Use Freshly Baked Raisin Bread For Sandwiches

Freshly baked raisin bread goes well with peanut butter, jam, butter or marmalade.  The recipe below is simple, easy and quick.  Try it with your Admiral fish sandwich, you wouldn't be disappointed.

Where can you purchase this bread?

All the local bakeries on the island bake this bread fresh every day.  They can be purchased directly from the bakery itself or at local grocery stores around the island.  Loafs do not cost much if you purchase directly from the bakery however, they price can change slightly if you purchase a loaf from any other store.  This recipe can easily be converted into a recipe for the Good Friday meal of hot cross buns.  Should you wish to do this it may be best to double this recipe so that you can yield more buns

A quick receipe


  • 2 cups flour
  • ½ cup sugar
  • 1 box of raisins
  • 2 tsps baking powder
  • 1 cup milk
  • 1 egg
  • cinnamon


  1. Preheat oven to 350° F, grease your loaf pan with margarine and lightly cover in flour
  2. In a large bowl mix together all your dry ingredients with the raisins.
  3. Beat the egg in a separate bowl.  Add milk and egg to dry ingredient mixture.  Pour batter into a greased loaf pan and bake for 45 minutes.