best whole wheat zucchini bread recipe

Best Ever Zucchini Bread

100% Whole Wheat Zucchini Bread

It’s zucchini season here in the Pacific Northwest, and we don’t know about you, but our gardens are overflowing with delicious, farm fresh zucchinis. This week we took our zucchinis on a baking journey, and decided to test them out with our Soft White Wheat Flour. We ended up with this amazing zucchini bread and are happy to have more variety in how we can prepare zucchini for our family. Our family has been using this bread as a grab and go breakfast food, just pop it in the toaster, add a little butter and you’re ready to start your day! Plus, what a great way to sneak in some greens to the kids as they start to head back to school. 

We chose our soft white wheat flour for this recipe simply because it’s the perfect substitute for an all purpose baking flour. These wheat berries have a touch of sweetness to them but don’t make this an overly sweet bread, we love that the flour gives the bread its whole wheat treatment and as an added bonus, this flour will pump up your bread with a little extra protein. Honestly we can rave enough about the benefits the soft white wheat flour brings to this recipe.

Best Zucchini Bread Recipe Ingredients

  • 3 cups Multi-Purpose Flour
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1 tbs ground cinnamon
  • 3 eggs
  • 1 cup applesauce
  • 1 cup white sugar
  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • 3 tsp vanilla extract
  • 3 cups grated zucchini

Whole Wheat Zucchini Bread Instructions

  1. Grease and flour two 8 x 4 inch pans. Preheat oven to 325 degrees F (165 degrees C).
  2. Sift flour, salt, baking powder, soda, and cinnamon together in a bowl.
  3. Beat eggs, applesauce, vanilla, and sugar together in a large bowl. Add sifted ingredients to the creamed mixture, and beat well. Stir in zucchini until well combined. Pour batter into prepared pans.
  4. Bake for 40 to 60 minutes, or until tester inserted in the center comes out clean. Cool in pan on rack for 20 minutes. Remove bread from pan, and completely cool.

 

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