Chocolate Zucchini Bread

Chocolate Zucchini Bread
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7 Reviews
This chocolate zucchini quick bread recipe is a classic favorite - perfect to serve with coffee or tea.
25 min
Prep Time
1:40
Total Time
24 servings

Ingredients

Bread

1 cup
Land O Lakes® Butter
4 (1-ounce) squares
semi-sweet baking chocolate
1 1/2 cups
sugar
1 medium (1 1/2 cups)
zucchini, unpeeled, shredded
4
large Land O Lakes® Eggs, slightly beaten
1 teaspoon
vanilla
1 3/4 cups
all-purpose flour
1/2 cup
chopped walnuts
1 teaspoon
baking powder
1 teaspoon
ground cinnamon
1/2 teaspoon
baking soda

Glaze

1/2 cup
powdered sugar
1 teaspoon
Land O Lakes® Butter
1/8 teaspoon
vanilla
2 to 3 teaspoons
milk

Directions

  1. Heat oven to 350°F. Grease and flour 2 (8x4-inch) loaf pans; set aside.
  2. Place 1 cup butter and chocolate into 2-quart saucepan; cook over medium heat, stirring occasionally, until melted. Remove from heat; stir in sugar, zucchini, eggs and 1 teaspoon vanilla until well mixed.
  3. Combine all remaining bread ingredients in bowl. Stir zucchini mixture into flour mixture just until moistened.
  4. Spoon batter evenly into prepared pans. Bake 35-45 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool 10 minutes; remove from pans. Cool completely.
  5. Combine powdered sugar, 1 teaspoon butter, 1/8 teaspoon vanilla and enough milk for desired glazing consistency in bowl. Drizzle over cooled bread.

Recipe Tips

This recipe makes 2 loaves. You can freeze 1 loaf, before glazing, to enjoy later.

Nutrition Facts (1 serving)

Calories
220
Cholesterol
50mg
Carbohydrates
26g
Protein
3g
Fat
12g
Sodium
125mg
Dietary Fiber
1g

Recipe Comments and Reviews

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Very tasty.! I also used mini chocolate bits, but sprinkled them over the glaze as it was setting up.

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I made this recipe to share at work - everyone loved it! It was very moist and the flavor was yummy! I also added mini chocolate chips and left off the white chocolate drizzle.

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This recipe was great. Will make again. I doubled this recipe and I added 1/2 cup of extra zucchini. It turned out great.

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Will definitely make again. Everyone loved it!

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The choclate zucchini bread has an excellent taste and great texture!

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This turned out very well. Definitely will make again.

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Everything went just as it should for a first time try. It is a delicious chocolate zucchini bread even without the white chocolate drizzle. I will definately make it again!

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