You know what I love? Quick bread. It’s a cross between cake and bread. There’s no fickle yeast to deal with, so quick bread recipes are generally easy to make. And yeah, they’re quick, just like the name implies. Perfect for those who aren’t skilled bakers. They are also so versatile, with many variations depending on your favorite fruit, nuts, and even candy, and quick bread can be sweet or savory.
I have made my grandma’s banana bread recipe a million times so I’ve been looking for new quick bread recipes. And here’s the thing: I hit the jackpot. My favorite quick breads have chocolate in them. (I know that’s a shocker, right?!) But the list that I’ve rounded up isn’t limited to just chocolaty stuff; I also included quick bread recipes with lemon, peanut butter, red velvet, butterscotch, and cinnamon. I think I may just get off my butt and bake this afternoon.
These quick bread recipes area so easy, they practically make themselves:
Karen Petersen is a cookbook author and food blogger at 365 Days of Slow Cooking. Mostly she writes about the new foods and recipes she's been making at her home for her husband and two children. She loves easy recipes that are full of flavor. She is a crockpot connoisseur and has created over 1000 slow cooker recipes in the past 5 1/2 years. She loves dessert more than anything else in the whole world and likes to plan it, make it, eat it, talk about it while eating it and then review it after it's gone. You can also visit Karen on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Google+, and Pinterest.