pumpkin (fruit) bread

        makes 1  9x5 loaf

        cream 1/3 c butter
        1  c brown sugar
        1/2 tsp vanilla  

        beat in 2 eggs

        stir in 1 c mashed pumpkin
           or mashed ripe bananas, or cooked winter squash  
           (hubbard, butternut, buttercup, etc), 
           or grated fresh zucchini or chopped rhubarb 
           or finely chopped peeled apples
           or other similar fruits or vegetables

        sift 1 2/3 c whole wheat flour  
             (or add part buckwheat flour 
              for dark heavy flavorful loaf)
        1/4 tsp baking powder
        1 tsp soda
        3/4 tsp salt
        1/2 tsp cinnamon
        1/2 tsp nutmeg

        add dry ingredients to other ingredients
        mix well

        add 1/2 c chopped nuts if desired

        bake in greased loaf pan 350 F for 55-60 min
           or until a knife or toothpick comes out clean

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last update 5-12-99