Tender Irish Tea Cake / Lemon Glazed

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Cassie *

By
@1lovetocook1x

This cake is so moist and delicious...just in time for St Patty's day...my family loves it! Hope you do too!!!

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Rating:

★★★★★ 3 votes

Comments:
Serves:
12
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
1 Hr 10 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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3/4 c
unsalted butter, room temperature
1 c
sugar
2 tsp
vanilla extract
2
eggs, room temperature
3 oz
cream cheese, room temperature
1 3/4 c
cake flour - i spooned it into the cup
1 1/4 tsp
baking powder
1/4 tsp
salt
1 c
raisins
2/3 c
buttermilk

GLAZE

1/2 c
powdered sugar
1 Tbsp
+ 1/2 tsp - fresh lemon juice

How to Make Tender Irish Tea Cake / Lemon Glazed

Step-by-Step

  • Preheat oven to 325 degree F. Spray the bottom of a 9 inch bread pan...
    1Preheat oven to 325 degree F.

    Spray the bottom of a 9 inch bread pan with non stick cooking spray. Set aside.
  • Cream the butter, sugar and vanilla together on medium speed with a mixer.
    2Cream the butter, sugar and vanilla together on medium speed with a mixer.
  • Add eggs one at a time making sure that each is completely incorporated before...
    3Add eggs one at a time making sure that each is completely incorporated before adding the next.
  • Mix in the cream cheese until well blended.
    4Mix in the cream cheese until well blended.
  • In a medium bowl, sift together the flour, baking powder and salt.
    5In a medium bowl, sift together the flour, baking powder and salt.
  • Take 1/4 cup of the flour mixture and mix in with the raisins to...
    6Take 1/4 cup of the flour mixture and mix in with the raisins to completely coat them.
  • Add a small amount of the flour mixture into the batter and alternate with...
    7Add a small amount of the flour mixture into the batter and alternate with the buttermilk until both are incorporated.
  • Mix the raisins into the batter with a spatula.
    8Mix the raisins into the batter with a spatula.
  • Pour the batter into the sprayed bread pan and place into the preheated oven....
    9Pour the batter into the sprayed bread pan and place into the preheated oven.

    Bake between 1 hour 10 minutes - 1 hour 30 minutes, depending how fast your oven bakes. Mine was done in 1 hour 10 minutes. Or until, pick comes out clean.
  • While the cake is baking, combine the lemon juice with the powdered sugar to...
    10While the cake is baking, combine the lemon juice with the powdered sugar to make a glaze.
  • Remove the cake from the oven and allow it to rest for 10 minutes. ...
    11Remove the cake from the oven and allow it to rest for 10 minutes.
    Then remove the cake from the pan and transfer it to a wire rack to cool completely.
  • When the cake is still warm, glaze the top with the lemon juice glaze...
    12When the cake is still warm, glaze the top with the lemon juice glaze and allow it to cool.

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About Tender Irish Tea Cake / Lemon Glazed

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: Irish




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