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Orange Apricot Loaf

Rated as 4 out of 5 Stars

"A great loaf to warm you up on a cold, rainy day. It's bursting with apricot and orange flavor and sure to put a pleasant smell in the air when it's baked."
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Ingredients

1 h servings 169
Original recipe yields 12 servings (1 - 9x5 inch loaf)

Directions

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  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Lightly grease a 9x5 inch loaf pan. In a small bowl, combine sultanas, apricots, orange rind and orange juice. Let stand for 10 minutes.
  2. In a large bowl, cream butter and sugar together. Beat in egg. Stir in fruit. Stir in flour alternately with milk. Pour batter into prepared pan.
  3. Bake in preheated oven for 40 to 45 minutes, or until toothpick inserted into center of loaf comes out clean.

Nutrition Facts


Per Serving: 169 calories; 3.8 31.1 3.4 24 301 Full nutrition

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Reviews

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  1. 8 Ratings

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Most helpful positive review

A Enjoyed this bread very much. It had great flavor. I made it exactly as the recipe called for. The only thing I'll do differently next time is add more apricots. And thats only because I pr...

Most helpful critical review

It needs salt! And Baking powder or soda or whatever one helps things rise. It was flat and hard. I can see how it could be yummy, with the addition of a few things.

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A Enjoyed this bread very much. It had great flavor. I made it exactly as the recipe called for. The only thing I'll do differently next time is add more apricots. And thats only because I pr...

I made this recipe to give it a face for the AllRecipes Allstars challenge. Very easy to make. I took it to work and everyone really liked it. A couple of people said that it seemed a little ...

I was not overly thrilled with this loaf. My husband wasn't either. It was a bit dry and seems to either be missing something or the existing ingredients don't meld together just right. Unles...

Good tasting bread, but I had to bake it for 1 hour before it was done. I find the recipe too sweet though, next time I will use half the sugar. Instead of 1/2 cup raisins, I used 1/4 cup raisi...

JUST MADE THIS LOAF, YUMMY!! NEXT TIME I MAKE IT WILL CHOP THE APRICOTS SMALLER

One daughter doesn't like raisins and the other doesn't like dried apricots but they both liked this. I didn't chop the raisins but otherwise stuck to the recipe exactly. One word of warning I s...

I made this to serve at a brunch as a not-too-sweet addition to the bread tray. Everyone liked it. I didn't get 1 TBSP of zest from my small orange so added a bit of natural orange extract to th...

It needs salt! And Baking powder or soda or whatever one helps things rise. It was flat and hard. I can see how it could be yummy, with the addition of a few things.