Zucchini-Pineapple Quick Bread

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Zucchini-Pineapple Quick BreadRecipe
Photo: Randy Mayor; Styling: Jan Gautro
This zucchini quick bread has a tropical twist to it - crushed pineapple!  Cinnamon and vanilla tie the flavors together and make this a delicious treat for breakfast or a snack.
2 loaves, 14 servings per loaf (serving size: 1 slice)

Ingredients

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3 cups sifted all-purpose flour (about 13 1/2 ounces)
1 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon baking powder
1 1/2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
2 large eggs
2 cups sugar
2 cups grated zucchini (about 1 1/2 medium zucchini)
2/3 cup canola oil
1/2 cup egg substitute
2 teaspoons vanilla extract
2 (8-ounce) cans crushed pineapple in juice, drained
Baking spray with flour

Preparation

1. Preheat oven to 325°.

2. Lightly spoon flour into dry measuring cups, and level with a knife. Combine flour, salt, and next 3 ingredients (through ground cinnamon) in a large bowl, stirring well with a whisk.

3. Beat eggs with a mixer at medium speed until foamy. Add sugar, zucchini, oil, egg substitute, and vanilla, beating until well blended. Add zucchini mixture to flour mixture, stirring just until moist. Fold in pineapple. Spoon batter into 2 (9 x 5–inch) loaf pans coated with baking spray. Bake at 325° for 1 hour or until a wooden pick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool 10 minutes in pans on a wire rack; remove from pans. Cool completely on wire rack.

Created date

May 2008

Nutritional Information

Calories 167
Caloriesfromfat 32 %
Fat 5.9 g
Satfat 0.5 g
Monofat 3.3 g
Polyfat 1.7 g
Protein 2.4 g
Carbohydrate 26.5 g
Fiber 0.7 g
Cholesterol 15 mg
Iron 0.9 mg
Sodium 151 mg
Calcium 16 mg