Zucchini Carpaccio

Contributed by: Chef Pascal Lorange

Zucchini Carpaccio

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A light, easy-to-make zucchini recipe for summer entertaining, FIG & OLIVE Executive Chef Lorange’s vegetarian-friendly take on carpaccio showcases


1 lb zucchini4 TBSP pine nuts4 TBSP extra virgin olive oil3 TBSP fresh lemon juice1 pinch freshly ground pepper1 pinch fleur de sel6 TBSP shaved Parmigiano-Reggiano


  1. Slice the zucchini penny-thin using a mandoline slicer.
  2. Arrange the slices, slightly overlapping, on a large platter.
  3. Cover with plastic wrap and refrigerate.
  4. Toast the pine nuts over medium-heat in a dry saute pan until slightly brown (about a minute) and set aside.
  5. In a small bowl, whisk the olive oil and lemon juice.
  6. Drizzle the dressing over the zucchini.
  7. Season with pepper and fleur de sel.
  8. Sprinkle with cheese and pine nuts.

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