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A fruit loaf infused with Percy's alcoholic ice tea and drizzled with lemon icing
Perfectly halfway in between a drizzle cake and a tea bread, this fruity loaf is soaked with alcoholic ice tea from Percy's Tea and drizzled with a sticky lemon icing.

Posted by Cat Morley from London, United Kingdom • Published See Cat Morley's 1104 projects »
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  • How to bake a fruit loaf. Percy's Tea Loaf - Step 1
    Step 1

    Place the dried fruit in a bowl with the sugar, grate in the zest from an lemon and then squeeze in the juice from the lemon.

  • How to bake a fruit loaf. Percy's Tea Loaf - Step 2
    Step 2

    Pour in a bottle of Percy's Tea and leave to soak overnight.

  • How to bake a fruit loaf. Percy's Tea Loaf - Step 3
    Step 3

    Whisk in the egg.

  • How to bake a fruit loaf. Percy's Tea Loaf - Step 4
    Step 4

    Add the plain flour and baking powder.

  • How to bake a fruit loaf. Percy's Tea Loaf - Step 5
    Step 5

    Mix to form a thick dough.

  • How to bake a fruit loaf. Percy's Tea Loaf - Step 6
    Step 6

    Place the dough in a greased bread tin.

  • How to bake a fruit loaf. Percy's Tea Loaf - Step 7
    Step 7

    Bake at 180'C for 50 minutes until golden.

  • How to bake a fruit loaf. Percy's Tea Loaf - Step 8
    Step 8

    Leave to cool before turning out of the tin.

  • How to bake a fruit loaf. Percy's Tea Loaf - Step 9
    Step 9

    Place the icing sugar in a bowl and grate in the zest from a lemon.

  • How to bake a fruit loaf. Percy's Tea Loaf - Step 10
    Step 10

    Squeeze in the juice and stir to combine. Add a little water if the icing isn't running enough.

  • How to bake a fruit loaf. Percy's Tea Loaf - Step 11
    Step 11

    Drizzle the icing over the loaf and serve.

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Carla B.
Carla B. · Aurora, Illinois, US · 1 project
This looks amazing! I wonder if I could make it with almond flour... What type of tea is Percy's, please? Black, white, green, some form of herbal...? I've not seen that brand, locally - so I'll have to find an appropriate substitute.Happy
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