Fruit Yeast Bread
It's easy and quick.
- recipe for white bread. or a recipe for using half white flour and half whole wheat or you can use bridgeford frozen bread if you are in a hurry
- small bag of mixed dried fruit, chopped into small pieces
- a wee bit of soft butter
- powdered sugar (optional) or make a glaze
- cinnamon (optional) sometimes i just make a cinnamon glaze.
Roll dough out not too thin. Spread a little bit of butter, sprinkle some sugar, and spread the dried fruit evenly. Roll up and tighten ends.
Lightly butter a loaf pan. Put the dough in and let it raise till double in size.
Dust with powdered sugar or drizzle a glaze on top.
Serve with cream cheese, plain, clotted cream or devonshire cream.
This also makes a wonderful bread pudding.
The one I posted for the Pirukad is close. That one I measured out.