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    Lemon Loaf Cake

    Lemon Loaf Cake. Photo by chia

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    Total Time:

    Prep Time:

    Cook Time:

    1 hr 15 mins

    15 mins

    1 hr

    ellie_'s Note:

    This uses cake flour which is not the same as all purpose flour. This cake can be prepared 3 days ahead of time, wrapped tightly and roomed at room temperature. Recipe source: Bon Appetit (October 1984)

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    Ingredients:

    Yield:

    cake

    Units: US | Metric

    Directions:

    1. 1
      Preheat oven to 325°F.
    2. 2
      Butter a loaf pan and set aside.
    3. 3
      Using a food processor process the flour, baking powder and salt together for 3 seconds and pour into a bowl and set aside.
    4. 4
      In the food processor process the sugar and lemon peel until peel is minced.
    5. 5
      Add eggs and process for 1 minute.
    6. 6
      Add butter and blend for 1 minute.
    7. 7
      Add the dry ingredients and mix using 2 on/off turns.
    8. 8
      Run a spatula around the sides mixture and then blend until ingredients are combined using 1 or 2 on/off turns.
    9. 9
      Transfer mixture to prepared pan.
    10. 10
      Bake for 55-60 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean.
    11. 11
      Cool in pan for 5 minutes and then invert on a cooling rack, turning right side up.
    12. 12
      For the icing mix together the powdered sugar and lemon juice in a small bowl.
    13. 13
      Brush icing over top and sides of cake.

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    Ratings & Reviews:

    • on January 25, 2008

      45

      Very good lemon flavour and a lighter texture than other lemon loaves I've tried. It was a nice change and a huge hit with the family- quote, "This lemon loaf rocks!" I poured the glaze over the loaf while still in the pan, after about 5 minutes after it came out of the oven. Then after about 15 minutes I removed the loaf from the pan to cool. That way all of the glaze was soaked up into the cake.

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    • on February 13, 2007

      45

      this loaf was very easy to prepare and rose high with a light texture. i would have preferred more of a lemon flavor, next time i might add some lemon juice along with the zest to the batter. the glaze was lovely.

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    Nutritional Facts for Lemon Loaf Cake

    Serving Size: 1 (825 g)

    Servings Per Recipe: 1

    Amount Per Serving
    % Daily Value
    Calories 3115.9
     
    Calories from Fat 1393
    44%
    Total Fat 154.8 g
    238%
    Saturated Fat 92.3 g
    461%
    Cholesterol 1000.5 mg
    333%
    Sodium 1850.2 mg
    77%
    Total Carbohydrate 403.5 g
    134%
    Dietary Fiber 4.9 g
    19%
    Sugars 237.2 g
    949%
    Protein 37.5 g
    75%

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