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Ham and Egg Jaffle with Zucchini

Zuchinni ham quiche jaffle 3244 Preparation time 25 mins Serves 4 people


  • 125g (1 cup) grated zucchini
  • 100g (1 cup) grated mozzarella
  • 20g (1/2 cup) grated parmesan
  • 150g leftover ham, chopped
  • 1/4 cup flat-leaf parsley, finely chopped
  • 1/2 teaspoon chilli flakes
  • 5 eggs
  • 8 slices seeded sandwich loaf
  • Softened butter, to spread
  • Tomato relish, to serve


1. Preheat jaffle machine according to manufacturer’s instructions.

2. Place the zucchini in a colander and squeeze out all moisture. Combine zucchini, mozzarella, parmesan, ham, parsley, chilli, 1 of the eggs and salt and pepper in a medium bowl.

3. Butter one side of each slice of bread and place bread, buttered-side down. Spoon the zucchini mixture over bread and cover with remaining bread, buttered-side up.

4. Place into jaffle maker, close lid and cook for 3 minutes or until bread is golden and crisp and egg is cooked.

5. While the jaffles are cooking, heat a large non-stick frying pan over medium heat. Lightly grease and crack remaining eggs into the pan. Cook for 3 minutes or until sunny side up.

6. Serve the jaffles with fried eggs, tomato relish and baby parsley leaves.