Whisk 1/2 cup each flour and cornstarch, 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt, 1 cup water and 1 egg in a bowl. Combine 2 cups breadcrumbs and 1/2 cup grated pecorino in another bowl. Slice 2 large zucchini 1/4 inch thick; dip in the batter, then dredge in the breadcrumb mixture. Fry in 1/2 inch of 350 degrees Fvegetable oil until golden, 3 minutes per side. Drain on paper towels and season with salt and pepper. Serve with mayonnaise mixed with chopped parsley and lemon juice.
Photograph by Antonis Achilleos
Recipe courtesy Food Network Magazine