~Zucchini Bread~

If you are not sure what a Zucchini is, then you probably need to do some research. It is a summertime green squash, almost looks like a cucumber.



Zucchini (Photo credit: Farmanac)


Yes, it’s a veggie. But like the carrot can be incorporated into something sweet or savory.


It’s one of those things that makes a great spice cake, or spice bread, which is what Zucchini bread is if you combine the right ingredients.


Okay, Peel your Zucchini, Cut the ends off. Grate your Zucchini on a cheese grater on the small side.(not the mini, or large)

Zucchini shredded


Set aside,


Combine these two ingredients. 1 and 1/3 cups of sugar and two eggs.


Add in the grated Zucchini.

Zucchini and Sugar


Add 2/3 cup melted butter. (not hot), mix to combine


Add 2 tsp. Baking soda into the mixture.



Add 2 tsp cinnamon, 1 tsp Nutmeg


Add 3 cups of flour a little bit at a time, The batter will be lumpy.


Pour into greased loaf pans. Bake in a preheated oven 350 degrees Fahrenheit.


(Large loaf pans will take longer, my mini loafs only took about 20-25 minutes)


You can add nuts, berries, raisins to the mixture if you like.





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