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Lemon Tea Bread

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  Unsifted all purpose flour 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Baking powder 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Salt 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Butter/Regular margarine 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Sugar 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Eggs 2
  Milk 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  Chopped walnuts 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Grated lemon peel 2 Teaspoon
  Lemon juice 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Sugar 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)

Lightly grease 9-by-5-by-3-inch loaf pan.
Preheat oven to 350F.
Sift flour with baking powder and salt; set aside.
In large bowl of electric mixer, at medium speed, beat butter with 1 cup sugar until light and fluffy.
Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition; beat until very light and fluffy.
At low speed, beat in flour mixture alternately with milk, beginning and ending with flour mix- ture; beat just until combined.
Stir in nuts and lemon peel.
Turn batter into prepared pan.
Bake 55 to 60 minutes, or until cake tester inserted in center comes out clean.
Make Syrup: In small saucepan, combine lemon juice and sugar; cook, stirring, 1 minute, or until syrupy.
Pour evenly over bread as soon as it is re- moved from oven.
Let cool in pan 10 minutes.
Remove to wire rack; let cool completely.
Makes 1 loaf.

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 3346 Calories from Fat 1264

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 143 g220%

Saturated Fat 65.6 g328%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 672.4 mg224.1%

Sodium 870.5 mg36.3%

Total Carbohydrates 475 g158.5%

Dietary Fiber 13.9 g55.5%

Sugars 273.8 g

Protein 52 g103.7%

Vitamin A 67.9% Vitamin C 68.3%

Calcium 44.6% Iron 87.9%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Lemon Tea Bread Recipe