Orange Zucchini Cake with Orange Cream Cheese Icin

Kathleen Riemer



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1 cup flour
1 teaspoon baking powder
1 teaspoon baking soda
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon vanilla
1 teaspoon cinnamon
1 1/2 teaspoon grated orange peel
1 cup grated zucchini
1/2 teaspoon nutmeg
1/2 cup chopped walnuts
3/4 cup sugar
1/2 cup vegetable oil
2 eggs
1/2 cup raisins

Directions Step-By-Step

Combine flour, baking powder, baking soda, salt, cinnamon, and nutmeg.

Set aside. In large bowl beat sugar, eggs, and oil until well mixed.

Stir in orange peel and vanilla.

Add flour mixture, zucchini, nuts, and raisins.

Mix well. Pour into a greased 8x8 pan.

Bake at 325 degrees for 35 minutes or until toothpick comes out clean.


8oz softened cream cheese
2 teaspoon softened butter
1 teaspoon grated orange peel
2 cups powdered sugar
1/2 tsp orange extract

Mix first 4 ingredients well.

Add milk if need to thin.

Spread on cooled cake. - See more at:

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes