Pineapple Tropical Fruit LoafFrom lor 8 years ago
- 2 cups flour shopping list
- 1 tsp, baking soda shopping list
- 2 tsps. baking powder shopping list
- 1/2 tsp. salt shopping list
- 1 (8 1/4 oz.) can crushed pineapple, undrained shopping list
- 1 cup mashed banana (about 3 small) shopping list
- 1/3 cup orange juice shopping list
- 1/2 cup butter or margarine (1 stick) shopping list
- 3/4 cup sugar shopping list
- 2 large eggs, beaten shopping list
- 1 cup chopped macadamia (pecans or walnuts work) shopping list
How to make it
- Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
- Spray one 9-inch loaf pan or 4 mini loaf pans with cooking spray and set aside.
- In a small bowl mix the dry ingredients together and set aside. Combine pineapple, banana and orange juice on another small bowl and set aside.
- In a large bowl cream butter and sugar together, add eggs and beat well.
- Add a small amount of the flour mixture alternately with the fruit mixture, mixing only enough to moisten the flour.
- Stir in the nuts and pour batter into pan(s).
- Bake for 55 mins to 65 mins (about 35 minutes for mini loaf pans). Test with toothpick.
- Cool on wire rack 10 minutes and remove from pan and continue to cool on rack.
- Adapted from a recipe from: A Taste of Aloha by The Junior League of Hawaii
- Note: This fruit loaf is really nice and moist and has a pineapple-upside-down-cake-like texture. You can add 1/4 cup of sweetened flaked coconut to half the batter (so I had 2 mini loaves with coconut and 2 without). If you like coconut, add 1/2 cup to the recipe. The loaves with the coconut take longer to cook. Just check for doneness with a toothpick.
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Sounds Oh so good, love these type breads. Great post. Thanks!henrie in Savannah loved it
This looks sooo goodorangeskipper in Redding loved it
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