Make a moist, dense Glazed Lemon Bread. The sweet & sour flavors of real lemons shine in our Glazed Lemon Bread, a great addition to breakfast or brunch.
What You Need
Original recipe yields 20 servings
2 cups flour
1 tsp. baking powder
1/4 tsp. salt
1/2 cup butter, softened
1-1/2 cups sugar, divided
1 Tbsp. zest and 1/3 cup juice from 2 lemons
2 large eggs
3/4 cup sour cream
1 cup chopped pecans, toasted
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Let's Make It
Heat oven to 350ºF.
Line 9x5-inch loaf pan with foil, with ends of foil extending over sides; spray with cooking spray. Combine flour, baking powder and salt. Beat butter and 1 cup sugar in large bowl with mixer until light and fluffy. Blend in lemon zest, then eggs, 1 at a time. Add flour mixture alternately with sour cream, beating well after each addition. Stir in nuts. Pour into prepared pan.
Bake 50 min. to 1 hour or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Meanwhile, cook lemon juice and remaining sugar in saucepan on low heat 5 min. or until sugar is dissolved, stirring occasionally. Let stand at room temperature until ready to use.
Remove bread from oven. Immediately top with glaze. (Do not remove bread from pan.) Cool bread completely. Use foil handles to remove bread from pan before slicing to serve.
Prepare using BREAKSTONE'S Reduced Fat or light sour cream.
Prepare using orange zest and juice.
Calories From Fat
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 11g
Saturated Fat 4.5g
Trans Fat 0g
Total Carbohydrates 26g
Dietary Fiber 1g
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.