Bishop's Bread

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Sep. 23, 2011


Egg 1
Granulated sugar 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
Cooking oil 1/4 Cup (4 tbs)
Vanilla 1 Teaspoon
Sour milk 1 Cup (16 tbs) (Made By Adding 1 Tablespoon Vinegar To A Cup Of Milk)
All purpose flour 2 Cup (32 tbs)
Baking soda 1/2 Teaspoon
Salt To Taste
Chopped walnuts 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
Chopped glace cherries 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
Currants/Raisins 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
Semisweet chocolate chips 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)



1. Preheat the oven to 350ºF (180°C).

2. Apply butter or margarine on a 9x5x3 inch (23 x 12 x 7 cm) loaf pan.


3. Take a mixing bowl, beat egg until frothy. Blend in sugar, oil and vanilla. Add in sour milk and stir.

4. In a second bowl, mix in flour, soda and salt. Put in walnuts, cherries, raisins and chocolate chips. Mix well.

5. Transfer all the dry mixture at once into the wet mixture. Mix all together until just moistened.

6. Pour into loaf pan and bake for 60 minutes.

7. Check the doneness with a toothpick. Cool for 10 minutes. Take away from pan to finish cooling on rack.


8. Make slices, apply butter or cream over them and serve. Or wrap and store.


The taste develops after a day.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Medium
Cook Time: 60 Minutes
Ready In: 60 Minutes
Servings: 6

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 547Calories from Fat 195

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 22 g33.8%

Saturated Fat 4 g20%

Trans Fat 0 g


Sodium 251 mg10.46%

Total Carbohydrates 77 g25.7%

Dietary Fiber 2 g8%

Sugars 39 g

Protein 11 g22%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet