Important Update: Calorie Count will be shutting down on March 15th. Please click here to read the announcement. Data export is available.

Zucchini Cake Recipe

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


Submitted by kazzy2

Makes 20 servings



50% less fat ? 21% fewer calories ? 2g more fiber than the original recipe. Have a bumper crop of zucchini? Lighten up a classic.

Recipe Ingredients for Zucchini Cake

2 1/2 cups shredded zucchini
1 cup unsweetened applesauce
1/2 cup canola oil
3 eggs
2 teaspoons vanilla
1 1/2 cups sugar
1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
1 1/2 cups whole wheat flour
3 teaspoons ground cinnamon
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon baking powder

Recipe Directions for Zucchini Cake

  1. Heat oven to 350F. Spray bottoms only of 2 (8x4-inch) loaf pans with cooking spray.

  2. In large bowl, mix zucchini, applesauce, oil, egg product, vanilla and sugar until well blended. Stir in all remaining ingredients except walnuts until well blended. Stir in walnuts. Spoon batter evenly into pans.

  3. Bake 50 to 60 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool 10 minutes. Loosen sides of loaves from pans; remove from pans to cooling racks. Cool completely, about 1 hour.

Categories

Breads

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 73.5g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
194
Calories from Fat
57
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
6.3g
10%
Saturated Fat
0.6g
3%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
28mg
9%
Sodium
191mg
8%
Potassium
84mg
2%
Total Carbohydrates
31.6g
11%
Dietary Fiber
1.0g
4%
Sugars
16.6g
Protein
3.0g
Vitamin A 1% Vitamin C 4%
Calcium 2% Iron 6%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

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

Fat
Protein
Carbs
Alcohol
Other

Calorie Breakdown
Nutrition Breakdown
Daily Values
Daily Values

Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
C-
  Good points
  • Low in saturated fat
  •   Bad points
  • Very high in sugar
  • Contains alcohol
  • Join Calorie Count - It's Easy and Free!
    CREATE FREE ACCOUNT
    Advertisement