Mean Chef's Lemon Tea Cake

Recipe by newspapergal
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READY IN: 1hr 35mins
YIELD: 1 loaf
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Preheat oven to 350.
  • Butter and flour a 4 1/2 x 8 1/2 inch loaf pan.
  • Sift flou, baking powder and salt together into a bowl.
  • Beat butter and lemon zest together with an electric mixer (use paddle attachment) until light and smooth- about 1 minute.
  • Add sugar, eggs, coriander and mace; beat until smooth.
  • Add half of the milk, beat until just blender.
  • Add the flour mixture in two batches, beat until just blended and scraping the bowl as needed.
  • Add remaining milk and mix until just blended.
  • Add caraway seeds and stir in with a rubber spatula.
  • Transfer to loaf pan and smooth top.
  • Bake until tester comes out clean in the middle of the loaf- abou 60-65 minutes.
  • Let cool for 10 minutes, remove cake from pan and cool completely on a rack.
  • Cake will keep 3 days at room temperature if wrapped well.
  • Cut with a serrated knife in thick slices- cake is tender.
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