This date nut bread also is a staple for our Holiday Table! This family favorite recipe comes from my grandma again! She was such a great cook, as all our grandmother’s are! Mr CraftiLadi already had to eat some of the bread….I snuck a piece too!
I LOVE to bake, especially around the holidays.
Here are the ingredients:
- 2 1/4 c flour
- 2 1/4 tsp baking powder
- 1/4 tsp baking soda
- 3/4 tsp salt
- 3/4 c sugar
Sift the above ingredients together and
add 3/4 C ground walnuts, and 3/4 C chopped dates.
Now mix the ingredients below together and add to above.
- 2 Tbsp shortening (I use coconut o
- 1 beaten egg
- 1 C orange juice (you may need to add more)
Bake in a loaf pan @ 350 degree oven for 50 minutes or until knife inserted comes out clean. Cover the first 20 minutes.
We spread peanut butter and/or butter on each slice.I hope you enjoy this bread as much as my family does!
Please share you favorite family recipes in the comments,
Have a crafty day,