This whole-wheat zucchini bread uses juicy shredded zucchini in place of butter and milk for a tender loaf. Vegans and nonvegans alike will love how moist this quick bread is. You can add toasted nuts or coconut flakes, if you like. Vegan dark chocolate chips would be an ultra-decadent addition.

Carolyn Casner
Source: EatingWell.com, May 2018

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Recipe Summary

active:
20 mins
total:
2 hrs 25 mins
Servings:
12
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Coat a 9-by-5-inch loaf pan with cooking spray.

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  • Stir water and flaxseed meal together in a small bowl. Let stand for a few minutes.

  • Whisk almond milk, sugar, oil, vanilla and the flaxseed mixture together in a medium bowl. Squeeze zucchini in a clean kitchen towel until you have removed 1/8 cup liquid. Stir the zucchini into the almond milk mixture. Combine flour, baking powder, cinnamon and salt in a large bowl; stir in the wet ingredients until just combined. Transfer the batter to the prepared pan.

  • Bake until golden brown and a skewer inserted in the center comes out clean, 55 to 65 minutes. Cool in the pan for 10 minutes, then turn out onto a wire rack. Let cool for 1 hour before slicing.

Nutrition Facts

186 calories; protein 3.3g 7% DV; carbohydrates 29g 9% DV; dietary fiber 2.8g 11% DV; sugars 13.2g; fat 7g 11% DV; saturated fat 0.5g 3% DV; vitamin a iu 85.7IU 2% DV; vitamin c 4.8mg 8% DV; folate 7.7mcg 2% DV; calcium 83.5mg 8% DV; iron 3mg 17% DV; magnesium 10.6mg 4% DV; potassium 112.1mg 3% DV; sodium 191.7mg 8% DV; thiamin 0mg 3% DV; added sugar 13g.
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