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Starbucks Lemon Loaf



10 portion(s)


  • 325 grams plain flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon Bi Carb Soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 3 eggs
  • 250 grams sugar
  • 2 tablespoons softened butter
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 teaspoon Lemon extract
  • 75 grams lemon juice
  • 125 grams coconut oil

Lemon Icing

  • 250 grams icing sugar
  • 2 tablespoons full cream milk
  • 1/2 teaspoon Lemon extract
  • 1 tablespoon extra Icing Sugar
  • 6
    Preparation 5min
  • 7
  • 8
    • Appliance TM 5 image
      Recipe is created for
      TM 5
      Please note that the TM5 mixing bowl has a larger capacity than the TM31 (capacity of 2.2 liters instead of 2.0 liters for TM 31). Recipes for the Thermomix TM5 may not be cooked with a Thermomix TM31 for safety reasons without adjusting the quantities. Risk of scalding by spraying of hot liquids: Do not exceed the maximum filling quantity and observe the filling level markings of the mixing bowl!

Recipe's preparation

  1. Preheat oven 180C. Grease a 22.5cm x 12.5cm and line with baking paper

    1. Combine flour, bi-carb soda, baking powder and salt in TM 5 sec/sp 4. Set aside in a bowl

    2. Combine eggs, sugar, butter, vanilla, lemon extract and lemon juice in TM 5 sec/sp 4.

    3. Add dry ingredients to wet ingredients into TM bowl and combine 20 sec/sp 4

    4. Add coconut oil and mix 15 sec/sp 4

    5. Pour batter into cake tin. Bake in oven for 45 mins and stick a skewer in middle of cake, if it comes out cleanly then it's ready.

    Allow to cool in tin, then remove.
  2. Lemon Icing
  3. Place all Icing ingredients in TM bowl and combine for 15sec/sp 2

    Repeat if necessary, icing should be smooth runny consistency.
  4. Frost top of cooled cake with icing, let icing set before slicing.

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You can make this gluten free by using gluten free plain flour instead.

I found this recipe on Facebook - when it is alleged it is a Top Secret recipe which is a version of Starbucks Lemon Loaf - regardless if it is or isn't....it's a great cake for afternoon or morning tea!

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  • This cake was a huge hit in my house, thank you...

    Submitted by Linda Temple on 25. April 2018 - 21:23.

    This cake was a huge hit in my house, thank you for the recipe. The only change I made was to add some lemon zest to the cake batter. Cooking 7

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  • OMG!!! Delicious. Very easy

    Submitted by Lisa Ash on 16. June 2015 - 13:30.

    OMG!!! Delicious. Very easy to make. Love this recipe. 

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