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Zucchini flower recipe: Frittata-style (fiori di zucca)

My love affair started with Italy 10 years ago. My love for food started as soon as I could say spoon. For those of you new to my blog, it is called “curious appetite” because I wanted to write about all the things I was curious about: food, places, drinks, cultures and such. 689 more words


Stuffed Courgettes en Fleurs Tempura

I am beyond excited! For the first time in the 4.5 years that I’ve been in London I’m cooking with courgette flowers 😱
They are usually very expensive because they are available only during a brief period in summer, and for some reason they seem to be something quite rare or unusual here. 366 more words


Friendship and Flowers - Stuffed Courgette Flowers - Anthoús

Yesterday I cooked stuffed courgette flowers – anthóus. Not an easy dish to make in England. It is hard to come by the perfect, golden, courgette blooms – unless you grow your own, or maybe have a tame allotment owner, ready to divest their prize vegetables of the flowers. 827 more words

August 8th is National Zucchini Day

As much as I love fresh zucchini, I would rather eat the flowers. Yes, the blossoms are not only edible, but they are delicious. Today I’m reposting my favorite recipe for Fried Zucchini Blossoms. 472 more words

Weekend Cooking

A Haiku, "Zucchini Flowers"

Zucchini Flowers

Over a bun dance
Flowers fried in olive oil,

Written by Eric John Palmieri
Westport Friends Meeting
Westport, Massachusetts


Stuffed Courgette Flower Dressed With Edible Flower Salad

One thing that gets overlooked when growing your own vegetables is the beautiful flowers which are produced prior to the fruit or vegetable of the plant. 321 more words

My Kitchen Diary

Zucchini Flowers for Dinner (and one guest)

Did I mention that I love our CSA?  They are so thoughtful!  We get delivery of our veggies and NY cheese on Wednesdays and just before my pickup time we got this note and warning:   … 692 more words