Shirley's Zucchini Bread

Shirley's Zucchini Bread Recipe

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Brenda Young


This is my mother's recipe for zucchini bread. It is moist and wonderful. Everyone who tries it loves it. It's a great way to use those baseball bat sized zucchini's that are hidden in your garden!


★★★★★ 1 vote

Makes 2 loaves
30 Min
1 Hr 15 Min


  • 2 c
  • 3 c
  • 1 tsp
    each: salt, cinnamon, baking powder and baking soda
  • 1 c
    vegetable oil
  • 3 large
  • 2 tsp
  • 3 c
    grated, raw zucchini
  • 3/4 to 1 c
    any or all: raisins, coconut, chopped pecans or walnuts

How to Make Shirley's Zucchini Bread


  1. Combine and mix well:
    2 cups sugar
    3 cups flour
    1 teaspoon each: Salt, cinnamon, baking powder and baking soda.
  2. Add:
    1 cup vegetable oil
    3 large eggs
    2 teaspoons vanilla.
  3. Add:
    3 cups grated zucchini.
    3/4 to 1 cup each or all: Raisins, coconut, chopped pecans or walnuts.
  4. Preheat oven to 350.

    Grease and flour two loaf pans.

    Divide between the two loan pans and bake for one
    hour. Use toothpick to check for doneness. Start checking at 1 hour.

    When done, let stand for 15 minutes and remove from pans. Cool on racks.

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About Shirley's Zucchini Bread

Course/Dish: Sweet Breads

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