Baking Priest Says Bread Brings Meaning And Tradition To Easter
(NAPSA) - When immigrants from the four corners of Europe came to America, they brought a variety of traditional Easter bread recipes. Now chocolate Easter bunnies, yellow marshmallow chicks and jelly beans signify the holiday but at one time families served Easter breads, which are rich in symbolism and history.
Father Dominic Garramone, a Catholic priest, cookbook author and host of the TV show 'Breaking Bread with Father Dominic,' would like to ensure that Easter bread traditions are not forgotten. 'Bread for Easter is one way of bringing some tradition and meaning back to the holiday,' he says. Here is one of his tried-and-true brunch recipes: