cheese, onion, and salt in a medium bowl. Stir well enough to distribute ingredients evenly.

  2. Heat oil in a skillet over medium-high heat.

  3. Working in batches, scoop tablespoonfuls of zucchini mixture into hot oil and fry until golden brown, about 2 minutes per side.

    overhead view of Zucchini Patties and sauce on a baking baking sheet

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

245 Calories
15g Fat
16g Carbs
13g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 4
Calories 245
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 15g 19%
Saturated Fat 5g 25%
Cholesterol 111mg 37%
Sodium 282mg 12%
Total Carbohydrate 16g 6%
Dietary Fiber 1g 4%
Total Sugars 2g
Protein 13g
Vitamin C 10mg 52%
Calcium 248mg 19%
Iron 2mg 8%
Potassium 237mg 5%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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