Bajan Sweet Bread

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Total Time
1hr 15mins
15 mins
1 hr

This is also known as coconut bread. Traditionally it's eaten for breakfast or tea. Posted for Zaar World Tour 05

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  1. Grease loaf pans with shortening and pre-heat oven to 350 degrees F.
  2. Mix flour, baking powder,salt, coconut, sugar and the raisins together in a bowl.
  3. Add egg, evaporated milk, margarine and almond essence and mix together well until you have a firm dough.
  4. Divide dough in half and fill loaf pans.
  5. Mix 2 tablespoons of sugar and 1 tablespoon of hot water and brush mixture over the loaves.
  6. Bake in center of oven for about 1 hour or until skewer inserted into center comes out clean.
  7. Let cool in the pans.