Carrot Raisin Bread

READY IN: 55mins
Recipe by Marie

A yummy rather different sweet bread that adds some spice to your holiday meals. Recipe can be halved to make just one loaf if desired.

Top Review by Perogy Ball

We found this recipe very tasty but it was a bit too dry for our liking. Next time I'd double the wet ingredients. Overall, very tasty

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Cook carrots in small amount of water til tender.
  2. Drain, reserving 1/4 c liquid.
  3. In food processor or blender, combine carrots, the reserved liquid, orange peel, cinnamon& nutmeg.
  4. Cover and process til smooth.
  5. In separate bowl, stir together flour, baking powder, baking soda& salt& set aside.
  6. In mixer bowl, beat together brown sugar and butter til light& fluffy.
  7. Add eggs& vanilla& beat well.
  8. Stir in carrot mixture.
  9. Add flour mixture and mix well.
  10. Fold in raisins.
  11. Spoon batter into two greased loaf pans (8x4x2).
  12. Bake at 350 degrees for 35 to 40 minutes.
  13. Cool in pan for 10 minutes.
  14. Remove from pans and cool on rack.

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