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Fried Zucchini Recipe

Easy recipe for fried zucchini with a garlic mayo cheese spread topped with tomatoes and shredded cheese. 
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 25 minutes
Servings: 16 servings
Author: Valentina's Corner


  • 1 large zucchini (2 small)

1st Bowl

2nd Bowl

  • 2 egg
  • 2 tsp half and half

3rd Bowl

Garlic Mayo Mixture

  • 3/4 cup mayonnaise
  • 1/2 cup shredded cheese (Colby or Mozzarella)
  • 3 garlic cloves, minced
  • 3-4 tomatoes, sliced
  • oil for frying


  • Slice your zucchini into about 1/2” thick slices. 
  • Combine the ingredients for bowl 1, bowl 2, and bowl 3.
  • Take a slice of zucchini, coat with flour in the first bowl. Then, dredge in the second bowl. Finally, coat with the ingredients in the third bowl.
  • Add enough oil to a skillet to cover the bottom of the pan. Once oil, fry zucchini slices on med/high heat until each side is crispy (about 3 minutes on each side).
  • Transfer fried zucchini slices onto a plate lined with a few paper towels. 
  • Set aside for the zucchini to cool completely.
  • In a bowl combine the mayo, shredded cheese, garlic cloves, salt and pepper.
  • Once zucchini slices have cooled, spread mayo mixture. Then, top with a few slices of tomatoes