Zucchini “Crab” Cakes


2 1/2 cups grated zucchini

1 egg, beaten

1 tablespoon butter or olive oil

1 cup Italian seasoned bread crumbs

1/4 cup minced onion

1 Tablespoon Mayonnaise

1 Tablespoon Prepared Mustard

1 Teaspoon Old Bay Seasoning TM

1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese (optional)

2 cups corn meal (optional)

2 Tablespoons of olive oil



Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease a baking sheet with olive oil.


In a large bowl, combine zucchini, egg, and butter/olive oil. Stir in seasoned bread crumbs, minced onion, mayonnaise, prepared mustard, Old Bay Seasoning and parmesan cheese. Mix well.


Shape mixture into patties.  If desired, coat patties with corn meal for a crisp coating when baked.


Bake for 20 minutes and turn patties. Bake for another 20 minutes, or until golden brown