Double Chocolate Zucchini Bread

Recipe by ciao4293
READY IN: 1hr 5mins
YIELD: 2 loaves




  • Heat oven to 350°.
  • Butter and flour 2 loaf pans.
  • Whisk the flour with the cocoa, baking soda, cinnamon and cloves in a medium size bowl.
  • Beat butter and sugar in a medium bowl with a mixer on med high until light and fluffy, about 4 minutes.
  • While you're mixing, drizzle in the oil, then the eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition.
  • Stir the vanilla into the buttermilk.
  • Mix the flour mixture into the butter mixture in 3 additions, alternating with the buttermilk, beginning and ending with the flour.
  • (Like this--flour, buttermilk, flour, buttermilk, flour) Scrape the sides of the bowl when needed.
  • Fold in the zucchini and chocolate.
  • Divide batter into the 2 pans.
  • Bake until tester comes out clean, about 55 minutes.
  • (be careful, the tester may look chocolatey from the chocolate in the bread--don't overbake) Cool in pans on rack before removing and slicing.