Phil Vickery's easy apple and sultana teabread, made with porridge oats, apples, sultanas and mixed spices, is a wonderfully flavoursome treat. For an extra something special with your afternoon cup of tea, this deliciously moist teabread is just the thing. It's also great for packed lunches, picnics, are a post-supper treat. Love Phil's recipes? We've got loads more delicious treats by Phil Vickery right here
- 25g porridge oats
- 50g Muscovado sugar
- 2 medium Bramley apples, cored, peeled and grated
- 6 tbsp apple juice
- 4 tbsp olive oil
- 115g self raising flour
- 115g sultanas
- ½ tsp baking powder
- 1 tsp mixed spice
- 1 medium egg, beaten
Preheat the oven to 180°C/Gas Mark 4.
Place the oats and sugar into a bowl, add the grated apple, juice and oil, mix well and then leave for 15 minutes.
Add the flour, sultanas, baking powder, mixed spice and egg and mix well, but carefully.
Spoon the mixture into a greased and lined 1lb loaf tin. Bake for 45-50 minutes, then remove from the oven and cool slightly.
When cool, slice and serve with a smidgeon of olive oil spread (if that?s allowed!).