Zucchini and Carrot Pancake

Zucchini and Carrot Pancake

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Zucchini combines with carrots to make an unusual, colourful, and attractive pancake that will tickle the taste buds. Serve with ketchup or a chutney of your choice. Smaller versions can also be served as a party snack.

Zucchini and Carrot Pancake recipe - How to make Zucchini and Carrot Pancake

Preparation Time:    Cooking Time:    Total Time:     Makes 6 pancakes
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3/4 cup thickly grated zucchini
1/4 cup thickly grated carrot
1/2 cup rice flour (chawal ka atta)
1/4 cup besan (bengal gram flour)
2 tbsp finely chopped coriander (dhania)
1 tsp finely chopped green chillies
salt to taste
2 tsp oil for greasing and cooking

  1. Combine all the ingredients along with approx. ½ cup of water in a deep bowl and mix well to make a batter of pouring consistency.
  2. Grease a non-stick tava (griddle) using ½ tsp of oil, pour one ladleful of the batter on it and spread it to form 75 mm. (3”) diameter thick circle.
  3. Cook it, using ¼ tsp of oil, till it turns crisp and golden brown in colour from both sides.
  4. Repeat with the remaining batter to make 5 more pancakes.
  5. Serve immediately.

Handy tip :

    Handy tip :
  1. The quantity of water may vary depending on the quality of besan and semolina used.
Nutrient values (Abbrv) per pancake
Energy86 cal
Protein2.3 g
Carbohydrates14.1 g
Fiber1.7 g
Fat2.3 g
Cholesterol0 mg
Sodium8.4 mg
Zucchini and Carrot Pancake (Low Calorie Healthy Breakfast) Video by Tarla Dalal


Zucchini and Carrot Pancake
 on 16 Aug 17 12:02 AM

This turned out great! thank you
Tarla Dalal
16 Aug 17 08:43 AM
   Hi, Thank you for your kind words. Do try more and more recipes and let us know how you enjoyed them. Happy Cooking !!
Zucchini and Carrot Pancake
 on 20 May 16 06:40 AM

Tried the recipe by replacing grated zucchini with grated potatoes. Liked it very much. Will try with zucchini.
Tarla Dalal
20 May 16 05:11 PM
   Hi Swathi, Do try it with zucchini and let us know how you liked it.. Happy Cooking !!
Zucchini and Carrot Pancake
 on 16 Apr 16 05:10 PM

A quick and easy recipe. This recipe makes a good use of Zucchini. Thanks a lot!!
Zucchini and Carrot Pancake
 on 10 Feb 16 03:06 AM

What are you supposed to eat it with?
Tarla Dalal
10 Feb 16 01:12 PM
   They can be enjoyed the way they are or you can also serve it with green chutney. Do try it and let us know how you enjoyed it. Happy Cooking !! below is the link for a perfect green chutney recipe, do try it out !! http://www.tarladalal.com/Green-Chutney-(-Chutney-)-1468r
Zucchini and Carrot Pancake
 on 17 Apr 14 03:20 PM

A very healthy pancake and delicious and easy to make. I personally loved the taste of zucchini and carrots in it which gave a crunchy taste to it.
Zucchini and Carrot Pancake
 on 28 Mar 14 03:41 PM

Excellent and quick and healthy is what describes this recipe the best. Quick to serve on table and hence do give a try.