VERIFIED BY Taste of Home Test Kitchen
- 1 can (8 ounces) crushed pineapple
- 2 cups all-purpose flour
- 3/4 cup sugar
- 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
- 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 1 egg
- 1/2 cup 2% milk
- 1/4 cup butter, melted
- 1 cup chopped walnuts
- Drain pineapple, reserving 1/4 cup juice; set aside. In a large bowl, combine the flour, sugar, baking powder, baking soda and salt. In a small bowl, whisk the pineapple, reserved juice, egg, milk and butter. Stir into the dry ingredients just until moistened. Fold in walnuts.
- Pour into a greased 8x4-in. loaf pan. Bake at 350° for 55-60 minutes or until a toothpick inserted near the center comes out clean. Cool for 10 minutes before removing from pan to a wire rack to cool completely. Yield: 1 loaf (12 slices).
Originally published as Pineapple Nut Bread in Taste of Home's Holiday & Celebrations Cookbook Annual 2005, p58