I still remember the first time I encountered zucchini bread as a teenager. I had a hard time getting my mind around the concept. At the time, zucchini was something my mom made me eat, and not anything you would bake into something sweet.
Fortunately, the pathway into my naturally resistant-to-new-foods teenage mind had already been cut with carrot cake. Heck, if you could get something that good out of carrots, why not zucchini?
After one bite, I was sold forever. Grated zucchini, mixed into the batter, brings moisture and tender texture to what is essentially a spice cake.
VIDEO! How to Make Zucchini Bread
No need for a mixer
This is a favorite, tried-and-true zucchini bread recipe. It couldn’t be easier; you don’t need a mixer!
It’s basically our zucchini muffin recipe in a bread form. It’s a standard quick bread recipe that starts with…