Courgette fritters

You will need

120g courgette, grated
1 large egg
50g frozen peas
½ tsp baking powder
3 tbsp plain flour
Salt and pepper to season
vegetable oil for frying


1. Season the courgette with salt and pepper.

2. Whisk together the egg, baking powder and flour in a bowl.

3. Squeeze any excess water out of the courgette and then add the courgette and the peas to the batter in the bowl.

4. Heat the vegetable oil in a large frying pan and when hot, drop in heaped tablespoons of the courgette mixture.

5. Use the back of a spoon to flatten the fritter into the pan.

6. Fry each fritter for 1-2 minutes, until golden brown on each side.

7. Remove the fritters from the pan and serve.

Recipe courtesy of Haskins