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Today’s cake – zucchini and walnut cake

A lovely, moist and easy to make cake



250g walnuts
3 eggs
3 medium zucchini
2 ½ cups self raising flour
250ml canola oil
1 teaspoon cinnamon
1 ½ cups raw sugar
1 teaspoon ground nutmeg

Prep Work
1. Roughly chop about 190g of the walnuts
2. Grate the zucchini

Making it
1. Preheat oven to 170 degrees
2. Whisk oil, sugar, and eggs
3. Add zucchini and all but a handful of walnuts and mix well
4. Stir in flour, cinnamon and nutmeg
5. Pour mixture into a greased tin (loaf pan or square) and arrange remaining walnuts on top
6. Bake for an hour or until a skewer in the centre comes out clean
7. Leave in tin for 20 minutes before turning out