This bread is easy to make and is delicious as a sweet treat with coffee.

Pre-heat Oven to 325 degrees.

Mix together:

  • 3 cups flour
  • 4 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 tablespoon orange rind

Stir in and mix with a stand mixer. Dough is very thick.

  • 1 beaten egg
  • 1 cup milk
  • 3 tablespoons melted butter
  • 1 cup craisins
  • 1/2 cup pecan pieces.

Blend well and spoon into a loaf pan that has been sprayed with non-stick cooking spray.

Bake on the center rack of the oven for 1 hour.
Remove from oven and turn onto a wire rack sitting on waxed paper. When loaf is cooled to warm, drizzle with an orange glaze. Let cool before slicing.

GLAZE

Mix together:

  • 3 tablespoons orange juice
  • 1 1/2 cups confectioners sugar
  • 2 teaspoons orange rind

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