• prep: 10 min
  • cook: 45 min
  • total: 55 min
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  • Summary

    This Lemon Zucchini Cake is definitive proof that lemon and zucchini belong together! Beautifully moist and undeniably delicious, this easy cake is topped with a lemon glaze that will keep you coming back for one more slice. An excellent way to use up that zucchini from your garden!

    Ingredients

    • 1 1/4 cup granulated sugar
    • 6 tbsp extra virgin olive oil
    • 2 eggs (room temperature)
    • 1/3 cup vanilla almondmilk
    • 2 tbsp lemon juice
    • 1 tsp vanilla or almond extract
    • 2 cups cake flour (can substitute AP flour following directions here)
    • 1 1/4 tsp baking powder
    • 1/2 tsp kosher salt
    • 1 1/2 cup shredded zucchini (drained and squeezed dry)
    • 2 tbsp lemon zest
    • 1 cup powdered sugar
    • 1-2 tbsp lemon juice

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    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 10
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 355 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 9 g 13.41%
    • Saturated Fat: 1 g 6.15%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 0 mg 0%
    • Sodium: 169 mg 7.05%
    • Calcium: 22 mg 2.22%
    • Potassium: 95 mg 2.71%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 2 mg 11.71%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 64 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 1 g 3.16%
    • Sugar: 40 g
    • Protein: 3 g
    • Alcohol: 2 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Vitamin A 0.79%
    • Vitamin C 9.2%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat2
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs3
    • Exchange - Starch1
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total2 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq