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PREP TIME:

15 min

COOK TIME:

1 hrs

YIELD:

1 loaf

INGREDIENTS:

Crisco® Original No-Stick Cooking Spray 1 tsp. baking powder
BREAD 1 tsp. baking soda
1/2 cup firmly packed light brown sugar 1/4 tsp. salt
1/3 cup Crisco® Pure Vegetable Oil 1 cup raisins
OR 1/3 cup Crisco® Puritan® Canola Oil with Omega-3 DHA TOPPING
4 large egg whites 2 tbsps. quick or old-fashioned oats (not instant) uncooked
1 cup chunky applesauce 1 tbsp. chopped almonds
2 tbsps. water 1 1/2 tsps. firmly packed brown sugar
1 1/2 cups quick or old-fashioned oats (not instant) uncooked1/4 tsp. ground cinnamon
1 1/4 cups Pillsbury BEST® All Purpose Flour GARNISH
1 1/2 tsps. ground cinnamon Applesauce

PREPARATION DIRECTIONS:

  1. HEAT oven to 375ºF. Coat a 9 x 5 x 3-inch loaf pan with no-stick cooking spray. Place cooling rack on countertop.

  2. COMBINE brown sugar, oil, egg whites, applesauce and water in large bowl.

  3. COMBINE oats, flour, cinnamon, baking powder, baking soda and salt in medium bowl. Stir into liquid ingredients until just blended. Stir in raisins. Spoon into prepared loaf pan.

  4. MIX together oats, almonds, brown sugar and cinnamon. Sprinkle over top of loaf.

  5. BAKE 50 to 60 minutes or until golden brown and toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Do not overbake. Cool 10 minutes in pan on cooling rack. Loosen from sides. Remove from pan. Cool completely on cooling rack.

  6. PLACE slice on serving plate. Spoon about 2 tablespoons additional applesauce over top of each slice.

  7. APPLESAUCE OATMEAL RAISIN MUFFINS

  8. HEAT oven to 400ºF. Line 12 medium (about 2 1/2-inch) muffin cups with foil or paper liners. Fill muffin cups almost full. Sprinkle with topping. Bake 18 to 22 minutes or until golden brown and toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool 5 minutes before removing from pan. Spoon remaining applesauce over muffin halves, if desired.