vegan zucchini dark chocolate muffiins

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don’t let your zucchini haul go to waste. these vegan zucchini dark chocolate muffins are the prefect anytime snack.

vegan zucchini and dark chocolate muffins


our garden is mass producing zucchini, and that makes me quite happy.  i look forward to zucchini season all year. most gets eaten as zoodles or grilled, but you can’t not love a loaf of zucchini bread [4] or a batch of muffins [5] now and then.

vegan zucchini dark chocolate muffins

these vegan zucchini muffins are easy to make, incredibly most, and not too sweet. the best part…they make it perfectly acceptable to eat chocolate for breakfast.

easy vegan zucchini muffins

easy vegan zucchini dark chocolate muffins


vegan zucchini dark chocolate muffins


  • 1 flax egg ( 1 Tbsp  Flaxseed Meal [7] mixed with 3 Tbsp water)
  • 1/4 cup coconut oil
  • 1  ripe mashed banana (the browner the better)
  • 1/2 cup  brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup unsweetened plant based milk (i used Almond Milk [8])
  • 1 1/2 cups  All-Purpose Flour
  • 1 cup Old Fashioned Rolled Oats [9]
  • 2/3 cup Almond Flour [10]
  • 1  teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1 3/4  - 2 cups  grated zucchini
  • 1/2 cup dark chocolate chunks


  • preheat the oven to 375°
  • lightly grease or use parchment  paper cupcake liners [11] in a standard 12 cup muffin pan
  • in a large bowl combine all of the muffin ingredients except the chocolate chunks
  • stir just until everything is combined and then fold in the chocolate chunks
  • cover, and let the batter sit 15-20 minutes to allow the oats to become well hydrated
  • spoon the batter into the prepared muffin pan, and bake 30-32 minutes
  • cool muffins in pan
muffins can be stored at room temperature for up to 3 days, or muffins can be frozen for up to 3 months
adapted from King Arthur Baking [12]

vegan zucchini muffins

not a chocolate fan? replace dark chocolate chunks with walnuts or a combination of nuts and raisins. either way you are going to love these vegan zucchini muffins.


vegan zucchini muffins with dark chocolate chunks


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