Three Kings Bread - Christmas Bread

Total Time
1hr 15mins
Prep 30 mins
Cook 45 mins

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

Directions

  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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