posted by Terrytx 12-08-98 11:38 AM
3/4 c Butter
2 c Sugar
3/4 ts Salt
1 1/2 ts Baking soda
3/4 ts Allspice, ground
3/4 ts Cinnamon, ground
1/3 c Cocoa
2 c Flour
1 1/2 c Avocado pulp
3/4 c Buttermilk
1/2 c Dates, chopped
1/2 c Raisins
1/2 c Walnuts, chopped
Preheat oven to 350.
Cream butter. Slowly add sugar, beating until light and fluffy. Add eggs, one at a time, beating well.
Sift dry ingredients together, reserving 1/4 cup.
Fold dry ingredients into egg mixture, alternating with mashed avocado and buttermilk.
Combine reserved 1/4 cup dry ingredients with dates, raisins, and nuts; add to egg mixture.
Pour batter into 2 greased 8-1/4"x4-1/2" loaf pans. Bake 65 minutes.
Brush top of loaves with corn syrup and press pecans on top. Broil until topping bubbles.
Go to Mimi's Archive Page
Return to Mimi's Recipe Request Line