Fresh Fruit Bread

READY IN: 1hr 15mins
Recipe by Sharon123

A wonderful bread adaptable to any season of the year. It freezes well. One of my most requested recipes.

Top Review by mary winecoff

I used the leftover pears from making some homemade pear vodka in this bread. Excellent texture and taste. I followed the recipe exactly and my two loaves were beautiful. Thanks so much for sharing. Made for Photo Tag.

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Directions

  1. Cream butter and sugar, add eggs, sour cream, and vanilla. In another bowl, mix flour, baking powder, baking soda, salt, cinnamon, and add to above mixture.
  2. Carefully fold in fruit.
  3. Pour into two prepared bread pans and bake at 350° for one hour.
  4. This recipe may be doubled.
  5. Variation: Prune Bread: Use 3/4 pound chopped pitted prunes and add 3/4 teaspoon cardamom, 1/2 teaspoon nutmeg, 1 Tablespoon grated orange peel.
  6. Cranberry Bread: Use 2 cups whole cranberries, eliminate cinnamon, add 1 Tablespoon grated orange peel, 1 teaspoon orange extract.

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