Cardamom is the second most expensive spice in the world. It is the seed of the ginger plant and must be snipped from the plant by hand. It is delicious in pastries and is a favorite in Scandinavian countries.
This simple quick bread uses molasses, oats, whole wheat flour, all purpose flour and dates or raisins. This is one of my personal quick bread favorites.
Recipe for 100% whole wheat bread sweetened with honey.
This bread slices easier if allowed to cool thoroughly. It is delicious and makes a nice variation when served with a tray of nut breads.
Recipe variations include a braided bread, hamburger buns or rosemary bread sticks.