Pineapple Zucchini Sheet Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Pineapple Zucchini Sheet Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting
Pineapple Zucchini Sheet Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting
  • prep: 10 min
  • cook: 30 min
  • total: 40 min
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  • Summary

    This Pineapple Zucchini Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting is a zucchini cake with a twist. With pineapple and coconut that go throughout, this is a cake that is moist and addictive. It is topped off with a silky cream cheese frosting for the perfect finish.

    Ingredients

    • 1½ cups all-purpose flour
    • 1¼ cup granulated sugar
    • ½ cup sweetened flaked coconut
    • 2 teaspoons baking soda
    • 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
    • 1 teaspoon salt
    • freshly grated nutmeg to taste, optional
    • 1 pinch ginger, optional
    • 3 tablespoons vegetable oil
    • 2 large eggs
    • 1 teaspoon vanilla
    • 2 cups grated unpeeled zucchini (remove seeds if the zucchini is large)
    • 1 (20-ounce) can crushed pineapple in juice, drained (reserve juice in case you need it for the cake batter or frosting)
    • 8 ounces cream cheese
    • 2 tablespoons butter, softened
    • 2 cups powdered sugar
    • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
    • splash of milk or pineapple juice, if necessary

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 15
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 304 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 13 g 19.89%
    • Saturated Fat: 7 g 35.13%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 43 mg 14.22%
    • Sodium: 414 mg 17.23%
    • Calcium: 24 mg 2.35%
    • Potassium: 83 mg 2.36%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 1 mg 2.93%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 43 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 1 g 3.17%
    • Sugar: 34 g
    • Protein: 3 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 6.34%
    • Vitamin C 5.43%
    • Vitamin D 2.67%
    • * 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 - Fat3
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs2
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total1 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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