PERSIMMON BREAD

Persimmon Bread

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Candy Beard

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@Candisemirandis

Thank God for Grandmothers, mine were the best. My maternal grandmother loved to cook and could be seen working in the kitchen or playing the piano and guitar anytime we popped in, which was often. She taught herself the piano and guitar way into her late 6os and 70s.
I was blessed to have her in my life until 3 days past her 95th birthday in October of 2000.
This was one of her favorite recipes. It is very good.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

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Serves:
12 (6 persons per loaf)
Prep:
25 Min
Cook:
1 Hr

Ingredients

  • 2/3 c
    vegetable oil
  • 2 1/2 c
    sugar
  • 4 large
    eggs, slightly beaten
  • 2 c
    persimmon pulp
  • 3 1/2 c
    flour
  • 1 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 1/2 tsp
    allspice, ground
  • 1/4 tsp
    cloves ground
  • 2 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1 tsp
    cinnamon, ground
  • 1 c
    chopped nuts
  • 1 c
    raisins

How to Make PERSIMMON BREAD

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees
    Grease and flour 2 9x5" loaf pans
    Blend oil and sugar thoroughly
    Add eggs and pulp
    Sift together all dry ingredients and add to persimmon mixture
    Mix well
    Stir in nuts and raisins
    Bake for 55 to 60 minutes or until toothpick inserted into center comes out clean.
    Cool on racks
    Keep refrigerated or may freeze until needed.

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