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Three Recipes for Zucchini Bread

Updated on October 17, 2014
A Loaf of Zucchini Bread, Sliced
A Loaf of Zucchini Bread, Sliced | Source

Hello Zucchini Bread Fans!

You will find three recipes for zucchini bread. One recipe is a quickbread; one is a yeast bread and the third is for an easy savory zucchini bread. There is also a video demo and links on the web.

Looking for a good zucchini bread recipe, or several? Look no further. This page offers you a selection of recipes for our favourite bread -- as well as an array of other zucchini related information.

Do you grow these squashes in your garden? I remember the first time I tried planting them. Being an amateur gardener, I ambitiously planted about two dozen zucchini bedding plants. That particular summer was optimal for growing a garden so despite my lack of gardening skills, I ended up with enough zucchinis to feed a developing nation.

I seriously considered marauding the neighborhood at night, surreptitiously dropping zucchinis in every mail box. Of course I would have encountered my neighbors out on the same mission.

If something like this is happening to you, then you can't find enough good zucchini recipes. I know the story only too well.

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Grated Zucchini and Other Ingredients Ready for Making Zucchini Bread
Grated Zucchini and Other Ingredients Ready for Making Zucchini Bread | Source
Two Loaves of Zucchini Bread
Two Loaves of Zucchini Bread | Source

A Recipe for Zucchini Loaf

This zucchini bread recipe is for a quickbread, meaning it's chemically leavened rather than yeast leavened. It makes two loaves.

Ingredients

  • 3 eggs
  • 1 cup oil
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 2 cups washed, shredded, unpared zucchini. Pack well.
  • 1 1/2 cups cake and pastry flour
  • 1 cup whole wheat flour
  • 1/2 cup wheat germ
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 2 tsp nutmeg
  • 1/2 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 cup chopped nuts

Method

Beat the eggs, oil, sugar, vanilla and zucchini together. Put beaters on low speed and add remaining ingredients to make a thin batter.

Use two loaf pans that you have doubled lined with buttered wax paper. Pour the batter in so the pans are about 2/3 full. Bake at 325 degrees F. for one hour, or until cooked. Turn out on to racks and remove waxed paper. Cool.

These loaves can be frozen if desired.

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Recipe for Bread Machine Zucchini Bread

This is for a yeast bread made in the bread machine

Ingredients

  • 3 tbsp milk
  • 1 egg
  • 1 1/2 cup bread flour
  • 1/2 cup whole wheat flour
  • 3 tbsp wheat germ
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 tbsp butter or margarine
  • 1 tbsp brown sugar
  • 1 cup shredded zucchini
  • 1 tsp ground coriander
  • 1 1/2 tsp active dry yeast

Method

Place everything in your bread pan. Choose Light Crust Setting and press start. Remove the bread after the baking cycle ends. Cool on cake rack for one hour before serving.

Savoury Zucchini Bread
Savoury Zucchini Bread | Source

Easy Savoury Zucchini Bread

fast and easy with biscuit mix

Ingredients

  • 1 cup biscuit mix
  • 1 small onion; finely chopped
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/2 tsp seasoned salt
  • 1/2 tsp oregano
  • 1/2 cup parmesan cheese
  • 1 cup red pepper or Tabasco sauce
  • 2 tbsp parsley; chopped
  • 1 clove garlic; crushed
  • 1/2 cup vegetable oil
  • 4 eggs; slightly beaten
  • 3 cups zucchini; thinly sliced

Method

Mix everything together. Add the zucchini only after other ingredients are mixed well. Bake at 350 degrees F for 25 minutes in a greased 13x9x2-inch pan.

This recipe for zucchini bread is delicious with a good soup.

Your Ratings

3 out of 5 stars from 2 ratings of Savory Zucchini Bread

Video Demo: Making Zucchini Bread

Nutritional Facts about the Zucchini

Only 15 calories per 100 grams of fresh zucchini.

Contains 24 mcg per hundred grams of folate.

Contains 280 mg per hundred grams of potassium

Contains 384 IU or 115 mcg of Vitamin A per 100 grams.

1/2 cup of zucchini also contains 19% of the recommended amount of manganese. Manganese activates the body's fat burning enzymes, resulting in a faster metabolism.

Zucchini Musings - From one zucchini fan to another

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      anonymous 

      5 years ago

      I love "Zucchini Bread", its so yummy! :)

    • mglee2010 profile image

      mglee2010 

      6 years ago

      Another great recipe which I can't wait to try on my bread machine

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      June Campbell 

      6 years ago from North Vancouver, BC, Canada

      @Wednesday-Elf: Thank you!!!

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      Wednesday-Elf 

      6 years ago from Savannah, Georgia

      I love zucchini - as a vegetable and in bread. Happy National Zucchini Bread Day!

    • junecampbell profile imageAUTHOR

      June Campbell 

      7 years ago from North Vancouver, BC, Canada

      @myshelle01: Happy cooking!

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      myshelle01 

      7 years ago

      Cake I have made and a slice and in stir fry, guess what is next? Thankyou

    • junecampbell profile imageAUTHOR

      June Campbell 

      7 years ago from North Vancouver, BC, Canada

      @Linda BookLady: I so envy people who have gardens and grow their own vegetables. I buy my zucchinis at the marketplace and I'm grateful to have so many farmer's markets to go to.

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      Linda Jo Martin 

      7 years ago from Post Falls, Idaho, USA

      It is that zucchini bread time of year. My plants have been busy!

    • junecampbell profile imageAUTHOR

      June Campbell 

      7 years ago from North Vancouver, BC, Canada

      @KarenHC: Good, glad to know you're rich with zucchinis. They make good soup, too. I made a batch yesterday.

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      Karen 

      7 years ago from U.S.

      This is a good time of year to make zucchini bread -- I quickly become tired of stir-fried zucchini, and our neighbors just gave us another couple from their garden. I think I'll try your zucchini quickbread recipe soon!

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      jolou 

      8 years ago

      I love zucchini. The bread is so moist and delicious. Zucchini cake is good also. Great lens.

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      IdreamofCandles 

      9 years ago

      Thank YOU! I was googling and lo and behold if a fellow Squidoo-er didn't come to the rescue! My garden was successful with Zuke! And I purchased a new bread machine this weekend to enjoy some fruit of my harvest! Thanks again!

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      anonymous 

      9 years ago

      I found a cookbook today at Kroger grocery store for $13..

      It's by Williams-Sonoma "Bread" and has a zucchini bread, crumb topped blueberry muffins & the orange-cranberry scones that look like Starbucks. I plan on trying out the zucchini this weekend (6/13/09) I'll let you know how it is. Recipe for sweet potato cornbread. I'm getting hungry!

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      anonymous 

      9 years ago

      If you find the recipe for Starbucks Zucchini Bread, please email it to me.

      dlholmes2@prodigy.net

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      KathleenH 

      9 years ago

      Great work! I love the different flavors to go with the zucchini - YUM!

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      poutine 

      9 years ago

      Thanks for the great recipes. I love zucchini bread.And my neighbor is giving me plenty of zucchinis these days, so I don't even have to grow it. I also make soups and put zucchinis in it.

      Poutine

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      Rae Schwarz 

      10 years ago from Seattle, WA

      You are cordially invited to submit your lens to Chez*Squid

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      Robin S 

      10 years ago from USA

      More great recipes! I'm lensrolling this one to my zucchini recipes lens. 5*

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      KimGiancaterino 

      10 years ago

      I love zucchini, especially in muffins and bread. Thanks for all the great recipes!

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