Main Dishes

Steamed Stuffed Zucchini Flowers, Chinese Dumpling Style

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Steamed stuffed zucchini flowers are prepared Chinese dumpling style. The flowers act as dumpling wrappers for an easy gluten free yum cha dish.

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Dumplings:
8 Zucchini Flowers
200 grams Chicken Mince ( or ground chicken )
2 Shitake Mushrooms ( finely chopped )
1 stick Celery ( finely chopped )
1 teaspoon Soy Sauce
1 teaspoon Oyster Sauce
1 teaspoon Chinese cooking wine
Sauce:
1 Spring Onion ( finely sliced )
1/4 cup Chicken Stock
1 tablespoon Oyster Sauce
1 tablespoon Chinese cooking wine
1 tablespoon Ginger ( grated )
Sesame oil
  1. Wipe down the zucchini flowers with a damp cloth gently to clean.
  2. Carefully pry open the flowers and remove the stamen.
  3. In a small bowl mix chicken mince, shitake mushroom, celery,...
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Nutritions

Calories
243

Sodium
1302mg
54% DV

Fat
13g
21% DV

Protein
13g
26% DV

Carbs
18g
6% DV

Fiber
3g
14% 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