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Posts Tagged ‘quick bread’

postheadericon Healthy Banana-Nut Bread

4.86 avg. rating (93% score) - 7 votes

Healthy Banana-Nut Bread is an easy and delicious recipe for a super moist banana bread that is sure to become the ONLY banana bread recipe in your recipe box. This is a low calories, low fat, low cholesterol, low sodium, low carbohydrates, heart-healthy, diabetic-friendly and Weight Watchers (4) PointsPlus recipe. Healthy, easy and a quick (15) minutes of prep time. Makes 16 Servings. Healthy Banana-Nut bread will be loved by all of your family, friends and guests.healthy-banana-nut-bread1

Prep Time: 15 Minutes.
Cooking Time: 1 Hour.

INGREDIENTS:

Non-Stick cooking spray
1 egg
1/2 cup Miracle Whip Salad Dressing
1-1/3 cups mashed fully ripe bananas (about 3)
1-1/2 cups flour
1 cup sugar
1/2 cup chopped walnuts
1 tsp baking soda
1 tsp salt

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postheadericon Walnut-Banana Bread

5.00 avg. rating (94% score) - 7 votes

Walnut-Banana Bread is an easy recipe for a delicious and moist banana nut bread, which will cause you to throw out all the former recipes you have been using. A great option for the fall and winter holidays. It is also a low calories, low fat, low carbohydrates low cholesterol, low sodium. heart-healthy and Weight Watchers (6) PointsPlus recipe. Makes 16 servings. Walnut-Banana Bread will be loved by you, all of your family, friends and guests.

Prep Time: 15 Minutes.banana-walnut-bread
Cooking Time: 60 to 70 Minutes

INGREDIENTS:

3/4 granulated sugar
2 large eggs
12 cup butter, softened
1 cup mashed bananas
1/2 tsp vanilla extract
1-1/2 cups all-purpose flour
1 cup chopped walnuts
1/2 tsp baking soda
1/2 tsp salt
1/4 tsp ground cinnamon
Extra butter for spreading, optional

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postheadericon Easy Irish Soda Bread

5.00 avg. rating (94% score) - 6 votes

Easy Irish Soda Bread is a delicious, easy and quick (45) minute recipe for a moist, Irish soda bread. This will make a fantastic accompaniment for your Saint Patrick’s Day feast. It is also a healthy, low calories, low fat, low sodium, low cholesterol, low sugars, low carbohydrates, diabetic-friendly, heart-healthy and Weight Watchers (6 SmartPoints), (5 PointsPlus) recipe. Makes: (12) Servings. Easy Irish Soda Bread will be loved by all of your family, friends and guests.easy-irish-soda-bread

Prep Time: 15 Minutes.
Cooking Time: 30-35 Minutes.

INGREDIENTS:

2-1/2 cups all-purpose flour
2 tbsp granulated sugar
2 tsp baking powder
1 tsp baking soda
1/2 tsp salt
1/3 cup cold butter
1-1/4 cups buttermilk*
1/2 cup currants or raisins

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postheadericon Cherry Scones

5.00 avg. rating (93% score) - 4 votes

Cherry Scones is a delicious, and moist recipe for a true English scone made with either dried cherries or dried cranberries and almonds. A great addition to your breakfast and or brunch meal rotation. Great for overnight guests or large gatherings. Not at all dry like many scones. It is also a low calories, low fat, low sodium, low cholesterol, low carbohydrates, heart-healthy and Weight Watchers (8 SmartPoints), (5 PointsPlus) per serving recipe. Makes 16 servings. Cherry Scones will be loved by all of your family, friends and guests.

Prep Time: 20 Minutes.cherry-scones
Cooking Time: 30 Minutes.
Total Time: 1 Hour-5 Minutes.

INGREDIENTS:

Topping

1/4 cup sliced almonds
1 tbsp granulated sugar

Scones

2-1/2 cups all-purpose flour
1/2 cup sugar
2 tsp baking powder
1/2 tsp salt
1 stick butter, softened
3/4 cup sour cream
1 egg
1/2 tsp almond extract
2/3 cup dried cherries or dried sweetened cranberries

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postheadericon Irish Soda Bread

5.00 avg. rating (90% score) - 1 vote

Irish Soda Bread is a must item for your Saint Patrick’s Day meal and celebration. You’ll need to make 2 of this one as it will go quickly. can be frozen also up to 2 months if you have leftovers. Though not a diet recipe, I have included nutrition information for those who need it. It converts to a (1-1/2) Carb Choice and WW (5) Points+ per serving. Irish Soda Bread is studded with currants and makes 16 servings.

Ingredients:irish-soda-bread

Non-Stick cooking spray
3-1/4 cups flour
cups  flour
1/3 cup plus 1 tbsp sugar, divided
1 tsp baking Powder
1 tsp baking soda
1 tsp salt
1/2 cup cold butter, cut up
1-1/3 cups buttermilk
1/2 cup currants or raisins
2 to 3 tap Caraway Seeds (optional)

Directions:

Preheat oven to 350° F.

2. Mix flour, 1/3 cup sugar, baking powder, baking soda and salt in a large bowl. Cut in butter with pastry blender or 2 knives until mixture resembles coarse crumbs. Add buttermilk and currants; (Add 2 to 3 tsp caraway seeds to flour mixture along with the buttermilk and currants if desired). Stir just until moistened.

3. Place dough on a lightly floured surface; knead 10 times. Shape into a 2-1/2 inch-thick round. Place on baking sheet sprayed with cooking spray. Cut deep 1/2-inch “X” in top of dough; sprinkle with remaining sugar.

4. Bake 1 hour or until golden brown. Remove from baking sheet to wire rack; cool completely before cutting into wedges. (cut into 16 equal-sized wedges).

NOTE:
Store leftover bread in resealable plastic bag at room temperature up to 24 hours. Or, for longer storage, wrap tightly and freeze up to 2 months; thaw at room temperature before serving.

Yield: 16 servings
Serving Size: 1 piece per serving.

WW Points+ = 5

Carb Choices: 1-1/2

Nutritional Information:
Calories: 170, Total Fat 6g, Saturated Fat 4g, Cholesterol 15mg, Sodium 330mg, Carbohydrates 26g, Sugars 6g, Fiber 1g, Protein 3g, Vitamin A 4 %DV,
Vitamin C 2 %DV, Iron 6 %DV

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