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Bugs Bunny Bread

Prep Time: 15 minutes  
Cook Time:  60 minutes  

Makes:
1 Loaf

1/2 cup brown sugar
1/2 cup granulated sugar
1/2 cup vegetable oil
2 eggs
1 2/3 cups whole wheat flour
1 teaspoon baking soda
1/4 teaspoon salt
3/4 teaspoon nutmeg
1 teaspoon cinnamon
1 1/2 cups finely grated carrots*
1/2 cup raisins
1/2 cup chopped pecans, optional
*Approximately 3 large or 4 small carrots.

Preheat oven to 350F. Lightly grease bottom only of one 8 1/2 x 4 1/2-inch loaf pan.

In large bowl, beat brown sugar, granulated sugar and oil 1 minute, scrape bowl. Add eggs one at a time, beating well after each addition.

Sift together whole wheat flour, soda, salt, nutmeg, and cinnamon. Stir into bowl mixture just until dry ingredients are moistened. Fold in carrots, raisins and pecans.

Pour batter into prepared pan. Bake for 60 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean.

Cool 10 minutes; remove from pan. Cool completely on wire rack. Makes 1 loaf.

Nutritional Analysis: One 1-oz. serving provides 95 calories, 2 g protein, 14 g carbohydrates, 4 g fat, 15 mg cholesterol, 1 g dietary fiber, 10 mg calcium, 79 mg potassium and 70 mg sodium.