Blueberry Peach Bread

Kathie Carr

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@kathiecc

Here is a recipe I got a couple of years ago at the local blueberry festival. I love the combination of peaches and blueberries. And the bread is so nice and moist.


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Serves:

12

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

55 Min

Ingredients

2/3 c
finely chopped almonds
2 Tbsp
sugar
1 1/2 c
all purpose flour, divided
3/4 c
sugar
2 tsp
baking powder
1/2 tsp
allspice, ground
1/4 tsp
baking soda
1/2 tsp
salt
1/3 c
butter, softened
1 tsp
finely shredded orange peel
1/4 c
orange juice
2 large
eggs
1/2 c
blueberries
2/3 c
coarsely chopped peaches

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease an 8 by 4 inch loaf pan. Stir together chopped almonds and sugar for topping and set aside.
2
In a large mixer bowl stir together 1 cup flour, 3/4 cup sugar, baking powder, allspice, baking soda, and salt. Add butter, orange peel, and juice. Beat until combines on low. Then mix at medium speed 2 minutes.

Gradually add eggs and remaining flour. Beat until just combined. Carefully fold in blueberries and peaches. Pour into prepared pan and sprinkle with sugar-almond mixture.
3
Bake at 350 degrees for 40 minutes. Cover bread with foil and continue to bake for 15 minutes more.

Cool in pan for 10 minutes. Remove from pan and cool completely before cutting

Freezes well.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Sweet Breads