Baked Crisp Zucchini Sticks Recipe Video


Cooking Time15 MinDifficulty LevelEasy
Health IndexAverageCuisine
VegetarianMain Ingredient


 Zucchinis2 , chopped into sticks or fries
 Toasted wheat germ/Whole grain bread crumbs3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
 Nutritional yeast1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
 Cayenne pepper To Taste, garlic powder
 Ground pepper To Taste, garlic powder
 Onion powder To Taste, garlic powder
 Garlic powder To Taste, garlic powder
 Skim milk1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs), dairy milk

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 831 Calories from Fat 153

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 16 g23.9%

Saturated Fat 0.38 g1.9%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 1.5 mg

Sodium 93.4 mg3.9%

Total Carbohydrates 110 g36.5%

Dietary Fiber 35.7 g142.7%

Sugars 25.4 g

Protein 66 g132.4%

Vitamin A 24.7% Vitamin C 118%

Calcium 17.3% Iron 93.6%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Spread out the wheat germ onto a baking sheet. Once oven is preheated, bake for 5 minutes.
Remove from oven. Transfer Wheat germ into a bowl or dish, along with the nutritional yeast and seasonings. Preheat oven to 400F.
Pour milk into a bowl. Dip the zucchini sticks into the milk and then coat each one in the wheat germ mixture.
Place zucchini sticks on a baking sheet covered in parchment paper.
Place in oven and cook for 15-20 minutes, or until they are a toasted brown colour.
Serve with your favorite dipping sauce. A spicy vegan mayo is quite nice with it, as well as some fresh lemon.
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Editors Review

Zucchini always makes great dish! In this video, you will see how to turn zucchini into a snack! Coated sticks of this delicious vegetable get baked and make a really healthy snack. A simple recipe that is ready in minutes! Watch and learn.