Moist chocolate zucchini muffins with chocolate chips
There is a crispness in the air and the leaves are starting to change. Even though the temperatures have dropped, my garden is still going strong. Since I am back to work during the week days, I tend to only get into my garden on the weekends.
I keep finding giant sized zucchini that are magically growing during the week. Giant zucchinis are perfect grated up and used in these chocolate zucchini muffins!
Don’t feel like you need to let your zucchini grow to the giant size. These muffins can be made with smaller zucchini as well. If you don’t have a garden, lucky for you zucchini is readily available year round at most grocery stores. You never know when you might have a craving for moist, chocolaty zucchini muffins!
Other Great Muffin Recipes:
- Oatmeal Banana Muffins
- Raspberry Lemon Muffins
- Rhubarb Muffins
- Blueberry Muffins
- Cranberry Orange Muffins
- Pear Muffins
- Lemon Poppy Seed Muffins
Moist chocolate zucchini muffin
- 2 cups flour
- 1 teaspoon baking soda
- 2 teaspoons baking powder
- 1/4 teaspoon salt
- 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
- 1/4 cup cocoa powder
- 1 cup sugar
- 3 whole eggs
- 2 teaspoons vanilla
- 1/2 cup buttermilk
- 1/4 cup oil
- 1 cup chocolate chips
- 2 cups grated zucchini
In a large bowl, mix flour, baking soda, baking powder, salt, cinnamon, cocoa powder and sugar.
In a separate bowl, combine eggs, vanilla, buttermilk and oil.
Add wet mixture to dry mixture. Mix just until combined
Stir in chocolate chips and zucchini
Spray muffin pan, or line with paper liners
Scoop batter into pan.
Bake at 375 for 17-20 minutes
Recipe adapted from Mad About Muffins
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