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       Title: Onion Zucchini Quick Bread, Tried
  Categories: Bread, Quick
       Yield: 8 Servings
  
       1 lg Zucchini (1/2lb), shredded
   2 1/2 c  All-purpose flour
     1/3 c  Grated parmesan cheese
   1 1/3 c  French’s French Fried Onions
            -2.8 ounce can
       1 T  Baking powder
       1 T  Chopped fresh basil
            OR
       1 t  Dried basil leaves
     1/2 t  Salt
     3/4 c  Milk
     1/2 c  Unsalted butter, melted
     1/4 c  Packed light brown sugar
       2 lg Eggs
  
   Preheat oven to 350 degree F.
   Grease 9x5x3-inch loaf pan
   
   Drain zucchini in colander. Combine flour, cheese, French Fried Onions,
   baking powder, basil and salt in a large bowl.
   
   Combine milk, butter, brown sugar and eggs in a medium bowl; whisk
   until well blended. Place zucchini in kitchen towel; squeeze out
   excess liquid. Stir zucchini into milk mixture.
   
   Stir milk mixture into flour mixture, stirring just until moistened.
   Do not over mix. (Batter will be very stiff and dry.) Pour batter into
   prepared pan. Run knife down center of batter.
   
   Bake 50-65 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out
   clean. Cool in pan on wire rack 10 minutes. Remove bread from pan to
   wire rack; cool completely. Cut into slices to serve.
   
   Note: 1 1/4 c. whole wheat flour can be substituted for the all-purpose
         flour.
   
         For optimum flavor, wrap bread overnight and serve the next day.
         This bread is excellent toasted.
   
   From the recipe files of suzy@gannett.infi.net
  
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