Sweet Bread

Sweet bread may be cooked in a loaf, but it rarely is used like regular bread for sandwiches or as counterpoint for a savory meal. When made with fruit or preserves, it is a favorite breakfast dish in lieu of a muffin or donut, or as the basis for interesting French toast. Among the latter is the Portuguese raisin French toast at J.P. Spoonem’s in Cranston, Rhode Island. It is raisin bread topped with butter, brown sugar, raisins, bananas, walnuts, and whipped cream. At Jamm’s Restaurant in Las Vegas, a “pot of bread” is muffin-sweet, available garlanded with Nutella, fruit, or cinnamon and raisins. Hawaiian sweet bread is something else. A variant of Portuguese sweet bread that is made with eggs, butter, and plenty of sugar, it is a name brand sold as buns and as rolls for burgers and hot dogs.

Restaurants With This Dish

Sour cream custard flecked with raisins is capped by a tall meringue in this diner's piece of pie
Crystal Café

SOUTH SIOUX CITY, NE

Muffin Patch

OLD FORGE, NY

Lawry’s Pasty Shop

ISHPEMING, MI

Rainbow Drive-In

HONOLULU, HI

Southern Manners

COLUMBUS, NC

Pepe’s Cafe & Steak House

KEY WEST, FL

Discuss

What do you think of Sweet Bread?

Latest Articles & Guides

Spring rolls with see-through wrap that shows the shrimp within at Dong Thap Noodles
The Best Affordable Restaurants in Seattle

Seattle has some of the best food in the country hands down  Although there are some...

A full plate of fresh oysters on the halfshell a must order at any seafood restaurant
The Essential 22 Seafood Restaurants in the US

Seafood is a delicacy that has been enjoyed since the beginning of time Its flavors are unique...

A photo of the original Rainbow Cone, a Chicago-style ice cream shop's signature treat featuring five flavors of ice cream on a single cone.
The Essential Cheap Eats in Chicago

We have for you a list of some of the top eats on a budget when you are visiting Chicago, Il ...

The Best Affordable Restaurants in Miami, FL

The Best Affordable Restaurants in Miami that Won't Break the Bank Miami is a city that's...

Florida’s North Coast

Florida's north coast is an eater's paradise, with fare both exotic and familiar The menu...

Roadfood Adventures: Gulf Coast Treasures from Florida to Alabama

Road trip: Apalachicola, Florida to Mobile, Alabama Roadfood Adventures are not just quests...

×

Connect with us #Roadfood

Share to...