Triple Chocolate Zucchini Bread

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Uber-moist and fudgy, rich Triple Chocolate Zucchini Bread loaded with chocolate chips and drizzled with even more chocolate on top! This is the ultimate chocolate-lovers dream! 

Triple Chocolate Zucchini Bread | Creme de la Crumb

Ohhhhh my goodness. This people, this right here…. is a little bit of chocolate overload mega fudgy rich heaven.  Actually a lot a bit. It’s a lot a bit of chocolate overload mega fudgy rich heaven. 

Triple Chocolate Zucchini Bread | Creme de la Crumb

Not one…. not two…. but THREE hearty doses of chocolate in this zucchini bread recipe. First  you’ve got chocolate cocoa powder in the batter. Then we stir in a truckload of chocolate chips. Lastly, drizzle or spread a whole bunch of chocolatey goodness right on top of the bread to finish it off.

It’s chocolate paradise.

Triple Chocolate Zucchini Bread | Creme de la Crumb

And the bread itself is so perfectly moist without getting that gooey texture that some moist-claiming breads tend to have. It doesn’t taste or feel underbaked,  just super duper fudgy and rich chocolate zucchini bread, thanks to all of that shredded zucchini and the greek yogurt we snuck in.

If you’ve got zucchini at your house and have been wondering what to do with it…

THIS IS IT!

Triple Chocolate Zucchini Bread | Creme de la Crumb

What people are saying about this Triple Chocolate Zucchini Bread

“I just made this using a muffin tin, cooking them for 35 minutes. They are amazing! Thank you so much!” – Laurie

“This was so good, I’ve made it twice in three days! Thank you so much for such an awesome recipe!!” – Cailin

“Made these in Texas size tins (perfect, made 6) subbed sour cream (all I had) and they were great. Making my second batch today. Thank you.” – Carrie 

“OOOOOOOOOOO my Goodness, these are De-lish. Just ate 3 of the tiny muffins and I bow my hat to you Madam.” – Suzie

“5 STARS!!! Made this yesterday and it’s DELISH. Very moist, super chocolatey.” – Adri

Triple Chocolate Zucchini Bread | Creme de la Crumb

Triple Chocolate Zucchini Bread

Uber-moist and rich chocolate zucchini bread loaded with chocolate chips and drizzled with even more chocolate on top! This is the ultimate chocolate-lovers dream!
5 from 8 votes
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 1 hour
Total Time: 1 hour 15 minutes
Servings: 10

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 cups shredded zucchini (about 1 medium-large zucchini, do not squeeze excess liquid out)
  • 1/2 cup plain greek yogurt (I used fat free)
  • 2/3 cup brown sugar
  • 1/3 cup sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 cup flour
  • 1/2 cup cocoa powder
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/4 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 1/4 cups chocolate chips, divided (milk or semi-sweet, I prefer the semi-sweet)

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 350 and grease a 9x5 inch bread pan. In a medium-large bowl combine zucchini, greek yogurt, sugars, eggs, and vanilla and mix well.
  • Add flour, cocoa powder, baking soda, baking powder, and salt and mix until all ingredients are incorporated. Stir in 1 cup chocolate chips.
  • Transfer batter to prepared bread pan and bake for 55-65 minutes until a toothpick inserted in the center of the bread comes out "dry" (it can have chocolate on it but shouldn't be covered in wet batter).
  • Allow to cool completely, then gently run a knife around the edge of the pan to loosen the bread and remove it from the pan. Melt the remaining 1/4 cup chocolate chips and drizzle or spread on top of bread.
  • Slice and serve or store in an airtight container for 4-5 days (at room temperature) or 5-10 days (chilled). If you want to store the bread to serve later, I recommend letting the drizzled chocolate cool completely (10-20 mins) before transferring to an airtight container.

Notes

You can get about 10 thick slices (like the ones in the photographs) from this bread, or more if you slice it thinner. 
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Recipe adapted from Princess in the Kitchen.

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I’m wondering if you meant two pans instead of one? They’re in the oven now ~ pulled some batter out of completed panFULL and put in a side of mini-muffins. Guess who’s gonna eat those while warm… ;-D {nice site}

    OOOOOOOOOOO my Goodness, these are De-lish. Just ate 3 of the tiny muffins and I bow my hat to you Madam.
    I did the preheat at 350* but baked at 325* for 55 min. and this is because I used a glass pan. I can tell it will not be dry, if that helps anyone.

5 stars
This bread is LEGIT!!!! Yummmmmmmy

5 stars
I baked this last night and it is delicious!! The texture is a little spongey and so moist and chocolatey. I had some for breakfast this morning (don’t judge). I didn’t drizzle the extra chocolate on top – only necessary for presentation, not flavor. I had a little bit of a hard time getting it out of the pan so do not let it stay in there too long. I will definitely make this again.

5 stars
Made this yesterday and it’s DELISH. Very moist, super chocolatey.

5 stars
This recipe makes the most delicious cake/bread! I used the semi-sweet chips because I love dark chocolate. Thank you for giving us a great excuse for planting more zucchini next year.

    I love this! You’re welcome for all the extra zucchini you’ll enjoy next year! 😉 Thanks for stopping by!

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