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    This delicious recipe for Easter babka comes from the "Martha Stewart Living" television show.

    Ingredients

    • 2 cups milk
    • 1/2 pound (2 sticks) unsalted butter, plus more for bowl
    • 2 envelopes (2 tablespoons) dry yeast
    • 1/4 cup warm water
    • 4 large eggs
    • 4 large egg yolks
    • 1 cup sugar
    • 1 teaspoon salt
    • Zest of 2 oranges
    • Zest of 1 lemon
    • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
    • 1 tablespoon orange-flavored liqueur
    • 9 cups sifted unbleached flour, plus more for work surface
    • 1 cup slivered almonds, chopped
    • 1 cup raisins
    • 1 cup golden raisins
    • 3 tablespoons confectioners' sugar (optional)
    • 1 1/4 cups confectioners' sugar mixed with 1/4 cup lemon juice and 1 teaspoon water, for glaze

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 3
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 2961 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 93 g 142.59%
    • Saturated Fat: 43 g 217.17%
    • Trans Fat: 3 g %
    • Cholesterol: 179 mg 59.58%
    • Sodium: 940 mg 39.18%
    • Calcium: 511 mg 51.08%
    • Potassium: 2050 mg 58.56%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 20 mg 108.98%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 489 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 24 g 95.2%
    • Sugar: 156 g
    • Protein: 71 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 6 g
    • Vitamin A 53.66%
    • Vitamin C 84.9%
    • Vitamin D 25.74%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat17
    • Exchange - Fruit6
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk1
    • Exchange - Other Carbs4
    • Exchange - Starch21
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat1
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total26 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit2 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy1 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total3 oz-eq

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