Orange-Banana Bread Recipe

From: Arizona Cookbook

Step 1

Sift together flour, baking powder and salt. Stir in chopped nuts, candied fruits, and raisins. Cream shortening, add sugar, beat until light and fluffy. Add eggs, one at a time, beating after each addition. Combine mashed banana and orange juice; add to creamed mixture alternately with flour mixture, beginning and ending with dry ingredients. Turn into a greased, was-paper-lined 9x5x3 loaf pan.

Step 2

Bake at 350 1 1/4 hours. Cool 20-30 min. before turning out on cake rack. Makes 1 loaf.

Things You'll Need

  • 2 1/2c Sifted all-purpose flour
  • 4ts Baking powder
  • 3/4ts Salt
  • 3/4c Chopped nuts
  • 1 1/2c Mixed candied fruits
  • 1/3c Raisins
  • 1/2c Shortening
  • 3/4c Sugar
  • 3 Eggs
  • 1/2c Mashed banana
  • 1/2c Orange juice

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