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Easy loaf cake recipes

Everyone loves simple, no-frills loaf cake. From banana loaf to nut loaf, these recipes are sure to go down a treat at your next morning or afternoon tea

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    Blueberry and nut loaf

    This blueberry and nut loaf benfits from the crunch of hazelnuts. The fresh blueberries make this homemade loaf simply irresistible. Serve sliced with cream cheese and berry compote.

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    Spicy pear loaf

    Spicy pear loaf can be iced for a sweet treat or served warm with lashings of butter.

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    Blackberry loaf cake

    Nici Wickes' blackberry loaf cake recipe has no frivolous icing or too-sweet fillings, it's just good, old-fashioned comfort food. Its straightforward unfussiness is so appealing - just like nana's baking

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    Banana loaf with walnut butter

    There are few things more comforting than the smell of freshly baked banana bread wafting around your kitchen. Served sliced straight out of the oven, top with creamy walnut butter for a divine morning tea.

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    Tamarillo loaf cake

    Growing up, we called them “tree tomatoes”, a reference to their colour and shape. A name change to tamarillo and this tart, fleshy autumn fruit remains one of my favourites to eat and cook with

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    Lemon and poppy seed loaf

    This perfectly zesty lemon and poppy seed loaf recipe is destined to be a favourite. Dense, moist and covered with a tangy lemon icing, this loaf goes hand in hand with a cup of tea and company

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    Pineapple, ginger and chocolate loaf

    Treat yourself with this pineapple, ginger and chocolate loaf recipe. It's drizzled with dark chocolate and topped with glacé ginger for a truly decadent finish

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    Date, carrot and honey loaf

    Naturally sweet and perfectly fluffy, prepare this golden date, carrot and honey loaf for your family and friends. Enjoy your loaf warm, sliced and with a cup of tea any time of the day.

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