Cranberry Zucchini Wedges Recipe

Looking for an easy Cranberry Zucchini Wedges recipe? Learn how to make Cranberry Zucchini Wedges using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by cumin

Makes 16 servings



These cake wedges with bits of pineapple, cranberries and zucchini have a wonderful flavor and a tender texture. They're great for brunch.

Recipe Ingredients for Cranberry Zucchini Wedges

20 ounces pineapple chunks
3 cups all-purpose flour
1 3/4 cups sugar
1 teaspoon baking powder
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 teaspoon salt
3 eggs
1 cup canola oil
1 cup zucchini, tightly packed shredded
1 cup cranberries, fresh or frozen, halved
1/2 cup chopped walnuts

Recipe Directions for Cranberry Zucchini Wedges

  1. Drain pineapple, reserving 1/3 cup juice (save remaining juice for another use). Place the pineapple and reserved juice in a blender; cover and process until smooth. Set aside.

  2. In a large bowl, combine the flour, sugar, baking powder, baking soda and salt. In a small bowl, whisk the eggs, oil, vanilla, pineapple mixture; stir into the dry ingredients until blended. Fold in the zucchini, cranberries and nuts.

  3. Pour into two greased and floured 9-in. round baking pans. Bake at 350 for 30-35 minutes or until a toothpick inserted near the center comes out clean.

  4. Cool for 10 minutes before removing from pans to wire racks to cool completely. Just before serving, dust with confectioners' sugar.

  5. Yield: 2 cakes (8 wedges each).

  6. Prep: 15 min. Bake: 30 min. + cooling

Categories

Fruits, Nuts, Vegetables, Brunch, Bake

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 121.5g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
349
Calories from Fat
153
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
17.0g
26%
Saturated Fat
1.4g
7%
Trans Fat
0.1g
Cholesterol
35mg
12%
Sodium
240mg
10%
Potassium
146mg
4%
Total Carbohydrates
46.1g
15%
Dietary Fiber
1.7g
7%
Sugars
25.9g
Protein
4.7g
Vitamin A 2% Vitamin C 32%
Calcium 3% Iron 8%
* 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-
  Good points
  • Low in saturated fat
  •   Bad points
  • High in sugar
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