Recipes Handed Down!

You know how Recipes get handed down…

The following recipe I made came from Terry at …

https://wordpress.com/read/blog/id/33385018/

who I have been following for a few years now…

but, she in turn follows Shugary Sweets…

http://community.epicurious.com/user/aimee-shugarman

who has terrific recipes…

After making this wonderful bread…

it will be a “go to” recipe for special occasions or just when I get hungry for it!…

what a great gift too!

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Homemade for sure!…

not, the simple , quick stuff I usually go for!…

Although after collecting my ingredients it was easy to put together!

Real flour, vanilla, juicy green limes, eggs, sugar…

and Cherry Pie Filling!…

“CHERRY LIME BREAD”

Makes 2 loaves

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3/4 cup butter (I used margarine)

1-1/2 cups sugar

Beat well…

Add…

3 large eggs

1-tsp. vanilla

3-cups all-purpose flour

2-tsp. baking powder

1-1/2 tsp. baking soda

1/2- tsp. salt

Lime zest from 2 limes

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(Grating limes for zest)

Beat well and then fold in…

1-1/2 cups sour cream

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Grease 2 loaf pans and spoon 1/2 of batter into each pan evenly…

Divide 1- can of cherry pie filling between the two pans …

spooning on top of batter…

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Top with the remaining bread batterIt doesn’t have to cover completely… 

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Bake at 350 degrees for 60-70 minutes…

Remove and cool on wire rack until cool… (10 minutes)

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Meantime… whisk together…

3 – cups powdered sugar

Juice of 3 limes

until smooth…

Pour over top of breads…

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Combine Zest of 1- lime with 1-tsp of granulated sugar until crumbly…

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Sprinkle over glaze…

Let set for 15-20 minutes before wrapping…

I doubt that will happen!…

You will definitely have to taste one of these loaves…

Maybe freeze the other one… or give to someone to enjoy…

The best!

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Isn’t it pretty!

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