Recipe for Zucchini Bread With Honey

Sunflower seeds add crunch while honey acts as a natural sweetener in this delightful Recipe for Zucchini Bread.

Recipe for Zucchini Bread includes honey and sunflower seeds

Served with tea or coffee, this Recipe for Zucchini Bread becomes a delightful morning breakfast.

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Recipe for Zucchini Bread with Honey

Yields 12 servings

1 egg
3/4 cup honey
3 tablespoons oil
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
1 teaspoon grated orange peel
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon ground ginger
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 1/2 cups grated zucchini
1/2 cup sunflower seeds

Preheat oven to 325 F. Generously grease 9-by-5-by-3-inch loaf pan; set aside.

In large bowl, beat egg slightly. Add honey, oil and vanilla; mix well.

In medium bowl, combine flour, baking powder, orange peel, baking soda, ground ginger and salt.

Add flour mixture, grated zucchini and sunflower seeds to honey mixture and mix until well-blended. Spoon batter into prepared pan.

Bake for about 1 hour, or until wooden pick inserted near center comes out clean.

Cool for 10 minutes in pan

Remove from pan and cool completely before serving this sweet and crunchy recipe for Zucchini Bread.