LEMON LOAF

Ingredients:

  • Bread:
    • 1 Med Lemon
    • 2 1/4 Cup Flour
    • 1 ½ tsp Baking Powder
    • 3/4 tsp Salt
    • 3/4 Cup Margarine
    • 3 Eggs
    • ¾ Cup Milk
    • 1 ½ Cup Sugar
  • Glaze:
    • ¼ C Powdered Sugar, Sifted
    • 1 ½ t Milk, 1% Fat
    • 1/8 t Vanilla

 

Directions:
Day One:
  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Grate 1 T. of lemon peel from the lemon (often referred to as the “zest”); set aside.
  3. Grease a 9×12 loaf pan
  4. In a large bowl, mix flour, baking powder, salt and 1 ½ cups of sugar
  5. With pastry blender or 2 knives, used scissor-fashion, cut in butter until mixture resembles coarse crumbs.
  6. Stir in Lemon peel.
  7. In a small bowl, whisk the eggs and stir in the milk.
  8. Next, with a rubber scraper, stir this mixture into the flour mixture just until flour is moistened.
  9. Spoon into pan.
  10. Bake for 75 minutes.
  11. Cool in pan on wire rack for 30 minutes.
Day Two:
  1. Mix last 3 ingredients and drizzle over top of bread before it’s cut.
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