February 15, 2020 1 min read
Heart health is always trendy and making it a priority is easy with this dark chocolate zucchini bread. This recipe contains delicious dark chocolate that has known health benefits. The antioxidants in dark chocolate help our blood vessels to relax, making it easier to pump blood throughout our body. This recipe also helps sneak in some vegetables for added fiber, vitamins and minerals. You will never be able to tell this is a bread packed with vegetables. It's perfect for a healthy dessert alternative or for breakfast with your coffee.
YIELD: 10 SLICES
Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
Combine flours, cocoa powder, baking soda, baking powder, and salt in a medium mixing bowl.
In a separate bowl, combine sugar, zucchini, greek yogurt, applesauce, and vanilla. Mix well.
Add wet ingredients to dry ingredients and mix until just combined. Add to a 9x5in greased bread pan. Push chocolate chips into the top of the bread. Bake for 35-40 minutes until an inserted toothpick comes out clean.
Let sit for 10 minutes in the bread pan before moving to a cooling rack.