Ginger Pear Bread

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This pear bread (or loaf cake) is based on my mother's zucchini bread recipe. It's very moist!

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Prep Time:
20 mins
Cook Time:
40 mins
Additional Time:
10 mins
Total Time:
1 hrs 10 mins
Servings:
8
Yield:
1 8x4-inch loaf

Ingredients

  • 1 cup peeled, cored, and chopped pears

  • ½ cup white sugar

  • ½ teaspoon ground ginger

  • ¼ teaspoon ground cloves

  • 1 cup all-purpose flour

  • 1 teaspoon baking soda

  • ½ teaspoon salt

  • ¼ teaspoon baking powder

  • cup vegetable oil

  • 2 large eggs, beaten

  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract

Directions

  1. Toss chopped pears with sugar, ginger, and cloves in a large bowl. Set aside until sugar dissolves, 10 to 15 minutes.

  2. Preheat the oven to 325 degrees F (165 degrees C). Grease an 8x4-inch loaf pan.

  3. Combine flour, baking soda, salt, and baking powder in a bowl.

  4. Stir oil, eggs, and vanilla into pears. Add flour mixture and gently stir until just combined. Pour into the prepared loaf pan.

  5. Bake in the preheated oven until golden brown and a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean, about 40 minutes.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

216 Calories
10g Fat
28g Carbs
3g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 8
Calories 216
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 10g 13%
Saturated Fat 2g 9%
Cholesterol 41mg 14%
Sodium 330mg 14%
Total Carbohydrate 28g 10%
Dietary Fiber 1g 4%
Total Sugars 15g
Protein 3g
Vitamin C 1mg 5%
Calcium 17mg 1%
Iron 1mg 6%
Potassium 59mg 1%

* 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.

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