Best Zucchini Parmesan Marinara Recipe
2 washed cut in thick slices of zucchini do no peel
panko bread crumbs Italian seasoned
Romano and Parmesan blended cheese
Marinara sauce homemade or store bought
Shredded whole milk mozzarella
1 egg beaten
1 teaspoon each of fresh when available or dried oregano, parsley, thyme , rosemary, garlic powder and basil and more for sprinkling at the end in combination to taste
salt, pepper, cayenne to taste
2 teaspoons minced garlic
1 cup flour
2 ziplock bags 1 with the flour 1 with the panko bread crumbs
Olive oil and Canola oil for frying
In a large pie plate beat the egg adding 1/4 water. Place the zucchini in a ziplock bag and add the seasonings and spices to the flour and shake. Place one at a time in the egg wash then dip into the other bag filled with the panko bread crumbs.
Place on a wax paper lined cookie sheet until all your zucchini is coated.
In a large fry pan heat 1/4 cup olive oil and the rest Canola oil for the deep frying of the zucchini until browned on each side on medium heat. Set on paper towels to drain.
Layer a greased deep dish pie plate with a layer or zucchini then generously sprinkled with grating cheese, herbs, a little minced garlic, marinara sauce then the mozzarella and repeat.
Bake at 400 degrees until cheese is melt and starting to brown.
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