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Zucchini Bread Recipe

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Kimberly Story
Added: Tuesday, October 28, 2008


2 2/3 C Sugar
2/3 C Shortening
3 C Shredded Zucchini
2/3 C Water
4 Eggs
3 1/3 C Flour
2 tsp Baking Soda
1 1/2 tsp Salt
1 tsp Cinnamon
1 tsp Ground Cloves
2 tsp Vanilla
1/2 tsp Baking Powder
2/3 C Nuts, optional
2/3 C Raisins, optional

Heat oven to 350. Grease bottoms of 2 loaf pans 9 x 5 x 3 or 3 loaf pans 8.5 x 4.5 x 2.5. Mix sugar and shortening. Stir in zucchini, water and eggs. Mix in flour, soda, salt, cinnamon, cloves, vanilla and powder. Stir in nuts and raisins. Pour into baking pans. Bake until tooth pick inserted into the middle comes out clean. About 60 to 70 minutes. Cool 5 minutes in the pan before removing. Cool completely before slicing.

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2 to 3 loafs




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