Vegan and Gluten-Free Zucchini and Onion Fritters

by Alice Zaslavsky for ABC TV

Hubster: I don’t like fritters.
Me: here, I cooked these fritters.
Hubster: These fritters are delicious, let’s eat more fritters.

This is another winner from @aliceinframes and couldn’t have been quicker and easier to make. Packed with flavour, despite minimal ingredients.

As a side, I used a couple of left over hamburger rolls and fancied them into croutons with a short bake in the oven and a sprinkling of fresh thyme, garlic powder, onion powder, salt flakes and olive oil. To serve, abit of chutney from a jar was popped on the side and we were dining like Kings and Queens. Well, non-fancy Kings and Queens.

The tiny portion of fritter I have in my hand in the photo below is laughable. To avoid you thinking, “oh, what a delicate portion”, this was actually a little bit that I’d broken off the corner and couldn’t let go to waste. I’m not sure how it ended up in this photo set as the reality is that I was stuffing these bad boys in my mouth in far more generously sized portions!

🌱 Vegan substitutions aren’t required, the recipe is vegan and gluten free.

📚 RECIPE Easy and adaptable zucchini and onion fritters by @aliceinframes for ABC. Recipe 👉 @abc_everyday or

Apparently if you have any of these left over they can be eaten cold or reheated a 160 degree oven. Have been unable to test this due to absence of left overs. However, can attest to the homemade croutons making a delicious snack the following day.

Vegan and gluten free zucchini fritters

Vegan and Gluten-Free Zucchini and Onion Fritters

by Alice Zaslavsky for ABC TV
Hubster: I don’t like fritters.Me: here, I cooked these fritters.Hubster: These fritters are delicious, let’s eat more fritters.
Prep Time 15 mins
Cook Time 10 mins
Total Time 25 mins
Cuisine Australian
Servings 4


  • Grater
  • Large Mixing Bowl
  • Frying Pan


  • Full ingredient list and method online at ABC Everyday
  • 400 g Zucchini
  • 100 g Spanish Onion
  • 1 cup Chickpea Flour


  • Recipe available online via ABC Everyday
    This is a recipe you absolutely must try. It has rave reviews, which are deserved. It's incredibly quick and easy and despite only having a few ingredients, it's packed full of flavour. It's practically on weekly rotation in our kitchen.
    Vegan and gluten free zucchini fritters
  • 🌱 Vegan substitutions aren't required, the recipe is vegan and glutn free.
    Vegan and gluten free zucchini fritters


Absolute recipe failures don’t make it here on the blog, so most of the recipes tested and published are good, great or five-star. This one goes to five-star for it’s simplicity of ingredients, method, flavour and versatility as a lunch, dinner or snack. Give it a try and check out some of the ingredient substitution on the original recipe post at ABC Everyday.
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Keyword Alice Zaslavsky, Quick & Easy, Quick Meal, Vegan, Vegetable, Zucchini
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