Joyce's Fantastic Lemon Easter Bread

Joyce's Fantastic Lemon Easter Bread

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"This recipe was developed by my good friend, Joyce. It was written for a bread machine, but I'm sure it could be adapted. Light bread with a wonderful lemon flavor! Try toasted...Yum!"

Ingredients

2 h 45 m {{adjustedServings}} servings 283 cals
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Nutrition

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  • Calories:
  • 283 kcal
  • 14%
  • Fat:
  • 4.5 g
  • 7%
  • Carbs:
  • 50.4g
  • 16%
  • Protein:
  • 8.2 g
  • 16%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 43 mg
  • 14%
  • Sodium:
  • 34 mg
  • 1%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Pour both amounts of warm water into a bread machine and add butter, eggs, lemon extract, bread flour, sugar, and yeast in the order recommended by the manufacturer. Select dough setting and start the machine.
  2. Grease 3 8-inch round cake pans.
  3. Remove dough when cycle is finished; cut dough into 3 equal-sized pieces. Roll each piece into a ball and place into a prepared cake pan; cover and let rise for 1 hour.
  4. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).
  5. Bake loaves in the preheated oven until lightly browned, 15 to 20 minutes.

Footnotes

  • Cook's Note:
  • I usually brush melted butter on top of each loaf and sprinkle with white sanding sugar.
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Oh, this was so good! I added 1 tablespoon of lemon zest to bread machine. Taste was great. We toasted it this morning for breakfast!

Delicious sweet bread with a hint of lemon. Wasn't overly sweet, but still a good breakfast bread. We had it for our Easter brunch. I followed the directions exactly, except I used pie pans b...

Made this at my aunt's house- no lemons or lemon extract so I used 1 tsp anise oil and 1-1/2 tsp vanilla- It turned out great...I took dough from the machine and braided it lengthwise and placed...