Betty's Fresh Apple Bread with Praline Topping

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Oct. 18, 2015

Betty demonstrates how to make Fresh Apple Bread with Praline Topping. This recipe uses fresh Fuji apples and is topped with a luscious Praline Sauce.

Ingredients

Eggs 2
Sour cream 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Firmly packed brown sugar 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Vanilla extract 2 Teaspoon
All purpose flour
Baking powder 2 Teaspoon
Baking soda 1/2 Teaspoon
Salt 1/2 Teaspoon
Apple pieces 2 Cup (32 tbs) , peeled (Fuji apples)
Chopped pecans 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
Cooking oil spray 2 Dash
For praline sauce
Butter 1/2 Cup (8 tbs) , melt
Firmly packed brown sugar 1/4 Cup (4 tbs)
Chopped pecans 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)

Directions

Making

In a large bowl, beat eggs, sour cream, brown sugar, and vanilla using an electric mixer on medium speed until smooth. 

In a medium-sized bowl, stir together flour, baking powder, baking soda, and salt. Add flour mixture to egg mixture. 

Mix together until thoroughly blended. Fold in apples and ½ cup chopped pecans. 

Pour mixture into a standard-sized loaf pan that has been sprayed with cooking oil spray. 

Bake at 350 degrees (F) for about 45 minutes, or until cake tester comes out clean. Let cool in loaf pan for 15 to 20 minutes. 

Turn onto cooling rack and cool completely. In a small saucepan, mix melted butter, brown sugar, and pecans. 

Place over medium heat and bring to a boil. Reduce heat to low and cook, stirring constantly, for 1 minute, or until sauce begins to thicken. Immediately pour over top of cooled bread. 

Serving

Slice and serve, as desired.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 45 Minutes
Ready In: 45 Minutes

Nutrition Facts

Serving size Complete recipe

Calories 4321Calories from Fat 2002

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 232 g356.9%

Saturated Fat 94 g470%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol

Sodium 2883 mg120.13%

Total Carbohydrates 526 g175.3%

Dietary Fiber 19 g76%

Sugars 314 g

Protein 55 g110%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet