Apricot Cranberry Walnut Quick Bread

Rating: 
4.666665
Average: 4.7 (3 votes)
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Moist, dense and delicious, this quick bread is great anytime- with a salad or soup, as a dessert or snack, or with your morning coffee.

350
Calories
13g
Fat
8g
Protein
12
Servings

Ingredients

1 3/4 c all-purpose flour
1 3/4 c whole wheat flour
1 1/2 t baking powder
1 t baking soda
1 t salt
1/2 c butter (room temperature)
1 c sugar
1 1/2 t orange zest
2 large eggs
1/2 c orange juice
1 c Stonyfield Organic Low Fat Vanilla Yogurt
2 c apricots (chopped)
2/3 c walnuts (chopped)
1 1/2 c cranberries (chopped)
Nutrition Information: 
Calories: 
350
Calories from Fat: 
120
Total Fat: 
13g
Saturated Fat: 
6g
Cholesterol: 
60mg
Sodium: 
330mg
Total Carbohydrate: 
53g
Dietary Fiber: 
4g
Sugars: 
23g
Protein: 
8g
Vitamin A: 
15%
Vitamin C: 
15%
Calcium: 
8%
Iron: 
10%

Preparation:

Step 1

Preheat oven to 350°.

Step 2

Prepare loaf pan with cooking spray.

Step 3

In a medium bowl sift together all-purpose flour, whole wheat flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt.

Step 4

In a separate bowl, cream together butter and sugar.

Step 5

Beat in orange zest, and eggs one at a time.

Step 6

Add orange juice and yogurt (it might appear curdled).

Step 7

Combine wet and dry ingredients and mix until well combined.

Step 8

Stir in apricots, walnuts and cranberries.

Step 9

Bake for 45-55 minutes or until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean.

Step 10

Cool the bread completely in the pan before removing.

Step 11

Makes 12 slices.

Ingredients

1 3/4 c all-purpose flour
1 3/4 c whole wheat flour
1 1/2 t baking powder
1 t baking soda
1 t salt
1/2 c butter (room temperature)
1 c sugar
1 1/2 t orange zest
2 large eggs
1/2 c orange juice
1 c Stonyfield Organic Low Fat Vanilla Yogurt
2 c apricots (chopped)
2/3 c walnuts (chopped)
1 1/2 c cranberries (chopped)
Nutrition Information: 
Calories: 
350
Calories from Fat: 
120
Total Fat: 
13g
Saturated Fat: 
6g
Cholesterol: 
60mg
Sodium: 
330mg
Total Carbohydrate: 
53g
Dietary Fiber: 
4g
Sugars: 
23g
Protein: 
8g
Vitamin A: 
15%
Vitamin C: 
15%
Calcium: 
8%
Iron: 
10%

Comments and Reviews

Comments

Recipe Review Rating: 
4
Average: 4 (1 vote)
Tasty & nutritious. Healthier than giving family store bought muffins.

Recipe Review Rating: 
5
Average: 5 (1 vote)
Are the cranberries and apricots in this recipe dried cranberries and dried apricots? Thank you. Sounds delicious and healthy!

Recipe Review Rating: 
5
Average: 5 (1 vote)
Is the nutritional information per slice?