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Gumdrop Bread Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Jo-Anne Cooper
Added: Tuesday, April 4, 2006

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
2 1/2 cups Gold Medal« all-purpose flour
1/2 cup granulated sugar
1/2 cup packed brown sugar
1/4 cup shortening
1 1/4 cups buttermilk
3 teaspoons baking powder
1 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon vanilla
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
2 eggs
1 cup small gumdrops, cut in half
1/2 cup chopped nuts, if desired

Directions:
Directions:
1. Heat oven to 350║F. Grease bottom only of loaf pan, 9x5x3 inches.
2. Beat all ingredients except gumdrops and nuts in large bowl with electric mixer on low speed 15 seconds. Beat on medium speed 30 seconds, scraping bowl constantly. Stir in gumdrops and nuts. Pour into pan.
3. Bake 60 to 65 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Loosen sides of loaf from pan; remove from pan to wire rack. Cool completely, about 2 hours, before slicing. For best results, wrap and refrigerate at least 8 hours before slicing.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
1 loaf
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Can also use soup cans to make mini-loaves.

 

 

 

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