Lemon Verbena-Walnut Loaf Cake Recipe

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Lemon Verbena-Walnut Loaf Cake
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  1. Preheat oven to 350°.
  2. To prepare cake, pour 1/2 cup boiling water over tea bags in a bowl; steep 5 minutes. Remove and discard tea bags; cool tea to room temperature.
  3. Lightly spoon flour into dry measuring cups; level with a knife. Combine flour, baking powder, baking soda, and salt, stirring with a whisk.
  4. Place egg whites in a large bowl; beat with a mixer at high speed until foamy. Add granulated sugar and brown sugar; beat well. Add brewed tea, applesauce, and canola oil; beat until well blended. Gradually add flour mixture; beat just until moist. Fold in walnuts. Pour batter into an 8 x 4-inch loaf pan coated with cooking spray. Bake at 350° for 50 minutes or until a wooden pick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool in pan 15 minutes on a wire rack; remove from pan. Cool completely on wire rack.
  5. To prepare glaze, combine powdered sugar and rind in a small bowl. Add juice, stirring with a whisk until smooth. Drizzle glaze over cake; let stand until set.
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Nutrition Facts

Per ServingPer 100 g
Amount Per 1 Serving
Calories 403.47 Kcal (1689 kJ)
Calories from fat 151.29 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 16.81g 26%
Cholesterol 0.45mg 0%
Sodium 336.94mg 14%
Potassium 582.09mg 12%
Total Carbs 58.33g 19%
Sugars 30.84g 123%
Dietary Fiber 1.07g 4%
Protein 6.21g 12%
Vitamin C 1.2mg 2%
Iron 0.5mg 3%
Calcium 45.6mg 5%
Amount Per 100 g
Calories 358.39 Kcal (1501 kJ)
Calories from fat 134.39 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 14.93g 26%
Cholesterol 0.4mg 0%
Sodium 299.29mg 14%
Potassium 517.06mg 12%
Total Carbs 51.82g 19%
Sugars 27.4g 123%
Dietary Fiber 0.95g 4%
Protein 5.52g 12%
Vitamin C 1.1mg 2%
Iron 0.4mg 3%
Calcium 40.5mg 5%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
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  • salty
  • savory
  • bitter
  • sweet
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Weightwatchers Points

  • 9.3
  • 11

Good Points

  • saturated fat free,
  • cholesterol free

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