Lemon Snack Cake


Cake Ingredients:
1 1/4 cups all-purpose flour
1 cup sugar
1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 egg
2 teaspoons freshly grated lemon peel
¼ cup butter, melted
3/4 cup milk

Glaze Ingredients:
3/4 cup powdered sugar
1 tablespoon butter, melted
2 to 3 teaspoons lemon juice

Heat oven to 350°F. Combine flour, sugar, baking powder and salt in lightly greased 8 inch square baking pan. Make 2 indentations in flour mixture. Set aside.

Combine egg and lemon peel in small bowl with fork; pour into 1 indentation. Pour 1/4 cup melted margarine in other indentation. Pour milk over all; mix well. (Some lumps will remain.)

Bake for 30 to 35 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool completely.

Combine powdered sugar, 1 tablespoon melted margarine and enough lemon juice for desired glazing consistency in small bowl. Spread glaze over cooled cake.
Yield: 8 servings