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ginnyhw Oct 2, 2009 05:56 AM

Hi,

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

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    pcdarnell Oct 2, 2009 10:35 AM

    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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      ginnyhw Oct 2, 2009 12:59 PM

      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.

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      jujuthomas Oct 2, 2009 06:46 AM

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

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        ginnyhw Oct 2, 2009 10:18 AM

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

        Ginny

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