Thursday, June 17, 2010

Vegetable Fritters with Grilled Skirt Steak & Caramelized Onions

Wow, did I enjoy dinner tonight or what?! Mallory, suggested these Paleo veggie fritters, and they were delicious! This is a pretty common Paleo recipe floating around the web, but this was the first time I've tried them! I added fresh cilantro and some green onions (and a few extra spices because I'm spice-crazed)! THANK you SO much Mallory for turning me on to these! Very GOOD...
Hope you enjoy!

Veggie Fritters:
1 C grated sweet potatoes
3/4 C grated carrot
3/4 C grated zucchini (squeezed)
3 scallions, finely chopped
1/4 C fresh cilantro, chopped
2 eggs
1/2 C almond meal
1/4 tsp. black pepper
1/2 tsp. ground cumin
12 tsp. garlic powder
about 2 T coconut oil

Mix all ingredients together. Heat coconut oil in a skillet over med-hi heat. Form patties out of veggie mixture (I was able to make 6). Brown patties in oil, about 4-5 minutes on each side.

I served these with some grilled skirt steak. Very simply grilled! Just sprinkle the skirt steak with a little ground pepper and celtic grey sea salt (optional). Grill for roughly 4-5 minutes on each side (to your desired doneness).

I topped the skirt steak (and veggie fritters) with some caramelized onions! It was a nice & tasty way to complete the meal! ...1 yellow onion, sliced, sauteed in 1 T olive oil for about 10 minutes!

Hope you enjoy this Paleo feast! We devoured it!
Thanks, again, Mallory! :-)

7 comments: said...

looks delish

Jackie Uribe said...

OMG, those look GOOD!!

neile said...

kelly, wow! we made the fritters tonight and wow!! we doubled the recipe (go hard or go home) and they were FANTASTIC!!! thanks for the recipe. highly recommend!!!!

Anonymous said...

Hi, i made these last night and fell in love. i wasn't sure if i wrote the recipe down wrong with the 12 tsp of garlic powder. i figured it was 1/2 tsp, but this was after I had already shoveled 4 into the mix. Next time i'll be sure to use 12 but even with 4 it was amazing. And i didn't have fresh cilantro. Thanks for all the great recipes. I’ve learned so much from your blog. Do you have any recipes for Muffins? Like Apple or sweet potato muffins?

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