Chocolate Cinnamon Zucchini Cake Recipe

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Chocolate Cinnamon Zucchini Cake

Kristin Miller

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@Kk723

I seriously overhauled a recipe as I am always trying to bake things in a healthier way. This came out better than I thought!


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Ingredients

1/4 c
butter or margarine softened
3/4 c
unsweetened applesauce
1/2
brown sugar unpacked
2 Tbsp
sugar
2
eggs
1 tsp
vanilla
1/2 tsp
baking powder
1 tsp
baking soda
1 1/2 tsp
cinnamon
4 Tbsp
unsweetened cocoa powder
1/2 c
milk- i've used 1% and skim
1/2 tsp
vinegar or lemon juice
2 1/2 c
flour
2 c
grated zucchini
1/2 c
semi sweet chocolate chips

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Heat oven to 325. Add the 1/2 tsp vinegar or lemon juice to the skim milk and set aside. You want the milk to curdle.
2
Blend the first 6 ingredients together. Mix in the dry ingredients, then the milk. Batter will be somewhat thick.
3
Fold in zucchini. Spray a 13x9 pan with cooking spray, pour and spread batter.
4
Sprinkle chocolate chips over top of cake. Bake for 40-50 mins. or until done.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes, Chocolate
Other Tag: Healthy