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Fried Zucchini Sticks

Rated as 4 out of 5 Stars

"Our garden always produces a ton of zucchini in the summer. This is one of our favorite ways to cook it. Serve with ranch dressing for dipping."
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23 m servings 403
Original recipe yields 4 servings


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  1. Heat oil in a deep-fryer or large saucepan to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).
  2. Whisk buttermilk and eggs together in a shallow dish.
  3. Mix flour, bread crumbs, Parmesan cheese, baking powder, and salt together in a separate shallow dish.
  4. Dip zucchini sticks into the egg mixture; roll in bread crumbs to coat. Dip in the egg mixture again; reroll in bread crumbs.
  5. Cook breaded zucchini sticks in batches in the hot oil until golden brown, about 3 minutes per batch. Drain on a large plate lined with paper towels.


  • Editor's Note:
  • We have determined the nutritional value of oil for frying based on a retention value of 10% after cooking. Amount will vary depending on cooking time and temperature, ingredient density, and specific type of oil used.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 403 calories; 17.2 48 14.1 99 570 Full nutrition

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These were good. I did end up needing more breading than the recipe called for but it probably depends on how big your zucchini are. I made a similar recipe to this but it called for baking the ...