Chocolate Zucchini Bread

From former farm apprentice Leah Smith, source unknown


2 cups flour                                                      1 cup oil

2 cups sugar                                                     1 tsp vanilla

½ tsp baking soda                                            ½ tsp baking powder

½ tsp salt                                                          3 squares unsweetened chocolate, melted

3 eggs                                                                 and cooled slightly

½ cup walnuts                                                  2 cups grated zucchini

½ cup chocolate chips


Preheat oven to 350 F    

Mix flour, baking powder, baking soda, and salt together in a large bowl.  In a separate bowl, mix sugar, eggs, oil, vanilla, and chocolate.  Combine this with dry ingredients and mix well.   Fold in nuts, chocolate chips, and zucchini.  Pour into two oiled loaf pans and bake for 45-55 minutes.