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Blueberry Lemon Bread

 Blueberry Lemon Bread
This bread has a nice balance of lemon and blueberry flavor, with the texture of pound cake. For a special touch, serve with honey butter or lemon curd.
6 ServingsPrep: 15 min. Bake: 50 min. + cooling

Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoons butter, softened
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 teaspoon grated lemon peel
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 cup 2% milk
  • 1/2 cup fresh or frozen blueberries
  • TOPPING:
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • 1 teaspoon lemon juice

Directions

  • In a small bowl, cream butter and sugar. Add egg and lemon peel; beat
  • well. Combine the flour, baking powder and salt; add to creamed
  • mixture alternately with milk. Fold in blueberries. Pour into a
  • greased 5-3/4-in. x 3-in. x 2-in. loaf pan.
  • Bake at 350° for 45-50 minutes or until a toothpick inserted near
  • the center comes out clean. Cool for 10 minutes before removing from
  • pan to a wire rack. Combine topping ingredients; spread over warm
  • bread. Yield: 1 mini loaf.
Nutritional Facts: 1 slice equals 207 calories,

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Blueberry Lemon Bread (continued)

Nutritional Facts: 5 g fat (3 g saturated fat), 46 mg cholesterol, 187 mg sodium, 37 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 4 g protein.