Lemon Bread

1 Aug

Oh CSA packages. Here they are, meant to make me a healthier person.

And yet, I take their bounty and douse them in sugar, butter, and other life-shortening ingredients.

The lemons we had from our last package were the only things left from the shipment. I know! It only took us three weeks to work our way to the bottom of the box.

So, of course the occasion calls for lemon bread.

Don’t question it. ANY occasion calls for lemon bread. Obviously.

Lemon Bread,c/o tasteofhome.com

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Ingredients
1 TBSP lemon rind
2 TBSP lemon juice
1 C sugar
1/2 C butter
2 eggs
1/2 C milk
1 1/2 C flour
1 tsp baking powder
1/8 tsp salt

Powdered sugar
Lemon juice

Preparation

Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

Mix together sugar and butter. Add eggs, rind, and juice. Add baking powder and salt. Alternate adding flour and milk until dough is well mixed.

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Pour into prepared loaf pan and bake for 45 minutes or until center is cooked all the way through. Cool for 10 minutes and then remove from pan.

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Prepare glaze with powdered sugar and lemon juice. Pour glaze over bread and serve.

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6 Responses to “Lemon Bread”

  1. Meghan August 1, 2013 at 3:06 pm #

    Looks so good, I’m gonna have to make this for Curt sometime. Lemon anything is his favorite.

    • tealandtulle August 1, 2013 at 3:07 pm #

      That’s how Steve is! He loves anything lemon.

  2. Sockmonkeys Kitchen August 1, 2013 at 2:34 pm #

    I’m totally in agreement with you…ANY occasion calls for Lemon Bread! PS: love your pan – it’s adorable! =0)

    • tealandtulle August 1, 2013 at 2:36 pm #

      Thanks! I picked it up from William-Sonoma about 4-5 years ago. It makes great looking (and tasting) bread, but it’s a pain to clean!

      • Sockmonkeys Kitchen August 1, 2013 at 2:38 pm #

        oooooooh yeah, cleaning those little monsters – yikes! I had a lovely cathedral-looking one that worked beautifully (in theory)…but not in the afterscrub 😉
        You did a lovely job with that cake!

  3. Ginger August 1, 2013 at 2:33 pm #

    I’m on it.

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