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compostqueen

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Re: here come the courgettes! Add your recipes.
« Reply #105 on: September 10, 2017, 15:04 »
I did courgette Blue cheese soup yesters with 900g of overblown ones. Lush it is too  :tongue2: :tongue2:
 The HFW courgette polpettes are way nice. 

Next up courgette muffins, made with yeller uns  :D

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« Reply #106 on: July 21, 2018, 05:59 »
Courgettes can be sliced into noodles with a julienne peeler . Then just saut and serve as you would spaghetti or Asian noodles. This is ideal for getting the children to eat more vegetables.

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« Reply #107 on: July 21, 2018, 13:23 »
Use a Julienne cutter, or a spiralizer if you have one to prepare the courgettes.  In a plastic bag, or other container put plain flour, salt, black pepper and a good shake of garlic powder.  Toss courgette strings in this and then fry quickly in very hot oil.
I use these to serve with loads of different stuff, and they are very tasty.

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Re: here come the courgettes! Add your recipes.
« Reply #108 on: July 22, 2018, 11:04 »
Use a Julienne cutter, or a spiralizer if you have one to prepare the courgettes.  In a plastic bag, or other container put plain flour, salt, black pepper and a good shake of garlic powder.  Toss courgette strings in this and then fry quickly in very hot oil.
I use these to serve with loads of different stuff, and they are very tasty.

Now I know what I'm having with ribs tonight ;)

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« Reply #109 on: July 22, 2018, 19:31 »
Tonight I sliced & fried in olive oil & knob of butter tiny courgettes( thats my sneaky plan to not having a glut of them!😂), then when browned & about cooked & seasoned with salt & pepper & stirred through some dried breadcrumbs & Parmesan. Very nice they were too. If Id have had more time I might have mixed the crumbs & cheese & sprinkled over the courgettes in an oven proof dish & then baked them or even stirred some cream cheese through the courgettes before baking with the breadcrumbs & cheese on top. A bit of garlic would have been nice too
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Re: here come the courgettes! Add your recipes.
« Reply #110 on: September 05, 2018, 12:16 »
Courgette dolcelatte soup going down a storm here at the mo. This uses 900 g of em in one hit 😁

Made loads of courgette choc chip muffins while the kids were over

I julienned some yellow ones for our oriental style salmon parcels in foil last night 😋

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« Reply #111 on: September 05, 2018, 17:30 »
As I want to grow just one courgette plant next year (giving up allotment), does the team here have any views on how to grow a single plant without Mrs Growster seeing it?

I rather like the idea of a climbing plant, but have never tried one...

(I can hide it behind a large mahonia in the front garden - she'll never notice..;0)

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« Reply #112 on: September 15, 2018, 19:13 »
 :lol: :lol: :lol: she wont see a thing :D

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Re: here come the courgettes! Add your recipes.
« Reply #113 on: September 16, 2018, 11:31 »
As I want to grow just one courgette plant next year (giving up allotment), does the team here have any views on how to grow a single plant without Mrs Growster seeing it?

I rather like the idea of a climbing plant, but have never tried one...

(I can hide it behind a large mahonia in the front garden - she'll never notice..;0)

Although it lacks in the invisibilty stakes, I can thoroughly recommend Parthenon as it produces courgettes without the need to be fertilised, which is perfect if you have just the one plant and female flowers are open with no male flowers nearby. Beautiful dark green shiny courgettes that taste delicious
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