Three Kings Bread - Christmas Bread

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READY IN: 1hr 15mins
Recipe by Pa. Hiker

This is a traditional bread served on Christmas day in the Sub-Carpathian region. The recipe calls for three different raisins, though any three dried fruits would do. The intent is to visually see the three "Kings."

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cream butter.
  2. Add sugar and beat until sugar is disolved.
  3. Add egg yolks one at a time, beating after each addition.
  4. Sift flour and baking powder.
  5. Gradually add flour and raisins (alternately), stirring well after each addition.
  6. Beat egg whites then fold into dough.
  7. Pour into a greased loaf pan and bake at 350F for 45 minutes.

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