Even the pickiest kid will enjoy a slice of this delicious cake in his packed lunch…Can it count as one of their five a days?? We guess so!!

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 cups grated courgettes
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 1/4 cup light brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup unsweetened applesauce
  • 1/3 cup vegetable oil
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 1/2 cups all purpose flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon

 

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 180 degrees celsius.
  2. Grease a loaf pan.
  3. In a large bowl add courgettes, sugar, brown sugar, applesauce, oil, eggs and vanilla. Mix until well combined.
  4. Add flour, baking powder, baking soda, salt and cinnamon. Try not to over mix.
  5. Pour the mix in the loaf pan and bake for 50-55 minutes.
  6. Cool in the pan for 10 minutes then move to a wire rack to cool completely.
  7. Store covered in the fridge.