Bajan Sweet Bread

Total Time
1hr 15mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 1 hr

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

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  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.

Reviews

(3)
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This is the exact recipe I use and everyone loves it. Of course I put my own spin on it.

ljg_sda April 08, 2013

good recipe make sure that you put it in an 8x4 bread pan and only fill it 1/2 way! otherwise your bread will bake to fast! makes about 3 small loaves for me.

jayemtee83 December 23, 2010

good recipe -Bajan NYer

Chefb123 January 11, 2010

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