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Chocolate Chip Orange Zucchini Bread
2 cups, white sugar
1 cup vegetable oil
2 tsp. vanilla extract
2 cups grated zucchini
1 cup chopped walnuts
1 cup semisweet chocolate chips
1 tbsp. orange zest
3 cups all-purpose flour
1/4 tsp. baking powder
1 tsp. baking soda
1 tsp. salt
1/2 tsp. ground cinnamon
1 tsp. ground nutmegz
Sift together flour, baking powder, soda, salt and spices.
In a large bowl, beat eggs until light and fluffy.
Add sugar, and continue beating until well blended.
Stir in oil, vanilla, zucchini, nuts, chocolate chips, and orange rind.
Blend in sifted ingredients. Turn batter into two greased 9x5 inch loaf pans.
Bake at 350 degrees for 50 minutes, or until bread tests done.
Remove loaves from pans, cool. Chill before slicing.