Orange Bread With Dates

Total Time
1hr 8mins
Prep 8 mins
Cook 1 hr

Better than cake!! Light orange taste. I love this bread!! Great to give as gifts.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In large mixing bowl, cream butter and sugar.
  2. Add eggs; mix well.
  3. Combine flour, soda, and salt.
  4. Add to creamed mixture alternately with buttermilk.
  5. Fold in walnuts, dates, and orange peel.
  6. Pour into 2 greased and floured 8 inch loaf pans.
  7. Bake at 350* for 60 minutes or until done.
  8. Combine glaze ingredients; spoon half over hot bread.
  9. Cool for 10 minutes; remove from pans.
  10. Spoon remaining glaze over.


Most Helpful

Delicious & moist. Brought some in for my colleagues at work who enjoyed it equally as much as I.

Bea Perri February 18, 2003

I made the glaze for another bread recipe, it's swesome. I will try the bread next, I love oranges and dates.

Foodisiac October 20, 2010

This is a really delightful combination of the bright orange flavor with dates and nuts. Loved it - easy and delicious ! This recipe will be perfect for mini loaves for gifts.

pheasant farmer November 29, 2009

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