CHOCOLATE ZUCCHINI CAKE

Chocolate Zucchini Cake Recipe

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This recipe was personally prepared by Jan Force for the July 2015 meeting of the Curious Cuisiner

Recipe by: Mom on Timeout

Rating:

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Comments:
Serves:
A lot
Prep:
40 Min
Cook:
1 Hr 10 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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2 medium
zucchinis
7 Tbsp
cocoa powder
2 Tbsp
butter, softened
3
eggs
2 c
sugar
1-1/2 c
applesauce
1 Tbsp
vanilla extract
1-1/2 c
all purpose flour
1/2 c
wheat flour
1 tsp
baking soda
1 tsp
salt
1 tsp
ground cinnamon
1 c
semi-sweet mini chocolate chips

CHOCOLATE GLAZE

3/4 c
semisweet chocolate chips
3 Tbsp
butter
1 Tbsp
light corn syrup
1/4 tsp
vanilla extract

How to Make CHOCOLATE ZUCCHINI CAKE

Step-by-Step

  • 1Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grate the zucchinis and set on paper towels to absorb excess moisture. Between 2-3 cups is perfect.
  • 2Combine sugar, eggs, applesauce, zucchini, butter and vanilla in a large bowl.
  • 3Combine the chocolate chips with a couple tablespoons of the flour to keep them from sinking to the bottom while the cake is baking.
  • 4Stir in the flour, baking soda, salt, cinnamon, cocoa powder and chocolate chips. Stir until all of the ingredients are thoroughly combined.
  • 5Pour the batter into a well-greased bundt pan. Bake the cake for 60-70 minutes or until an inserted toothpick comes out clean. Let the cake cool for 10 minutes before inverting onto a plate.
  • 6Chocolate Glaze: Combine the butter, chocolate chips and corn syrup in a microwavable dish. I use my pyrex glass measuring cup because it makies it easy to drizzle the glaze over the cake. Heat in the microwave in 30 second intervals at 50% power, stirring in between, until nicely melted. Pour over cake and enjoy!

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About CHOCOLATE ZUCCHINI CAKE

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Healthy




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