In case you haven't noticed, there is an additional child in our family photo. I would like you all to meet the newest member of our family. She is the pretty little 7 year old in the purple dress. "Eloise" now has a little sister. We have decided to call her, "Amelia Bedelia".

Monday, September 14, 2009

The Recipe Requested By Egghead....

Orange Poppy Seed Bread
  • 4 1/2 C. all purpose flour
  • 1 3/4 C. sugar
  • 4 tsp. baking powder
  • 1 1/2 tsp. salt
  • 1 tsp. baking soda
  • 4 Tbsp. poppy seeds
  • 1 to 2 Tbsp. grated orange peel
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 C. milk
  • 1 C. orange juice
  • 1/4 C. butter, melted

1.) In a large bowl, combine the flour, sugar, baking powder, salt and baking soda. Stir in nuts and orange peel.

2.) In a small bowl, beat the eggs, milk, orange juice, and butter(melted). Stir into dry ingredients just until moistened. Pour into 2 greased 8in. x 4in. x 2in. loaf pans.

3.) Bake at 350 degrees for 50-60 min. or until a toothpick inserted near the center comes out clean. Cool in pans for 10 mins. before removing to a wire rack to cool completely.

Yield: 2 loaves


1 comment:

Egghead said...

Miss Riya thank you so much. I can't wait to try this. It sounds wonderful. Hope you are having a great week.