Amish Friendship Bread II

Amish Friendship Bread II


"This recipe was given to me by a friend several years ago. Different things such as shredded carrots, shredded zucchini, mashed bananas, chopped apples may be added to make the bread of your choice."


1 h 20 m servings 237 cals
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Original recipe yields 20 servings



  • Calories:
  • 237 kcal
  • 12%
  • Fat:
  • 10.4 g
  • 16%
  • Carbs:
  • 34.2g
  • 11%
  • Protein:
  • 3.6 g
  • 7%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 28 mg
  • 9%
  • Sodium:
  • 241 mg
  • 10%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Preheat oven to 325 degrees F (165 degrees C). Lightly grease two 9x5 inch loaf pans.
  2. In a large bowl, stir together Amish Friendship Starter, oil, applesauce, sugar, vanilla, eggs and milk. Combine the flour, baking powder, baking soda, salt and cinnamon. Stir into the starter mixture. Mix in the vanilla pudding mix. Fold in the chopped nuts, raisins and dates. Pour the batter evenly into the prepared pans.
  3. Bake for 60 minutes in the preheated oven, until a knife inserted comes out clean. Cool for 10 minutes in pans before removing to a wire rack to cool completely.


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  1. 63 Ratings


Caramel Apple Friendship Bread - Here's something I did different I did to it today. Using this original recipe as the base, I added chopped apples, pecans, apple pie spice to the mix. Baked ...

This recipe is great if you use triple berry mix pureed to replace the oil in this recipe and I have also used peaches It is really good with orange dream pudding and pureed mandarin oranges.I...

This was my first try at Amish Friendship bread. I used the starter found on this site. Bread came out great. I used a cup of applesauce instead of going half and half with the oil, used Splenda...

Taste great. I used 1 cup whole wheat flour, 1 cup flour, add apple and omitted raisin and walnut. It's still soft and moist.

I just love making Amish friendship bread, I have been doing it for years. I was always bothered with the instant pudding mix in the ingredients, so I made a substitution this last time. I rep...

my son likes this bread andi can add or subtract ingredients to his liking

I used Dole's Cinna-raisins and added a chopped apple. Most excellent!

very good, my family ate it all up in two days. I sprinkled the pan with sugar and cinnimon before I poured in the batter

This was extremely sweet. We much prefer the ordinary Amish friendship bread recipe on this site.