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Cherry Spice Loaf

This is a pretty loaf loaded with fruit and tastes good.
Prep10 Mins
Cook60 Mins
Ready70 Mins
Servings12

Ingredients

  • 2 eggs
  • 1 cup white sugar
  • 1/2 cup vegetable oil
  • 3/4 cup milk
  • 1/2 teaspoon almond extract
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup dates, pitted and chopped
  • 1/2 cup candied cherries
  • 1/2 cup raisins
  • 1/2 cup chopped walnuts

Steps

  1. 1Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease one 9x5x3 inch loaf pan.
  2. 2Beat eggs slightly. Beat in sugar and oil. Slowly add milk and almond flavoring.
  3. 3In second bowl put flour, baking powder, soda, and salt. Stir in dates, cherries, raisins, and nuts. Pour into batter, stirring only to moisten. Spoon into greased 9x5x3 inch loaf pan.
  4. 4Bake for 1 hour in 350 degree F (175 degree C) oven until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean. After 10 minutes turn loaf out to cool on a rack. Store in plastic bag.
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