|Cheddar Zucchini Puff
1 pound of zucchini or yellow crookneck squash, sliced 1/4 thick (4 cups)
1/2 cup of sour cream
1 beaten egg yolk
1 tablespoon of all purpose flour
1/4 teaspoon of onion salt
1/8 teaspoon of pepper
3/4 cup of shredded cheddar cheese
1 egg white
2 tablespoons of seasoned fine dry bread crumbs
1 teaspoon of margarine or butter, melted
Preheat oven to 350ºF. In a medium saucepan cook zucchini or yellow crookneck squash, covered, in a small amount of boiling water for 3 - 5 minutes or till tender. Drain well. Spread evenly into 8x1/12 inch round baking dish.
In a bowl combine sour cream, egg yolk, flour, onion, salt, pepper. Stir in cheese. In a bowl beat egg white till stiff peaks form (tips stand straight). Fold beaten egg white into sour cream mixture. Spoon atop squash.
In a small bowl, combine bread crumbs and ,melted margarine or butter, sprinkle over egg mixture. Bake in a 350ºF. oven for 20 to 25 minutes or till golden. Makes 6 servings