Apricot Nut Bread

Anita Hoffman

By
@scent4U

A delicious, moist, easy to make bread that you will want to make often. If you like apricots, this bread will make your mouth water.
Photo adapted from Taste of Home.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
16
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
55 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1 c
dried apricots, cut fine
2 c
flour
2 tsp
baking powder
1/2 tsp
baking soda
1 tsp
salt
1 c
sugar
2 Tbsp
melted butter
1/2 c
orange juice
2
eggs
1/2 c
chopped nuts

Step-By-Step

1Soak apricots in a 1/4 cup hot water for 30 minutes and then drain well.
2Sift dry ingredients.
Add eggs, orange juice and melted butter.
Fold in apricots and nuts.
3Pour into greased and floured 9 X 5 inch loaf pan.
Bake at 350 degrees for 55 to 60 minutes.
Cool 10 minutes in pan before removing to a wire rack to cool completely.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Sweet Breads
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American