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Friday, June 5, 2015

Cheddar Rosemary Bread

   I just love the way rosemary tastes in food. It also has a wonderful scent to it. I have a big rosemary bush in my yard and I love that I can just cut a sprig of rosemary when I need it. I cook and bake with rosemary often. I decided to make bread with my rosemary and made a loaf that does not require yeast. This bread is simple to make also as it uses one bowl. I also wanted a bread that was lower in fat so I substituted applesauce for some of the butter. The applesauce gave the bread great moisture. Pair this bread with soup for a delicious meal

Cheddar Rosemary Bread

2 cups flour
2 teaspoons baking powder
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 teaspoon salt
2 teaspoons fresh rosemary, finely chopped
3 tablespoons butter, melted
2 eggs
1/2 cup milk
1 cup applesauce
1 1/2 cups shredded cheddar cheese
1/4 cup shredded cheddar cheese for topping the bread

Preheat the oven to 350 F

Lightly grease a loaf pan. In a bowl, combine the flour, baking soda, baking powder, and salt. Add the rosemary. Then add the melted butter, eggs, milk, and applesauce to the flour mixture and combine well. Add the 1 1/2 cup shredded cheese and mix well. Pour batter into the prepared pan and sprinkle the 1/4 cheese on top. Bake for 50 minutes or until an inserted knife comes out clean. Cool the bread for 10 minutes before taking the bread out of the pan.


GiGi Eats Celebrities said...

Mmmmm cheesy bread! I am not sure there is much more better than that! ;)

Unknown said...

OMG, cheesy bread - I'm in. Combining my two favs is genius. Thanks for sharing this fab recipe :D

Jamie said...

Looks delicious Tara - saving this recipe to try one night! :)

Kaylin said...

Wow, first time to your blog and I am impressed!!! Especially with this bread. I need this bread in my life. It seems so simple, which is my kind of recipe.

Healing Tomato said...

You have a great recipe here. I love using rosemary in everything this days.

Kerrie McLoughlin said...

Making strawberry jam this morning and was thinking I should also whip up some break of some sort. This is perfect!

The Minister's Wife said...

This sounds amazing! My family would love this! Saving this one for sure!!

Shonda @AbundantJourneys said...

This is a new one for me. I've never heard of cheddar rosemary bread. Looks interesting.

Jackie Harris said...

Pinning this to my recipes to try. I have never cooked bread but this looks great. I think I will venture out to try this.

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