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   Saturday, October 21, 2017 

Bajan Sweet Bread

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 Recipe      

Country: Barbados

INGREDIENTS:

2½ cups grated coconut
½ cup melted butter or margarine
4 cups flour
1 tbsp shortening
1 tbsp baking powder
1 tsp salt
¾ cup sugar
1 cup raisins
1 egg - beaten
1¼ cup evaporated milk
1 tsp almond essence

METHOD / DIRECTIONS:

Grease loaf pans with shortening and pre-heat oven to 350 degrees Farenheit.
Mix flour, baking powder,salt,coconut, sugar and the raisins together in a bowl. Add egg, evaporated milk, margarine and almond essence and mix together well until you have a firm dough.
Divide dough in half and fill loaf pans.
Mix 2 tablespoons of sugar and 1 tablespoon of hot water and brush mixture over the loaves.
Bake in center of oven for about 1 hour or until skewer inserted into center comes out clean.
Let cool in the pans before removing and serving.

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There are 9 reviews.
sweet bread, 10/17/2007
Reviewer: medusa from Italy (4470)
Hi. Good to be on, I glad
 
SWEET BREAD, 12/25/2006
Reviewer: Jassy from Tennessee-USA (3014)
-My daughter baked sweet bread
 
Bajan Sweet Bread, 9/4/2006
Reviewer: khatonaroof from New York (2624)
Just took my sweet bread out of the oven. It reminded me of home Barbados. Now I can mek de ting all de time. I never learned how to make it, just enjoyed. Now I gine and enjoy my sweet bread. Delicious. Thanks
 
Need Trinidad sweet bread recipe, 7/23/2006
Reviewer: Lisa L from new york city (2519)
Growing up my Grand mother catered for wedings and she made cakes, sweet bread, tarts, and many more delicious treats. I miss the taste of the real thing. I will like to have a little of my childhood again sitting on the front porche and eating the first slice of hot sweet bread coming out of the oven. those were the days.
 
Enjoy!, 3/22/2006
Reviewer: lovebug from Montreal, Canada (2160)
Since i came to Canada fifteen ninteen years ago, i haven`t enjoy a piece of sweet bread. Although i`m orginally from Barbados, my son doesn`t like the West Indian foods. I finally took the recipe and made sweet bread on Monday 20th March, and i enjoyed it very much. Thank you!
 
sweet bread, 1/15/2006
Reviewer: englyshgyrl from texas usa (1887)
i love sweet bread thanks for the recipe i am english from bajan parents living in texas usa because of this site i can eat the way mum used to cook thanks all my american friends love my bajan sweet bread and other meals
 
bajan sweet bread, 7/30/2005
Reviewer: naturalbajan from albuquerque, new mexico (894)
I gonna go mek some sweet bread right now, but wait !!!!! I don't have no baking pans, well I guess I will have to compromise cause I feel like eating some sweet bread right now. Wish I was at crop-over.
 
guyana, 6/22/2005
Reviewer: socaTanya from guyana (1305)
guyana has de sweetest women
 
Bajan Sweet Bread, 3/11/2005
Reviewer: peppermintpatty from Mesa, Arizona (1059)
I halved this recipe for my son's 6th grade tasting samples. It was easy to make, smelled wonderful and most of the kids liked it. Even some who don't like coconut.
 

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