Orange Date Loaf Recipe

The orange date loaf is a flavorfula nd oven fresh bake that can be served as breakfast along with a glass of milk. Made with flour and flavored with orange juice and orange rind, the orange date loaf is also filled with dates and nutmeats
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 Flour2 Cup (32 tbs), sifted
 Baking powder2 Teaspoon
 Salt1⁄2 Teaspoon
 Shortening2 Tablespoon
 Sugar3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
 Orange juice3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
 Orange rind piece1 (0.5 X 2)
 Flavoring1⁄2 Teaspoon
 Nutmeats1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Pitted dates1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2290 Calories from Fat 448

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 52 g79.2%

Saturated Fat 21.4 g106.9%

Trans Fat 3.9 g

Cholesterol 211.5 mg

Sodium 1846.4 mg76.9%

Total Carbohydrates 431 g143.5%

Dietary Fiber 18.9 g75.6%

Sugars 216.9 g

Protein 37 g73.8%

Vitamin A 14.1% Vitamin C 203%

Calcium 89% Iron 88.7%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Heat oven to 350°.
Grease an 8 1/2 "x 4 1/2 loaf pan.
Sift flour, baking powder, and salt into a mixing bowl.
Put egg, shortening, sugar, orange juice, and rind into the Osterizer container, cover and blend at MIX until smooth.
Stop Osterizer, add extract, nuts, and dates; cover and CYCLE/CHOP dates and nuts.
Pour mixture over dry ingredients and mix only until dry ingredients are moistened.
Turn into greased loaf pan.
Bake 55 to 60 minutes.