Apricot Orange Bread

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This is a quick and easy recipe. It makes a delicious loaf that is both sweet and tart and has just a touch of chocolate.

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Prep Time:
20 mins
Cook Time:
50 mins
Total Time:
1 hrs 10 mins
Servings:
10
Yield:
1 loaf

Ingredients

  • 2 cups all-purpose flour

  • 1 tablespoon baking powder

  • ½ teaspoon salt

  • ¼ teaspoon baking soda

  • ¾ cup white sugar

  • ¼ cup butter or margarine, softened

  • ½ cup orange juice

  • 2 tablespoons milk

  • 1 egg

  • 1 ½ cups dried apricots, chopped

  • ½ cup semisweet chocolate chips

  • ½ cup chopped walnuts

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease a 9x5 inch loaf pan. Sift together flour, baking powder, salt and baking soda, set aside.

  2. In a large bowl, cream together the butter or margarine and sugar until light and fluffy. Add the orange juice, milk and egg; beat well. Gradually blend in the flour mixture. Stir in the apricots, chocolate chips and walnuts. Pour batter into the prepared pan.

  3. Bake at 350 degrees F (175 degrees C) for 50 to 55 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted into the center of the loaf comes out clean. Cool loaf in the pan for 10 minutes before removing to a wire rack to cool completely.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

330 Calories
12g Fat
54g Carbs
5g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 10
Calories 330
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 12g 15%
Saturated Fat 3g 15%
Cholesterol 19mg 6%
Sodium 322mg 14%
Total Carbohydrate 54g 20%
Dietary Fiber 3g 11%
Total Sugars 32g
Protein 5g
Vitamin C 7mg 33%
Calcium 88mg 7%
Iron 2mg 13%
Potassium 349mg 7%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.