Cooking With Miranda - Zucchini Bread

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Zucchini is probably not what comes to mind when you think of a slice of hot delicious bread - Trust me, it's not my favorite vegetable either. However, I guarantee you this bread is delectable - One that will have you licking your fingers!

Zucchini Bread

Ingredients

3 cups All-Purpose Flour
1 cup sugar
2 1/2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
1 1/4 teaspoons salt
1 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon baking powder
1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg
3 eggs
1 1/2 cups shredded zucchini
1 cup vegetable oil
1 tablespoon vanilla extract
1/2 cup chopped walnuts - optional

Putting It All Together

In a large bowl, combine the first seven (the dry) ingredients.

In another large bowl, beat eggs; add shredded zucchini, oil and vanilla. Pour into dry ingredients and mix just until blended. Fold in the walnuts.

Pour into two greased (you can use butter or cooking spray) and floured (9 inch x 5 inch x 3 inch) bread loaf pans.

Bake at 350 degrees for 50-60 minutes or until a toothpick inserted near the center comes out clean. Cool for 10 minutes before removing from pans to wire racks.

Cut yourself a warm slice (or two) and spread with warm with butter or this even yummier, honey butter (2-3 tbsp softened butter mixed with 1 tbsp honey ). Yum!

Sources: Miranda, Lisa and Dean Church

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80 Comments
  • kcloveballet
    kcloveballetover 1 year
    cool
    • applemango
      applemangoover 3 years
      That zucchini bread looks amazing though I have a tip for you. When you stir maybe have your thumb down and your elbow up(by the way I'm not saying that your cooking is bad also no offense). You're cooking is still awesome!!!
    • ttcupcakesover 4 years
      I wish she cooked at my school too!:)
      • aubs1234over 4 years
        looks good
        • cool moo violetalmost 5 years
          you are the best cook
          • summerstar
            summerstaralmost 5 years
            i mean, it looks okay, but honestly, I wouldn't eat it anyway because I REALLY don't like zucchini! Good job though, Miranda! I could never tell that the bread had zucchini in it!
            • 1905973
              1905973almost 7 years
              I LOVE ZUCCHINI BREAD!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! LOL=^.^=
              • puppie loverabout 7 years
                I wish you cooked at my school ;)
                • diamondkid
                  diamondkidover 7 years
                  Love it!
                  • mconn
                    mconnover 7 years
                    love cooking !!!!!!!!!