These baked zucchini are a quick and easy side dish. Thanks to the breadcrumbs and cheese the zucchini becomes crispy and the addition of spices make them fragrant and flavourful.
- 1 medium zucchini
- 1 tbsp extra virgin olive oil
- 0.25 tsp smoked paprika
- 0.5 tsp dried thyme
- 0.25 tsp cayenne pepper or chili powder
- pinch of salt and pepper
- 2 tbsp breadcrumbs
- grated cheese
Cut your zucchini into rounds. Put them in a bowl, pour over 1 tablespoon of olive oil and toss to cover all the slices.
Add your spices, salt and pepper and toss again.
Add bread crumbs and mix well.
Lay the zucchini slices on a baking tray lined with baking paper.
Bake in a preheated static oven at 200 – 220 °C for 15 – 20 minutes. Add grated cheese in the last 5 minutes of baking. Serve warm.
lot of love. B.