Mexican Chocolate Zucchini Cake with Cream Cheese Glaze Recipe | Yummly

Mexican Chocolate Zucchini Cake with Cream Cheese Glaze

KITCHENAID
19Ingredients
85Minutes
420Calories
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Ingredients

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  • 1 3/4 cups sugar
  • 1/2 cup canola oil
  • 1/4 cup butter (softened)
  • 1/2 cup buttermilk
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 1/2 cups all purpose flour (sifted)
  • 3 tablespoons cocoa powder
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground cloves
  • 2 cups shredded zucchini (finely)
  • 3.3 ounces mexican chocolate (tablet, recommend Nestle-Abuelita, shredded into a powder)
  • 1/2 cup chopped pecans
  • 1/4 cup unsalted butter (softened)
  • 4 ounces cream cheese (softened)
  • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • 2 cups confectioner's sugar
  • 1/2 cup milk
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    Directions

    1. Preheat oven 325 degrees. Grease and flour a 10-inch bundt pan.
    2. Using a KitchenAid® Stand Mixer, beat sugar, oil, and butter until well blended. Gradually beat in buttermilk, eggs, and vanilla.
    3. In another bowl, whisk sifted flour, cocoa, baking soda, cinnamon, and cloves. Gradually combine slowly into sugar mixture.
    4. Stir in zucchini, Mexican chocolate, and pecans.
    5. Transfer to a greased pan and bake for 55 to 60 minutes or until a toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Let cake cool for 10 minutes before removing from pan to a wire rack to cool.
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    NutritionView More

    420Calories
    Sodium6% DV150mg
    Fat31% DV20g
    Protein10% DV5g
    Carbs20% DV59g
    Fiber8% DV2g
    Calories420Calories from Fat180
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Fat20g31%
    Saturated Fat7g35%
    Trans Fat
    Cholesterol50mg17%
    Sodium150mg6%
    Potassium170mg5%
    Protein5g10%
    Calories from Fat180
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Carbohydrate59g20%
    Dietary Fiber2g8%
    Sugars42g84%
    Vitamin A8%
    Vitamin C6%
    Calcium6%
    Iron8%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

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