Breads

MISS SUE'S ZUCCHINI BREAD

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This is a recipe from a very good friend of mine who agreed to share it with me and of course, all of you. Miss Sue is a preschool teacher and loved by her kids and parents too. In the summer, there is so much zucchini (especially if you grow it in your garden) that I'm always looking for new ways to use it. This is similar to banana bread in texture and consistency, but not as banana-y. In this version, I've left out the raisins...

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2 1/2 cups zucchini
3 eggs
1 cup vegetable oil
1 3/4 cups white sugar
2 tsp vanilla
1/2 tsp salt
3 cups flout
1.2 tsp baking soda
1 tsp baking powder
3 tsp cinnamon
1/2 cup raisins (optional, if you think they're gross)
1/2 cup walnuts
...or 1 cup chocolate chips
-peel and grate zucchini coarsly -in a bowl, beat eggs until frothy -add oil, sugar, vanilla and grated zucchini and mix well -in a separate bowl, mix all dry ingredients -next, combine wet and dry...
See the full directions on my site
Nutritions

Calories
1942

Sodium
2481mg
103% DV

Fat
118g
182% DV

Protein
18g
36% DV

Carbs
205g
69% DV

Fiber
10g
42% DV

You can't beat the ease of this creamy and cheesy Smoked Sausage Pasta for a 30-minute dinner that the whole family will love. Made-from-scratch skillet mac and cheese is tossed with kielbasa and tender broccoli florets so that you get an entire meal in one pan. This kid-friendly dish is perfect for busy weeknights!

2 c uncooked elbow macaroni
1 1/2 c chopped broccoli florets
1 T olive oil
13 oz smoked sausage ( such as kielbasa )
1/2 c finely diced onion
2 T butter
2 T all purpose flour
1 1/2 c half and half
8 oz sharp cheddar
4 oz smoked gouda
1/2 t dry mustard
Kosher salt and pepper
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  • Cook macaroni in a large pot of salted boiling water until al dente, according to package instructions. During the final 3 minutes of cooking time, add the broccoli florets to the boiling water with...
    See the full directions on my site
Nutritions

Calories
756

Sodium
738mg
30% DV

Fat
39g
61% DV

Protein
31g
62% DV

Carbs
62g
21% DV

Fiber
4g
18% DV