Apple loaf

Serves 4-8

Preparation time: 30 minutes

Cooking time: 1 hour


  • 2 large eggs
  • 4 oz margarine
  • 4oz sugar
  • 8oz self raising flour
  • 1 level teaspoon of honey or syrup
  • 2 oz sultanas
  • 2oz walnuts or another 2oz sultanas
  • Pinch of salt
  • 1 level teaspoon of mixed spice
  • 1 medium cooking apple, peeled, cored and chopped


  • Place all ingredients in a deep bowl and mix for 2 minutes
  • Put into a 2lb loaf tin (lined)
  • Bake for 1 hour gas mark 4, then reduce to gas mark 3 for another 10 minutes (if required)

Also freezes well

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