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ou kosher Latkes! (Yosef Gottlieb / Kuvien

Zucchini Latkes

Eileen Goltz | Pareve


1 lb zucchini


2 eggs

1 teaspoon sugar

1/4 teaspoon baking powder

1/4 cup matzo meal


applesauce (optional)


Wash zucchini and cut off ends, but do not peel. Grate zucchini into a bowl, sprinkle with 1/4 teaspoon salt and set aside for 10 minutes. Drain or squeeze out the liquid. In a large bowl: Mix zucchini, eggs, sugar, baking powder, matzo meal and 1 Tablespoon oil and blend well. Add salt to taste. Heat oil in skillet: Drop zucchini mixture by Tablespoonfuls into pan. Brown on both sides. Serve with applesauce, if desired.