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Bread, Persimmon-Fruit (D, TNT)
Source: Self
Serves: 12

1/2 cup butter, softened
1 cup sugar
1 large egg
1 cup persimmon pulp
1-1/2 cups flour
1/4 tsp. salt
2 tsp. baking powder
2 tsp. cinnamon
1/2 tsp. cloves
1 cup currants
1 cup walnuts, chopped
1 bag diced dried fruit

Cream butter and sugar. Add egg and stir until light and fluffy. Add persimmon pulp, currants, chopped nuts, and dried fruit.

Sift in flour, salt, baking powder, cinnamon, and cloves. Stir until blended.

Spray a 9"x5" nonstick loaf pan with non-stick spray and flour the bottom and sides. Pour batter into it, and bake at 325°F for 1-1/4 hours. Cool for 15 minutes in pan, then turn out onto wire rack to finish cooling.

Serve in slices. Good with cream cheese.

Posted by Debbie Sichel

Nutritional Info Per Serving: (excluding unknown items): 293 Calories; 14g Fat (41.7% calories from fat); 5g Protein; 39g Carbohydrate; 2g Dietary Fiber; 36mg Cholesterol; 210mg Sodium
Exchanges: 1 Grain(Starch); 1/2 Lean Meat; 1/2 Fruit; 2-1/2 Fat; 1 Other Carbohydrates