1 1/4 c Unbleached Flour, Sifted 1 c All Bran
1 1/2 t Baking Powder 1 t Grated Lemon Peel (ZestOnly)
1 t Salt 2 ea Large Eggs, Beaten
1/2 c Active Sourdough Starter 1/4 c Vegetable Oil
3/4 c Buttermilk or Sour Milk 3/4 c Firmly Packed. Brown Sugar
1 c Finely Chopped Pitted Dates
Sift dry ingredients together. Dust dates with 1 T flour mixture,
then add to the bowl. Then add the brown sugar, all bran, and grated
lemon peel. Combine 3/4 cu buttermilk, 2 beaten eggs, 1/4 cup
vegetable oil. Add all once to flour mixture with the sourdough
starter, stirring until well moistened. Pour into greased or waxpaper
lined loaf pan about 9 x 5-inches. Bake at 350 degrees for 1 hour.
Allow to stand 10 minutes in pan and then remove from pan and cool
until cold. Wrap in plastic wrap or foil and place in Refrigerator.
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