Eggless Chocolate, Zucchini, Nut Bread

Eggless Chocolate, Zucchini, Nut Bread

p Rich, irresistible and moist; packed with different types of nuts, zucchini and double dose of heavenly chocolate is this sweet, eggless, quick bread. Even though it is baked as a loaf bread, the texture and taste comes closer to a decadent chocolate cake more than that of a bread./p p/p pMy MIL is going [...]

Ingredients

  • 1+ 3/4 cups All Purpose Flour + some more for dusting the nuts and chocolate chips
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/4 teaspoon nutmeg + 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon (adjust amount and spice as per your taste)
  • 3/4 teaspoon salt
  • 6-7 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 3 tablespoons hazelnut powder, coarsely ground (I ground up the nuts at home)
  • 1/2 cup semi sweet chocolate chips (use mini ones; they sink less) –
  • 1 cup walnuts or any other nuts you would like to use, chopped
  • 3/4 cup muscovado or dark brown sugar
  • 3/4 cup oil
  • 2 tablespoons flax seed meal
  • 1 teaspoon Almond Extract or Vanilla Extract
  • 1.5 cups zucchini, peeled and grated, (about 1 zucchini)
  • 1 banana, mashed
  • 1/4 cup slivered almonds, to top the bread (optional)
  • Might need a few spoons of milk or water or orange juice
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