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Recipe for Zucchini and Chickpea Pancakes

Recipe Ingredients:
3 med  Zucchini, or about 4 cups shredded)
Zucchini flowers (optional, just adds color)
  Coriander (flavor)
  Basil (flavor)
1 cup  Chickpea flour
1 tsp  Salt
1 tsp  Garam Masala
1/2 tsp  Hot red chili powder
1/2 tsp  Curry powder
  Olive oil for cooking

Cooking Directions:
1.  Finely shred the zucchini. Julienne the zucchini flowers and the herbs. Put all into a large bowl; add the salt, spices and the chickpea flour. Mix well - the moisture that comes out of the zucchini may be enough to turn this into a batter, but if not add a tiny bit of water, just so that it turns moist but not runny.

2.  Heat up a small non-stick frying pan over medium-high heat. Add some olive oil and spread around. Put in about half of the batter and spread around to form a circle. Cook for about 5 minutes, then turn and cook for another 5 minutes or so, until it's cooked all the way through.

3.  Cut into wedges, and serve hot or at room temperature.

    Basil Basil
Egyptian basil leaves are prominently featured in varied cuisines throughout the world including Italian, Thai, Vietnamese and Laotian. Dried basil is a great addition to any sauce, stew, or salad.

Chickpea Flour Chickpea Flour
Chickpea flour is made from ground raw chickpeas, which produces a great substitute for wheat flour. It can be used to make falafel, pancakes, or even fritters. Chickpea flour is packed with protein and fiber.

Chili Powder Chili Powder
Chili powder is the perfect spice to any dish requiring a little more heat. Kick it up another octave with this awesome chili powder.

Curry Powder Curry Powder
An imported seasoning from India, used in many dishes for an unforgettable, fragrant flavor.

Garam Masala Garam Masala
Garam masala, from the Hindi word "garam", meaning "Hot", and "masala", meaning "mixture", is a basic blend of ground spices common in Indian and other South Asian cuisines.

Gram Flour (Besan) Gram Flour (Besan)
Our Besan gram flour is made from ground chickpeas. It is a staple in Indian and Bangladeshi cuisines.

Ground Coriander Ground Coriander
Ground coriander is traditional in desserts and sweet pastries as well as in curries, meat, and seafood dishes. Add it to stews and marinades for a unique flavor.

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