This recipe for Lemon Tea Bread, by Beth Cunningham, is from Cooking in the Tropics 2,
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2/3 c. oil 2 c. sugar grated rind of 2 lemon 3 c. white flour pinch of salt 2 tsp. baking powder 4 eggs, beaten 3/4 c. milk 1/4 c. lemon juice 2 tbsp. poppy seed 1/2 c. sugar
Mix oil, 2 cups sugar, lemon rind, flour, salt, baking powder, eggs and milk in the order given. Pour into two 9 x 5 inch loaf pans. Bake 45 minutes at 350°. While baking, mix lemon juice poppy seeds and sugar. Spoon over top of the oven when hot from the oven.
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