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orange spice date nut bread

(18 ratings)
Recipe by
Nor Mac
Northern, MA

This is a very old recipe from a church cook book. I changed a few things to make it my own.Just being a orange bread is unique. It is full of orange flavor. Yummy!!! Enjoy!!

(18 ratings)
yield 8 -10
prep time 20 Min
cook time 50 Min
method Bake

Ingredients For orange spice date nut bread

  • 2 Tbsp
    butter or shortening
  • 1 c
    granulated sugar
  • 1
  • 2 c
  • 1/2 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1/4 tsp
    ground nutmeg
  • 1 tsp
  • 1/4 tsp
    ground cloves
  • 3/4 or 1 c
    chopped dates
  • 3/4 c
    chopped walnuts
  • 2 1/2 Tbsp
    grated orange rind
  • 3/4 c
    orange juice

How To Make orange spice date nut bread

  • 1
    beat the butter,sugar,and egg together.
  • 2
    in another bowl mix the flour,baking soda,baking powder,cinnamon.,cloves,and nutmeg. add to the sugar mixture,and stir really well.
  • 3
    Stir in the dates,nuts,and orange rind to the mixture.. Add in the orange juice last and stir until combined really well.
  • 4
    put mixture in to a greased and floured bread pan,and bake at 350 for 50-60 minutes,or until pick comes out clean.