Easy Chocolate Orange Zucchini Bread Recipe Video

Our third and final recipe of the day, we are making a dessert, chocolate orange zucchini bread.

Summary

Preparation Time20 MinCooking Time55 Min
Ready In1 Hr 15 MinDifficulty LevelEasy
Health IndexAverageServings12
CuisineCourse
TasteMethod
Main IngredientHealthy

Ingredients

 All purpose flour3 Cup (48 tbs)
 Baking powder1 3⁄4 Teaspoon
 Baking soda1 Teaspoon
 Salt1 Teaspoon
 Cinnamon1⁄2 Teaspoon
 Nutmeg1 Teaspoon
 Eggs3
 Sugar2 Cup (32 tbs)
 Canola oil1 Cup (16 tbs)
 Vanilla2 Teaspoon
 Zucchini2 Cup (32 tbs), grated
 Walnuts1 Cup (16 tbs), finely chopped
 Chocolate chips1 Cup (16 tbs)
 Zest of orange1 Tablespoon
 Orange zest1 Tablespoon

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 559 Calories from Fat 256

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 29 g45.1%

Saturated Fat 3.6 g18.1%

Trans Fat 0.1 g

Cholesterol 52.9 mg

Sodium 391.4 mg16.3%

Total Carbohydrates 70 g23.3%

Dietary Fiber 2.1 g8.4%

Sugars 39.5 g

Protein 7 g13.7%

Vitamin A 2.3% Vitamin C 11.7%

Calcium 8.4% Iron 11.8%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Directions

GETTING READY
1. Preheat the oven to 350 °F or 180 °C
2. Oil two 9 x 5 " (23 x 13 cm) loaf pans

MAKING
3. In large bowl, sift together flour, baking powder, baking soda, salt, cinnamon and nutmeg.
4. In a second bowl, beat eggs until light and fluffy.
5. Add sugar and continue to beat until well blended.
6. Stir in the canola oil, vanilla, zucchini, walnuts, chocolate chips, orange zest and blend it.
7. Stir in the dry ingredients and mix only to combine all the ingredients.
8. Pour about half or 3 quaters full of the batter into oiled loaf pans.
9. Bake it at 350 °F or 180 °C for 50 minutes or until toothpick inserted into center of loaf comes out clean.
10. Let the loaves cool for about 10 minutes.
11. Remove from pans and continue to cool on wire racks. Chill before slicing.

SERVING
12. Slice the loaf and serve on dessert plates garnished either with seasonal cut fruits or ice-cream.

Editors Review

The name might baffle you a bit, but don't be fooled! This is no ordinary bread with a fancy-chancy name. Oozing with flavor, texture and health, this tasty bread is a riot of different flavors. This dessert is just good for any one who loves to combine flavors and experiment.
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