Lemon Loaf Recipe

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Preparation Time25 MinCooking Time1 Hr 0 Min
Ready In1 Hr 25 MinDifficulty LevelMedium
Health IndexAverageServings6
VegetarianMain Ingredient


 Butter/Margarine1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Granulated sugar1 Cup (16 tbs)
 Milk1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 All purpose flour1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
 Baking powder1 Teaspoon
 Salt1⁄2 Teaspoon
 Grated rind of lemon1

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 413 Calories from Fat 157

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 18 g27.4%

Saturated Fat 10.5 g52.7%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 112.7 mg

Sodium 260.9 mg10.9%

Total Carbohydrates 59 g19.5%

Dietary Fiber 0.93 g3.7%

Sugars 34.6 g

Protein 6 g12.2%

Vitamin A 11.4% Vitamin C 1.8%

Calcium 10.2% Iron 10.4%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1. Pre-heat the oven to 350ºF (180°C).
2. Apply butter or margarine on a 9x5x3 inch (23 x 12 x 7 cm) loaf pan.

3. Using a hand blender, cream butter and sugar in mixing bowl. Add in eggs one at a time and whisk until smooth. Add in milk, blend well.
4. In a second bowl, thoroughly stir flour, baking powder, salt and lemon rind.
5. Transfer all at once to butter-egg mixture. Mix all together until just moistened.
6. Transfer into loaf pan and bake for 1 hour.
7. Check the doneness with a toothpick. Cool for 10 minutes. Take away from pan to finish cooling on rack.

8. Make slices and serve. Or wrap and store.