Buffalo Mozzarella salad with zucchini fritters, peas and mint make a beautiful lunch dish or a lovely side for dinner.


Ingredients (serves 4)

  • 2 balls buffalo mozzarella
  • ½ cup peas, blanched
  • 2 small zucchini, sliced into rounds, salted and rinsed, season with vinegar and oil
  • ½ bunch garden mint
  • 1 lemon
  • splash Extra virgin olive oil
  • splash Desoto Sherry vinegar
  • dash Salt and pepper
  • 1 medium leek, diced
  • 2 garlic cloves, crushed
  • 125g butter
  • 250ml milk
  • 250ml water
  • 250g plain flour
  • 6 eggs
  • 2 zucchini grated, lightly salted
  • 250g goat’s cheese
  • bottle Vegetable oil for deep frying

Method

  1. Saute leek, garlic with butter in a saucepan. Add milk, water and butter and bring to a simmer. Add flour and cook out until it comes away from the side of pot. Cool mixture, gradually add eggs one at a time (it may not take them all) add zucchini and goats cheese and mix well. Quenelle mix then deep fry until golden brown.
  2. Place zucchini, peas, mozzarella and fritters on plates, garnish with mint, and season with the vinegar, olive oil, lemon zest, salt and pepper.


  • Lovely ingredients ! A lot of eggs !! Doesn’t that make the dough very runny to shape ?

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  • This is a recipe I’ll be making. Thanks. It looks great.

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  • What a lovely recipe – thanks for sharing.

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  • A lovely and delicious meal l would love to make,thanks!

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  • Adam this dish rocks! Haven’t heard of the sherry, but assume any will do YUM

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  • Id leave the zucchini out but looks great

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  • Oooh yum, I love zucchini fritters especially when the weather cools down.

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  • Fantastic! Thank you very much for sharing! Looking forward to trying it! :D

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  • Mmm this looks delicious! Will have to try this out on the kids (and I can eat the non meat part!). Thanks for sharing!

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  • Such a delicious looking recipe – love the presentation.


    • Yes, that picture made me click on the recipe before I even knew what it was!

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  • Thanks for sharing this recipe

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  • This looks delicious – perfect for lunch.

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  • An impressive dish this one.

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  • A wonderfully delicious dish; thanks for sharing!.

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  • Look great and different to what I normally eat.

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