Many people have heard of zucchini bread, and have eaten the vegetable in a number of other ways, but – paired with chocolate and in cupcake form? What? Yes, that is exactly what these treats consist of: grated zucchini, cocoa powder, cinnamon, chocolate chips and a whole host of other more “traditional” ingredients. The frosting is made from cream cheese, butter and powdered sugar – plus some chopped walnuts to place on top once your dessert is done.
Source Serious Eats
Who loves chocolate? Almost everyone, right? Okay, who loves zucchini? How about zucchini in chocolate? These chocolate zucchini cupcakes combine the hearty goodness of zucchini with the yummy flavor of chocolate into one perfectly delightful cupcake. Whether these are covered in chocolate or vanilla frosting the taste is rich and delicious. And if you have an unwilling vegetable consumer, this is the perfect treat because they won’t recognize the secret ingredient but will get all the nutrients.
Source Sugar and Spice all Things Iced