Baked Goods

Home of Ontario Sweet Potatoes & Round Plains Plantation Bakery

Southern Sweet Potato Bread

  • Heat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit.
  • Grease a 9 by 5 by 3 inch loaf pan.
  • Cream butter; add brown sugar and bat until light and fluffy.
  • Add eggs, sweet potatoes, milk and orange rind.
  • Beat with mixer until thoroughly combined.
  • Add flour, nutmeg, allspice and nuts to sweet potato mixture.
  • Mix until smooth.
  • Turn batter into prepared pan.
  • Bake 45 to 50 minutes.
  • Let cool in pan 10 minutes.
  • Remove to cake rack.
  • Cool before slicing.
  • Serve with Orange Cream Spread (recipe below).
  • Note: If using plain four, sift 3 tsp. baking power and 1 tsp. salt with flour.
  • Orange Cream Spread
  • Into one (3 ounce) package of cream cheese, blend in 1 tbsp. orange juice and 1 tsp grated peel.