Zucchini Oat Bread
From "Foolproof Family Recipes" by Gooseberry Patch
- 2 cups zucchini grated
- 2 cups all-purpose flour
- 1 cup quick-cooking oats uncooked
- 1-1/2 cups sugar
- 1 cup canola oil
- 3 eggs
- 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
- 1 teaspoon baking powder
- 1 teaspoon baking soda
- 1-1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
- Optional: chocolate chips raisins, chopped walnuts, or chopped pecans
Combine all ingredients except optional ones in a large bowl. Beat with an electric mixer on medium speed until moistened.
Stir in optional ingredients, if desired.
Divide batter between 2 greased and floured 8"x4" loaf pans or 2 greased and floured 12-cup muffin tins.
Bake at 325 degrees for 60-70 minutes for loaves or 25-30 minutes for muffins, until a toothpick inserted in the center tests clean.