Nothing says spring like the smell of lemons. Capture that citrusy essence with this recipe for Gluten-Free Blueberry Lemon Loaf from National Foundation for Celiac Awareness volunteer writer Christina Gentile.
Use fresh lemons and blueberries whenever possible. The flavors will brighten up your breakfast!
2 tbsp. lemon juice
¼ cup sugar
1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease and flour an 8 x 4” loaf pan.
2. In a medium bowl, mix flour, baking powder, xanthan gum, and salt together.
3. In a large bowl, cream the butter and sugar until fluffy.
4. Add eggs one at a time, and beat well. Mix in the lemon juice. Add the flour mixture, alternating with the milk.
5. Fold in the lemon zest and blueberries. Pour into prepared 8 x 4” inch pan.
6. Bake for 60 minutes, or until a toothpick comes out clean.
7. For the glaze, combine sugar and lemon juice. Drizzle over the cake while it is still warm.
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