Papaya Bread

READY IN: 1hr 55mins
Recipe by ratherbeswimmin'

Mom makes this bread and it is so good. She got the recipe from Southern Living.

Top Review by EB212

This is SO good and very moist. I had a very ripe papaya so I shredded it in my food processor. Thanks very much for this recipe!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Drain papaya very well on paper towels.
  2. Cream butter in a mixing bowl, using an electric mixer on medium speed.
  3. Gradually add sugar, beating well.
  4. Add eggs, one at a time; beat well after each addition.
  5. In another bowl, mix together the flour, and next 6 ingredients; add to creamed mixture, stirring well.
  6. Stir in papaya, raisins, and chopped walnuts.
  7. Spoon batter into a greased and floured 8 1/2x 4 1/2 inch loafpan.
  8. Bake in a 350° oven for 1 hour and 10 minutes OR until done.
  9. Let cool in pan for 10 minutes; remove bread from pan and let cool completely on a wire rack.

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