Total Time
1hr 30mins
Prep 30 mins
Cook 1 hr

Sissy makes these easy breads up to give as food gifts during the holidays.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
  2. Grease bottom of 9 x 5 x 3-inch loaf pan; set aside.
  3. Cream 1 cup sugar, shortening, and vanilla with electric mixer in mixing bowl until light and fluffy.
  4. Add eggs and buttermilk; blend well.
  5. Add flour; blend well. Stir in lemon peel and apples.
  6. Pour into prepared pan.
  7. Combine 2 tablespoons sugar and cinnamon; sprinkle over batter.
  8. Bake 1 hour, or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool in pan 10 minutes. Gently loosen sides of loaf. Turn out onto wire rack to cool completely.

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