Received from a friend many years ago and love it!
Preheat oven to 325 degrees F (165 degrees C).
Grease and flour two 4x8-inch loaf pans.
Beat eggs in a large bowl until light and foamy; mix in vegetable oil, sugar, vanilla extract, and zucchini until thoroughly combined.
Whisk flour, cocoa powder, salt, baking soda, and baking powder together in a separate bowl.
Stir the flour mixture into the zucchini mixture.
Mix in chopped walnuts and chocolate chips.
Pour the batter into the prepared loaf pans.
Bake in the preheated oven until a toothpick inserted into the center of the loaves comes out clean, about 1 hour.
Let cool in pans for 10 minutes before removing to finish cooling on wire racks.
Per Serving: 375 calories; protein 4.9g; carbohydrates 48.2g; fat 19.1g; cholesterol 34.9mg; sodium 248.5mg.
The quality of the flour could make a real deal to your bread. Different makers do vary. Great taste or Canadian flours, which are naturally higher in gluten, may give you a best rise than standard dough flours – especially if you’re make wholemeal dough , which not always getting bigger as well as white bread.
To made this in a dough , add all the ingredients to your breadmaker and follow the makers instructions.
A bread first rising can be make in the fridge 24 hours . This slows down the time it takes to rise to double its size, giving it a deeper flavour. It’s also a great timesaver , as you can start it night before , then finish it off the next day.