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Strawberry Nut Bread

In Breads and Deserts on June 5, 2010 at 7:43 pm

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This weekend is the first weekend of strawberry season!  I have been patiently waiting for this weekend since last fall when the price of tasteless imported strawberries skyrocketed to $5.00 for one of those little plastic containers.  They are so dry inside that they hardly resemble fresh strawberries.

I went to my local U-Pick this afternoon and bought pounds upon pounds of strawberries- all for less than $10!  I forgot my camera and had to use my phone camera, so the picture of the field is a little shabby.

U-Pick

I haven’t gone grocery shopping in quite a few days so I really had to scrounge around my kitchen to figure out what I could make with these freshly picked strawberries.

berries

I finally settled on making a strawberry bread, which I have never made or eaten before.  I based the recipe off this recipe from Workout then Cook.  I made a few minor alternations along the way but I basically used the same recipe.

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