Zucchini Cake I

This zucchini cake recipe is a delicious way to use up extra zucchini from your garden. The cake is moist and full of flavor, with a hint of cinnamon. It’s the perfect dessert for a summer picnic or barbeque. Ingredients 3 cups all-purpose flour 3 cups white sugar 1 teaspoon salt 1 ½ teaspoons baking soda…

This zucchini cake recipe is a delicious way to use up extra zucchini from your garden. The cake is moist and full of flavor, with a hint of cinnamon. It’s the perfect dessert for a summer picnic or barbeque.

Ingredients

  • 3 cups all-purpose flour
  • 3 cups white sugar
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 ½ teaspoons baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 2 ½ teaspoons ground cinnamon
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 4 eggs
  • 1 ½ cups vegetable oil
  • 3 cups grated zucchini
  • 1 (8 ounce) package cream cheese, room temperature
  • ½ cup butter, room temperature
  • 2 cups confectioners’ sugar, sifted
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract

Instructions

1. Preheat oven to 325 degrees F (165 degrees C). Lightly grease and flour three 9-inch round cake pans.

2. In a medium bowl combine the flour, baking soda, baking powder, cinnamon, white sugar, and salt. Mix well.

3. In another bowl, beat eggs, vegetable oil, and 1 teaspoon vanilla together. Pour into egg mixture into the flour mixture and mix well. Stir in the shredded zucchini 4. Pour batter into prepared pans 5 Bake in preheated oven until a tester inserted into each layer comes out clean about 25 minutes 6 Allow cakes to cool in pans for 10 minutes then invert onto a wire rack and allow to cool completely 7 To Make Frosting: Beat cream cheese and butter until smooth 8 Add the confectioner’s sugar a little at a time and beat until smooth 9 Stir in 2 teaspoons vanilla 10 Spread between cake layers

Nutrition Facts

  • Serving size: 1 slice
  • Calories: 420
  • Fat: 23 g
  • Saturated fat: 8 g
  • Unsaturated fat: 14 g
  • Trans fat: 0.5 g
  • Cholesterol: 97 mg
  • Sodium: 443 mg
  • Potassium: 98 mg
  • Carbohydrates: 51 g
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Zucchini Cake I

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