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Oct 2, 2009 05:56 AM

Zucchini Bread help


Making Silver palate recipe. Should I pack the shredded zucchini for the required 2 cups?

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  1. not familiar with that recipe. When I make my zuke bread I pack the zuke lightly.

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    1. re: jujuthomas

      Thanks - That's exactly what I did. It's still cooling but looks good.


    2. That's the recipe I use as well. You'll be good with the lightly packed amount. I never measure the zucchini very precisely anyway and it always comes out well. Everyone who tries that bread loves it, even those who swear they hate zucchini bread.

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      1. re: pcdarnell

        Good to hear because I think over baked it. Recipe said 1 hour and 15 minutes but at one hour and 5 minutes it was a little drier than I like.
        I had another question about the recipe. The first ingredient listed is "one and 1/2 tablespoons of butter PLUS extra for buttering the pan" but the recipe never mentions the one and 1/2 tablespoons butter so I left it out.
        I'm hoping to make this a regular and want to try it again.