Lemon-Zucchini Loaf with Lemon Glaze
(makes one 9x5in. loaf)
|2c. Unbleached All-Purposed Flour||2/3c. Sugar|
|2 tsp. Baking Powder||1/2c. Buttermilk|
|1/2 tsp. Salt||Juice of 1 lemon (or 2 Tbs. lemon juice)|
|2 Eggs||Zest of 1 lemon|
|1/2c. Canola Oil||1c. Grated Zucchini (don't need to peel)|
Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease and flour a 9x5in. loaf pan; set aside.
In a large bowl, blend flour, baking powder, and salt; set aside.
In medium bowl, beat 2 eggs well, then add canola oil and sugar, and blen well. Then add the buttermilk, lemon juice, and lemon zest and blend everything well. Fold in zucchini and stir until evenly distributed in mixture. Add this mixture to the dry ingredients in the large bowl and blend everything together, but don't overmix.
Pour batter into prepared 9x5in. loaf pan and bake at 350 degrees for 45 min, or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Check loaf around 40 minutes just to be safe. Cool in pan 10 minutes, then remove to a wire rack and cool completely. While loaf is cooling, you can make the glaze.
|1c. Powdered Sugar||Juice of 1 Lemon (or 2 Tbs. lemon juice)|
In small bowl, mix powdered sugar and lemon juice until well blended. Spoon glaze over cooled loaf. Let glaze set, then serve