Chocolate Zucchini Snack Cake Recipe

Looking for an easy Chocolate Zucchini Snack Cake recipe? Learn how to make Chocolate Zucchini Snack Cake using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by cumin

Makes 18 servings



Good use for garden zucchini It?s a great way to get children to eat their veggies!

Recipe Ingredients for Chocolate Zucchini Snack Cake

1/3 cup margarine, softened
1 1/4 cups sugar
2 eggs
1/2 cup buttermilk
1/3 cup unsweetened applesauce
2 ounces baking cocoa
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
2 1/4 cups all-purpose flour
1 teaspoons baking powder
1 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon baking soda
2 cups shredded zucchini
2 teaspoons confectioners' sugar

Recipe Directions for Chocolate Zucchini Snack Cake

  1. In a large bowl, beat butter and sugar until crumbly, about 2 minutes. Add eggs; mix well. Beat in the buttermilk, applesauce, chocolate and vanilla. Combine the flour, baking powder, salt and baking soda; beat into butter mixture just until moistened. Stir in zucchini.

  2. Transfer to a 13-in. x 9-in. baking dish coated with cooking spray. Bake at 350 for 30-35 minutes or until a toothpick inserted near the center comes out clean. Cool on a wire rack. Sprinkle with confectioners' sugar.

  3. Yield: 18 servings.

  4. Prep: 20 min. Bake: 30 min. + cooling

Categories

Vegetables, Dessert, Bake

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 66.8g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
148
Calories from Fat
23
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
2.6g
4%
Saturated Fat
0.8g
4%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
21mg
7%
Sodium
185mg
8%
Potassium
147mg
4%
Total Carbohydrates
29.3g
10%
Dietary Fiber
1.7g
7%
Sugars
15.3g
Protein
3.2g
Vitamin A 4% Vitamin C 4%
Calcium 3% Iron 7%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B-
    Bad points
  • Very high in sugar
  • Contains alcohol
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