1baby fennel bulb, thinly sliced on a mandolin, fronds reserved
100 gmLigurian olives, pitted
½ cupcoarsely torn flat-leaf parsley
2spring onions, thinly sliced
Score thighs and breasts of each spatchcock and set aside. Combine oil, anchovy, garlic, thyme, lemon rind and juice in a small bowl, season to taste, rub into spatchcock and stand to marinate (10 minutes).
Meanwhile, for zucchini, fennel and olive salad, dry-roast fennel seeds and chilli until fragrant (30 seconds), then coarsely crush in a mortar and pestle. Combine in a large bowl with oil, vinegar and lemon juice, season to taste and set aside. Just before serving, add zucchini, fennel, reserved fronds, olives, parsley and spring onion and toss to combine.
Preheat a barbecue or a char-grill pan over medium-high heat. Char-grill spatchcock, turning occasionally, until browned and cooked through (8-10 minutes). Serve hot with zucchini, fennel and olive salad.