Breads

Apple, carrot and zucchini cake with ginger and turmeric

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This apple, carrot and zucchini cake is to die for. Superbly moist on the inside and crspy on the outside, it the ultimate healthy version of a cake where the 5 a day intake is almost achieved. You will go back for more and more without a doubt.

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For the cake::
380 g spelt flour light and sweet
225 g butter softened
125 g grated courgette/zucchini
210 g carrot grated
150 g chopped apples
60 g walnuts chopped and toasted
250 g coconut sugar
3 eggs at room temperature
1/2 tsp salt
1 orange or lemon its juice
2 tsp cinnamon powder
1 tbsp vanilla essence
1 tsp turmeric powder
1 tbsp freshly grated ginger
1 tsp baking powder
1 tsp soda bicarbonate
pinch freshly grated nutmeg
For frosting::
200 g Philadelphia cheese or any cream cheese
1 lemon its juice
90 g icing sugar
  1. Preheat oven at 180C or 350F and prepare two oven proof loaf pans (8X4in) by greasing those well with butter or line with parchment paper.
  2. Wash, peel and grate the carrots, courgette and...
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Nutritions

Calories
328

Sodium
447mg
18% DV

Fat
14g
21% DV

Protein
11g
22% DV

Carbs
39g
13% DV

Fiber
4g
17% DV

Rich and fudgy, this easy Chocolate Zucchini Bread is the perfect cross between a chocolate pound cake, brownies, and a classic loaf of zucchini bread! It's moist and tender thanks to sour cream in the batter, and studded with miniature chocolate chips for even more decadent flavor. Serve a couple of slices of double chocolate zucchini bread for breakfast or brunch with a cup of coffee, for an afternoon snack with a glass of milk, or with a scoop of vanilla ice cream for a delicious dessert.

1 c sugar
1/2 c sour cream
1/2 c vegetable oil
1/3 c milk
2 eggs
2 t vanilla extract
2 c all purpose flour
1/2 c unsweetened cocoa powder
1 (½ t) baking powder
½ teaspoon baking soda
½ teaspoon kosher salt
1 c shredded zucchini ( patted dry )
12 slices
  • Preheat oven to 350° F. Grease a deep 8 ½ x 4 ½ -inch or a 9 x 5-inch loaf pan and set aside.
  • In a large bowl, whisk together sugar, sour cream, oil and milk. Whisk in eggs and...
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Nutritions

Calories
2644

Sodium
2217mg
92% DV

Fat
59g
92% DV

Protein
87g
175% DV

Carbs
458g
155% DV

Fiber
50g
202% DV