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Norma's Cherry Eggnog Quick Bread
Makes 3 mini loaves
prepared dairy eggnog
melted butter, cooled
pure vanilla extract
candied red or green cherries (or both if desired)
1Preheat oven to 35 and greese three 5 1/2 X 3 inch mini loaf pans and set asde
2Combine flour, sugar, baking powder and nutmeg in large bowl.
3Stir in eggnog, melted butter, eggs and vanilla until well blended.
4Add eggnog mixture to flour mixture and mix just until all ingredients are moistened.
5Stir in pecans and cherries and spoon into prepared pans.
6Place pan in oven and bake for 35 to 40 minutes or until a wooden toothpic inserted in the centers comes out clean.
7Remove pans from oven and cool in pans for 15 minutes.
8Remove from pans and place on wire rack to cool.
9Store tightly wrapped in plastic wrap at room temperature. When cooled; place pretty red and green ribbons around each loaf and give as gifts to your famiy and friends.
Posted: Thu, Oct 13, 2011