Fresh lemon zest brightens up this citrusy pound cake. The glaze makes the cake moist and irresistible.

Ingredients

  • 1 cup unsalted butter
  • 1/2 cup Pyure Organic All Purpose Stevia Blend
  • 4 eggs
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 1 tbsp finely grated lemon zest
  • 1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 3 tbsp milk

Lemon Glaze:

  • 1/3 cup lemon juice
  • 1/2 cup Pyrure Organic All Purpose Stevia Blend
  • 1/2 tsp Pyure Organic Liquid Stevia

Instructions:

  1. Preheat oven to 325 °F. Line an 8 x 4- inch loaf pan with parchment paper and set aside.
  2. Beat together butter and Pyure Organic All Purpose Stevia Blend until fluffy. Add eggs, one at a time, blending after each addition. Beat in vanilla and lemon zest.
  3. Whisk together flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt. Stir flour mixture into butter mixture, alternating with milk.
  4. Scrape batter into prepared pan. Bake for 50 to 55 minutes or until tester inserted into center comes out clean. Let stand 5 minutes. Remove cake from pan and let cool on rack.
  5. Lemon Glaze: Add water to lemon juice to bring up to 1/2 cup. Combine in saucepan with Pyure Organic All Purpose Stevia Blend and Pyure Organic Liquid Stevia. Bring to a boil on medium and cook for 8 to 10 minutes or until slightly thickened and reduced by two-thirds.
  6. Brush glaze over cooled cake.

Nutrition Facts

  • Per 1/8 recipe
  • Calories 350
  • Fat 26g
  • Cholesterol 155mg
  • Sodium 310mg
  • Carbohydrate 46g
  • Fiber 1g
  • Sugars 1g
  • Protein 6g