You won't really taste the zucchini. It just lends some moisture to this cake. Try topping the cake with the chocolate chips instead of mixing them in. Alternatively, try folding the chopped walnuts into the cake batter instead of topping the cake with them. This recipe is flexible.
Check out these zucchini recipes, too:
- Zucchini Pancakes - This recipe is a great way to introduce kids to zucchini.
- Zucchini Bread - Orange juice lends a nice punch of citrus flavor to this recipe.
- Oven Fried Zucchini - This recipe tastes likes it's fried, thanks to the crunchy coating.
Chocolate Zucchini Cake image by Stephanie Gallagher 2012, licensed to About.com Inc.