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little loaves for gift baskets

(2 ratings)
Recipe by
Pat Duran
Las Vegas, NV

Wonderful little loaves baked in soup or juice cans. Great for gift giving with a little honey butter or homemade jam.

(2 ratings)
yield 6 -mini loaf pans or 5-soup cans or 8 juice can
prep time 10 Min
cook time 35 Min
method Bake

Ingredients For little loaves for gift baskets

  • 3 c
  • 1/2 c
    granulated sugar
  • 1/3 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1 lg
  • 1 c
  • 1 1/2 c
    chopped nuts

How To Make little loaves for gift baskets

  • 1
    Combine baking mix, sugar,flour,egg and milk; beat the heck out of it for 1/2 a minute. Stir in nuts. Pour batter into 6-well greased or sprayed miniature loaf pans. 4x2 inches. Bake in a 350^ oven for 35 minutes or until tested clean. Remove from pans. Cool thoroughly before slicing.
  • 2
    For the little breads: Pour batter int 5 well sprayed 10 oz. soup cans or 8 sprayed 6 oz. aluminum juice cans. Bake soup cans for about 40 minutes, and juice cans about 35 minutes.These are cute. Removed from cans and wrapped in plastic wrap tied with a ribbon. These cans will work with you bread or sweet bread recipes too- like banana nut or cranberry....