This Lemon Blueberry Cake recipe and easy cake to put together and it is great when you want to bake something with blueberries and lemon – a truly delicious combination.
This is a wonderful bread to celebrate the season and is best made with fresh blueberries! Be sure to check out my time-saving tips following this recipe to help you save time.
There is nothing like the sweet and tangy flavors of lemon and blueberry meshing together to make a tasty snack cake.
The blueberries will be nice and juicy when baked.
It is one of our favorite cakes to make this time of year. Perfect as a breakfast or brunch bread, as a dessert or as a potluck dessert.
I like to make this for a light dessert or brunch item. I must have something to eat when I watch my food challenge shows at night or else I get real hungry.
Does that happen to you?
You can make it with frozen blueberries, but since I can usually get fresh ones, it use them.
For more great bread recipes, check out these great spring bread recipes:
Shortcut Lemon Poundcake Recipe – When you don’t have a lot of time, this recipe works fabulously!
Easy Carrot Muffins – Perfect for spring! Like a mini carrot cake, but without the frosting.
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Lemon Blueberry Cake Recipe
Easy Lemon Blueberry Pound Cake
- 1 cup sugar
- 1/2 cup butter
- 2 eggs
- 1 cup blueberries fresh or frozen
- 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
- 1 zest from one lemon
- 2 cups flour
- 3/4 cup sour cream
- 1 teaspoon baking powder
- 1 teaspoon baking soda
- 2 teaspoons vanilla
- Preheat oven to 350°
- Grease a loaf pan or mini loaf pan with butter.
- Rinse and drain blueberries and set aside.
- In a large mixing bowl, add softened butter, eggs, sugar, sour craam and vanilla.
- Add flour, baking powder and baking soda.
- Add lemon juice, lemon zest and fold in rinsed blueberries gently.
- Pour batter into pan.
- Bake 55 - 60 minutes until toothpick comes out clean
- You can bake this ahead of time. Just wrap the loaf (after cooling) tightly in plastic wrap and store at room temperature up to 4 days or refrigerate up to 10 days.
- No fresh blueberries? No problem, you can use frozen too!
- You can use bottled lemon juice, but I highly recommend using real lemons if you can get them.
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What is your favorite eat while I watch TV snack?