Brown Sugar Spice Zucchini Muffins

Recipe by Mary Younkin via Barefeet in the Kitchen, adapted from Martha Stewart. When it comes to zucchini, the smaller the better for great flavor. To make a loaf instead, pour into a single loaf pan and bake for 45-55 minutes.

Yield: 12 servings
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  • 2 small zucchini, approx 1 3/4 cup shredded
  • 1 1/8 cup(s) packed dark-brown sugar
  • 2/3 cup(s) melted butter
  • 2 teaspoon(s) vanilla extract
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 1/2 cup(s) all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon(s) baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon(s) baking soda
  • 1 1/2 teaspoon(s) ground cinnamon
  • 3/4 teaspoon(s) ground nutmeg
  • 1/4 teaspoon(s) ground ginger
  • 1/8 teaspoon(s) ground cloves
  • 3/4 teaspoon(s) salt
  • Butter, to grease the muffin tins


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease the muffin tins and set aside. Grate zucchini and set aside. Whisk together sugar, butter, vanilla and eggs and set aside. Sift together flour, baking soda, baking powder and the spices. Add the dry ingredients to the wet ingredients and stir to combine well. Stir in the grated zucchini.

  2. Scoop batter into greased muffin cups. Bake at 350 degrees for approximately 18 minutes, or until toothpick inserted into muffin comes out clean.
October 2013

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