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How to make stuffed courgette flowers



THE courgette flowers they are very versatile in the kitchen; they can be fried, breaded but they can also be containers for a tasty filling. In this regard we will illustrate how to make stuffed courgette flowers, following our step by step recipe.

How to make stuffed zucchini flowersi, what we need

  • 10 courgette flowers
  • 150 grams of mozzarella
  • 1 pack of bechamel
  • 100 grams of grated cheese
  • 100 grams of cottage cheese
  • 3 carrots
  • 3 courgettes
  • A handful of raisins
  • 100 grams of flour
  • Oil, salt and pepper

How to make stuffed courgette flowers, the preparation

  1. Take the courgette flowers and remove the stem and pistil, taking care not to break them
  2. Once this is done, wash and dry them, dabbing them carefully with absorbent kitchen paper
  3. Clean the carrots and courgettes then grate them coarsely
  4. Put the grated vegetables in a non-stick pan with a tablespoon of oil and brown for about 4 minutes, stirring constantly with a wooden spoon
  5. Season them with a pinch of salt, remove them from the heat and let them cool
  6. Pour the contents into a large bowl and add the diced mozzarella, ricotta, bechamel, grated cheese, raisins and a pinch of pepper
  7. Mix all the ingredients until everything is mixed well
  8. Fill the courgette flowers with the mixture just obtained
  9. Once this is done, prepare a batter made of water, flour and salt, to dip the stuffed zucchini flowers one at a time
  10. Drain the excess batter
  11. Heat the oil in a non-stick pan and fry the stuffed courgette flowers
  12. Drain them on absorbent kitchen paper to lose excess grease and serve hot.

How to make stuffed courgette flowers, useful recommendations

  • The courgette flowers must be collected with the thumb and forefinger of the hand from the courgette core, being careful not to damage the latter as it could rot.
  • Once you have picked the courgette flowers, place them gently in a box without overlapping them as the petals are fragile.

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