Original recipe yields 12 servings
Based on a 2,000 calorie diet
This is a GREAT spice bread!! I've found that it's also a wonderful base recipe that be easily personalized. I made it using applesauce instead of shortening, 1/c. brown sugar instead of 1 c. ...
Delicious, lightly spiced bread. It baked perfectly into a beautiful dark loaf. Definetely a new favourite.
This is just a great fool proof recipe. It has become a standard in my holiday baking.
very dark and flavorfull. I even added a few tablespoons of flax seed to add a bit more nutrition to it.
Made this today and did a few changes as others did. Used 1/4 cup each butter and shortening, 1/2 cup each white and brown sugar, 1 cup each white and wheat flour, added about 1/2 to 3/4 cups oa...
EXCELLENT....!!!!I didn't have raisins...but I did added an orange glaze..... nice balance... I totally recommend..
Made this using some tips from comments. Added a little extra spice, half the sugar & some applesauce with less oil. More raisins & more nuts(pecans). Used three little tins instead of larger...