Recipe: Zucchini Double Chocolate Muffins

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  • 1 cup Flour
  • 1/2 cup Unsweetened Cocoa Powder
  • 3/4 tsp Baking Soda
  • 1/4 tsp Baking Powder
  • 1/4 tsp Salt
  • 1/4 tsp Cinnamon
  • 1 cup Chocolate Chips
  • 2 Eggs
  • 1/2 cup Vegetable Oil
  • 1 cup Sugar
  • 1 tsp Vanilla
  • 1 1/2 cup raw grated Zucchini

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Preheat the oven to 350

Put liners in a muffin tin.

Stir together flour, cocoa powder, baking soda, baking powder, salt, cinnamon and chocolate chips.

Whisk together the eggs, oil, sugar and vanilla until combined.

Mix in the zucchini.

Gradually add the dry mixture into this mixture until combined.

Fill muffin tins about 2/3 – 3/4 full.

Bake for 22-25 minutes or until a toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean.

Allow to cool for a several minutes in pan before moving to a cooling rack to finish cooling.

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Speak Your Mind



  1. This will be perfect for tonight. Dessert is my favorite part of the meal! Im writing up the list of ingredients now.

  2. Wow, this looks scrumptious. Im excited about trying it out this weekend. My family has been asking for something new. Thank you for sharing it.

  3. wow these do look special! A good time of year for me to find this recipe, seeing how so many people have zucchini more than they need! I’d love to try it!

  4. This sounds wonderful. I love recipes for food that tastes like it’s bad for you but is actually good for you. I would use less sugar, though.

  5. katie anderson says:

    These look AMAZING!!!!

  6. christina moore says:

    This different, I would like to try it

  7. I love this: chocolate and veggies! yum and healthy!

  8. Sally Wilsey says:

    Thank you for this recipe. I am always looking for recipes where I can get vegetables into my family.

  9. Dorothy Boucher says:

    This sounds deliciuos! and love zucchini , will have to try this cake out , never thought about putting it in a cake before 🙂

  10. Julie Waldron says:

    These sound really good and would be a great way to use up zucchini.

  11. wow it looks delicious! I’m always amazed at the recipes people come up with utilizing zucchini!

  12. bunny butt says:

    ohh, i just made zucchini bread, chocolate muffins sound good too now, i will have to try this out

  13. Laura Collins says:

    I need to try his for my grandson who hates vegetables

  14. Any chance to hide veggies in chocolate is a great project! Love it!

  15. Patricia Delgado says:

    What a clever way to sneak in some veggies!

  16. Lula Ruger says:

    I have made zucchini bread and love it so i would really like to try this it loos wonderful thank you

  17. Great looking recipe! I can’t wait to try it.

  18. Teisea Kostner says:

    I love chocolate zucchini cake, I can just taste them.

  19. Larry Eustice says:

    Interesting recipe. I never thought of such ingredients in somthing sweet this is new to me but I would love to try it out.

  20. Linda Manns Linneman says:

    These sound so good. I can’t wait to try them. I love moist cakes and these cupcakes look so moist

  21. Carol Nine says:

    Thanks for the great recipe. I’m always looking for something new to make with zucchini from friends’ gardens that they give me. This sounds delicious.

  22. Deborah D says:

    I am going to make this as soon as I get some zucchini.

  23. Karen Propes says:

    Oh boy, this will be great I know. We have plenty of zucchini to make it. I can’t wait to try. Thanks

  24. lana simanovicki says:

    two of my favorits things

  25. Michelle S says:

    These look really yummy! The zucchini in the garden is just getting to be the right size. This recipe may have to be made tomorrow!

  26. Oh my yumminess! love zucchini and chocolate, both of these together is heavenly. Thanks for sharing 🙂

  27. denise low says:

    This looks delicious. We like zucchini bread so I know we would like this one also.

  28. I have to try these they sound so good, and a great use for all of the summer zucchini.

  29. Elizabeth Korvick says:

    Oh my, these look so tasty! I can’t believe that they have zucchini in them. Thank you.

  30. Ashley Nolan says:

    These muffins look yummy, I will be making these for the family!

  31. Duane Holden says:

    Never thought I’d eat zucchini, but I also didn’t think of covering them with chocolate. Hmm. MAYBE..

  32. Elizabeth says:

    Love these Zucchini Double Chocolate Muffins!! Thanks for this recipe 🙂 I’ll be making them real soon!

  33. Sui generis says:

    Oh my! This is so healthy, it’s a great recipe and looks yummy, too! I’ll definitely try this one of these days! Thank you so much for sharing!

  34. Steph D. says:

    These sound amazing 🙂 thanks for the recipe!

  35. Richard Hicks says:

    Never saw this before but great way to make a healthier muffin!

  36. cylina williams says:

    These look super good, we love mufins for breakfast so I will give these a whirl!

  37. Maria C says:

    OMG! this looks so yummy. Haven’t seen something like this. Can’t wait to make this & serve with my family & friends…Thanks for sharing the recipe.

  38. this looks so good

  39. Wow! Looks so delicious and easy to prepare. I am so going to try this. Thanks for the recipe.

  40. Melissa S says:

    I am going to try these, it looks like I am going to have a glut of zucchini this year.

  41. Deborah Caudill says:

    These Zucchini Double Chocolate muffins sound and look delicious. I have a friend who makes zucchini bread, so I can imagine how great the muffins will be after adding chocolate.

  42. Laurie Nykaza says:

    These zucchini muffins look so delicious and I love chocolate too . I can;t wait to bake some up for the family


    dads into making muffins these days..they look good..i pass it along

  44. This makes me wish I had planted zucchini in the garden this summer!

  45. These muffins look delicious. What a great way to use up some of the “end of summer” crop and “sneak” in vegetables.

  46. This looks like a great way to cure a sweet-tooth. I like how you not only give the recipe, but show the cooking process with photos. Thanks so much.

  47. Linda Manns Linneman says:

    These sound so good. I am going to see how my family likes them soon. Thank you for sharing

  48. Elisabeth says:

    I love any recipe where you can sneakily add vegetables!

  49. These look delicious thank you for sharing.!

  50. Christy Peeples DuBois says:

    I would have never thought of putting zucchini in chocalote muffins!! I bet they are good. I will have to try these and take to my mother. Thanks for sharing these.

  51. I always have more zucchini than I can use so great recipe for this summer.

  52. yum this looks delicious!! i must try!

  53. Janet W. says:

    I would love to try and make this recipe! These look delicious and I think my grandsons would enjoy them!

  54. These sound yummy! I’m always looking for healthy muffins to make for my kids, and I like that these have zucchini in them. Thanks for sharing the recipe.

  55. Delicious muffins with a healthy ingredient! xo Catherine