Coffee Bread Recipe

Ingredients for Coffee Bread Recipe

  • ¾ cup milk
  • ½ cup melted vegetable shortening
  • ½ cake compressed yeast
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 teaspoon lemon extract
  • ¼ cup chopped English walnut meats
  • Flour


  1. Heat milk slightly then add flour and yeast dissolved in little lukewarm water.
  2. Allow to rise until light, then add vegetable shortening, beaten eggs, sugar, lemon, salt, and enough flour to make a stiff dough.
  3. Knead ten minutes and let rise until light.
  4. Place in greased pan and let rise again.
  5. Spread with melted vegetable shortening and sprinkle with sugar, cinnamon, and nuts.
  6. Bake at 400 degrees for 30 minutes.
  7. Sufficient for one large loaf.


Coffee Bread Recipe