Mini Corn Zucchini Cakes

  • Olive oil
  • 2 ears corn, corn cut off the cob
  • 2 teaspoons garlic powder
  • 2 teaspoons onion powder
  • 1 cup grated zucchini
  • 1/2 cup diced red bell pepper
  • 1/4 cup cornmeal
  • 2 eggs, lightly beaten
  • Salt and pepper, to taste
  • Sour cream, for serving
  • Chopped cilantro, for serving
Up your veggie game with these Mini Corn Zucchini Cakes.
  1. Firstly, In a large skillet over medium-high heat add 1/2 tablespoon of olive oil and corn cut off the cob. Stir in garlic powder and onion powder. Saute for 5 minutes, or until corn is lightly charred.
  2. Add zucchini and red bell pepper. Stir and saute for 2 minutes. Season with salt and pepper.
  3. Remove from heat cool for 5 minutes. Add veggies to a large bowl and stir in cornmeal and eggs. Add more salt and pepper if necessary.
  4. Heat 1 1/2 tablespoons of olive oil in a skillet until it starts to sizzle. To create mini cakes, place the top of a mason jar in the skillet and fill it with zucchini and corn mixture. Cook for about 5 minutes, or until one side is golden. Remove mason jar lid, flip and cook for another 5 minutes, or until golden. Remove from oven and drain on a paper towel-lined plate.
  5. When ready to serve, top with sour cream and cilantro and enjoy!