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Apricot Nut Bread

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Apricot Nut Bread is easy to make tasty bread. If you like dried fruit mixed with nuts bread then try out this Apricot Nut Bread recipe. I bet you will love it.
Ingredients
  Dried apricots 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Water 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Egg 1
  Sugar 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Butter/Margarine 2 Tablespoon, melted
  All purpose flour 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Baking powder 1 Tablespoon
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Baking soda 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Orange juice 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Water 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Chopped walnuts/Chopped pecans 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Directions

Combine apricots and 1 cup water in a small saucepan; bring to a boil.
Remove from heat; cover and let stand 30 minutes.
Drain well; finely chop apricots, and set aside.
Beat egg until thick and lemon colored; stir in sugar and butter.
Combine flour, baking powder, salt, and soda; add to creamed mixture alternately with orange juice and 1/4 cup water, stirring after each addition.
Stir in apricots and walnuts.
Spoon mixture into a greased 9 x 5 x 3 inch loafpan.
Bake at 350° for 1 hour or until a wooden pick inserted in center comes out clean.
Cool in pan 10 minutes; remove from pan, and let cool on wire rack

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Course: 
Side Dish
Method: 
Baked
Dish: 
Bread

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