for family meals :
Olive Oil Quick Bread
recipe comes from Mangia
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1/2 cups all-purpose flour
2 tsp baking powder
1 cup sugar
2 eggs, lightly beaten
3/4 cup milk
1/2 cup olive oil
1/2 cup golden raisins
Grated zest of 1 lemon
1/4 cup coarsely chopped walnuts
a mixing bowl, stir together the flour, baking
powder, salt and sugar. Add the eggs, milk,
and olive oil. Beat well.
the raisins and lemon zest and stir to distribute
a loaf pan. Pour the batter into the pan and
sprinkle the top with the walnuts.
for 60 minutes, or until a skewer inserted in
the center comes out dry.
cool a few minutes, unmold, and cool on a rack.
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