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Butter Pecan Bread Recipe


2 1/4 cups sifted all-purpose flour
2 teaspoons baking powder
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
1/4 teaspoon nutmeg
1 cup light brown sugar, packed
1 egg, beaten
1 cup buttermilk
2 tablespoons melted butter
1 cup chopped pecans

Sift together the flour, baking powder, soda, salt, and spices; blend in brown sugar.

Combine egg, buttermilk, and butter; add to flour mixture, stirring to blend well. Stir in chopped nuts. Turn batter into a greased and floured 9x5x3-inch loaf pan. Bake at 350° for 45 to 50 minutes, or until a toothpick is clean when put in the center and removed.

26 comments:

  1. Fabulous bread and awesome photos! Did you shoot on glass? They are really beautiful Claudia!

    I really enjoy sweet breads. Haven't tried a Butter Pecan yet but I feel coming soon :)

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  2. Wonderful! This spicy bread looks delicious, so fragrant and even light. I like pecans very much, but here it's quite a problem to find them. I'll try. Bye bye, have a great we

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  3. The moisture of that bread is just breath taking... I couldn't resist it. It is morning time right now, and I would do anything to have a piece of that in my hand right now!
    Beautiful :D

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  4. Would have been nice to have this with my morning tea!

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  5. Oh, man, this sounds and looks outstanding! Beautiful.

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  6. Hi Claudia, I'm back in action from a vacation! Sorry, haven't visited your blog for a while....

    Fabulous Pecan recipe. I can't bake for nuts so won't u make me some?? Hahaha!

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  7. Pecans! My favorite nut :) Gorgeous bread, well done!

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  8. Great photos, Claudia! I love pecans, this looks delicious and moist :)

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  9. This bread look yummy! gloria

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  10. What a great bread..I love butter pecan(I have always butter pecan ice cream in my fridge haha) Great recipe, must try!

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  11. If it looks that amazing I could imagine how beautiful your home must smell like, great photography. I could eat a loaf for breakfast =]

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  12. Oh wow that bread is making my mouth water!

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  13. cake looks wonderful with buttermilk delicious

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  14. Butter pecan bread, looks awesome delicious. I love most of quick bread.

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  15. Butter pecan is one of my favorite ice creams, so I can imagine how good this bread must taste. Happy Mother's Day to you, Claudia.

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  16. This is beautiful Claudia. That luscious bread looks like it's floating. Very Nice!

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  17. Love the name of this, butter pecan! How delicious, thanks Claudia.

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  18. That is a huge piece of butter! I like it! :)

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  19. I love this recipe and your pictures are so beautiful!

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  20. That bread looks so moist and yummy. I have a sweet treat linky party going on at my blog and I'd like to invite you to stop by and link your bread up. http://sweet-as-sugar-cookies.blogspot.com/2011/05/sweets-for-saturday-16.html

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  21. Mmmmm, Claudia, my favorite ice cream flavor is butter pecan and now you've taught me how to enjoy it in bread! YUM! Hope you're enjoying Mother's Day!

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  22. Ooooooo lala! This sounds wonderful!

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  23. Oh my goodness, what a great looking bread. I've never had or even heard of Butter Pecan, but it sounds very good and tempting.

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  24. What I wouldn't do for a hunk of that right now. :-)

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  25. Butter pecan has always been a favorite...what a great sweet bread, delicious!

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  26. One of my favorite ice creams in bread form! How unique and delicious! Yay - I can comment!

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