Dessert

Chocolate Zucchini Cake

I used to thought that veggies cannot be a dessert, not possible. Vegetable is a vegetable.

I’ve heard so many times about Zucchini, Beetroot, Carrot cakes and I always thought this cannot taste good. Until I’ve tried myself, and learned it actually taste pretty damn good!

Vegetable Cakes are also a great way to sneak some more veggies into your family diet!

Whether you are looking for ways to use up your crop or just want a delicious dessert, you need to make this cake. It is unbelievably good!

If you try this recipe, let me know! Take a picture and tag it #theblissfulplate on Instagram!

Chocolate Zucchini Cake

 2 garted zucchinis
 ¼ cup applesauce
 ¼ cup maple syrup
 2 tbsp melted coconut oil
 1 tsp vanilla extract
 1 ¼ cups almond flour
 1 tsp baking soda
 2 tbsp dark cacao

1

Preheat your oven to 350F, grease & lightly flour a small loaf pan or baking dish with a tiny bit of almond flour.

2

In a food processor, combine the applesauce, maple syrup, coconut oil, vanilla extract, cacao powder, almond flour and baking soda and pulse briefly until well combined. Add the zucchini and blend again until combined.

3

Pour the batter into the baking dish and place in the oven. Bake in 350F for 30-35 minutes.

4

Remove and allow to cool completely.

Ingredients

 2 garted zucchinis
 ¼ cup applesauce
 ¼ cup maple syrup
 2 tbsp melted coconut oil
 1 tsp vanilla extract
 1 ¼ cups almond flour
 1 tsp baking soda
 2 tbsp dark cacao

Directions

1

Preheat your oven to 350F, grease & lightly flour a small loaf pan or baking dish with a tiny bit of almond flour.

2

In a food processor, combine the applesauce, maple syrup, coconut oil, vanilla extract, cacao powder, almond flour and baking soda and pulse briefly until well combined. Add the zucchini and blend again until combined.

3

Pour the batter into the baking dish and place in the oven. Bake in 350F for 30-35 minutes.

4

Remove and allow to cool completely.

Zucchini Cake

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