Although fall is definitely my favorite season – how can anyone not love it? it’s not as cold as the winter, it’s not as scorching as summer and it’s not as unpredictable as spring… And that’s just for everything that it’s not. Apart from the fact that it is also a lot of really good things…
…like colorful and golden and cozy and yum – I like to hold on to some of the last summer things on the market. Like Zucchini and Summer Squash. preferably home-grown (thank you to my other family). That makes it even more brilliant to transition to the fall harvest, soon enough. Squash, Chestnuts, Mushrooms… I’m all yours. After this here salad.
Marinated Zucchini Salad With Mint And Lemon
2 large zucchini, sliced
1 organic lemon, juice and zest
2 tbsp. good olive oil
1 tbsp. white wine vinegar
1 garlic clove, minced
1/2 tbsp. chili or spicy paprika flakes
1 tsp. fleur de sel
2 branches mint, leaves finely chopped
2 branches parsley, finely chopped Directions:
Wash and slice the zucchini. Prepare a dressing: combine lemon zest, juice, olive oil, vinegar, garlic, chili and salt. Dress the zucchini slices with it and toss to marinate well from all sides. Let rest for about one hour, then add the fresh herbs and toss again.
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