Easter Bread

Easter Bread

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Linda Stofko

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My mother got this recipe from a neighbor 40 years ago. It's a great raisin bread that could be made throughout the year but for our family we keep it special for Easter. Make sure you make this in a huge bowl it's a large batter. I hope you enjoy it as much as we do and add it to your Easter tradition.

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

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Serves:
6-7 loaves
Cook:
35 Min

Ingredients

  • 12
    eggs
  • 2 stick
    butter, room temperature
  • 2 Tbsp
    shortening
  • 3 c
    sugar
  • 1 qt
    milk
  • 1 Tbsp
    salt
  • 2 pkg
    yeast
  • 5 lb
    flour
  • 1 15 oz box
    golden raisins

How to Make Easter Bread

Step-by-Step

  1. Put the 5 pounds of flour into a LARGE bowl. Add all other dry ingredients, butter and shortening. Make a well and add eggs, milk and raisins. Mix well. This is a very wet batter. Let rise overnight. In the morning shape into six or seven loaves and place in pans. Let rise 3 hours and bake for 30-35 minutes in a 325 degree oven. Rub with butter while hot and loaves will be golden brown

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About Easter Bread

Course/Dish: Sweet Breads



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