Recipe

Blueberry yoghurt loaf

This simple yet delicious blueberry loaf is perfect for a morning or afternoon snack with a steaming hot cup of tea.

  • 1 hr 30 mins cooking
  • Serves 12
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Ingredients

Blueberry yoghurt loaf
  • 155 gram (5 ounces) butter, softened
  • 2 teaspoon finely grated lemon rind
  • 1 1/4 cup (275g) firmly packed light brown sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 1/4 cup (185g) plain (all-purpose) flour
  • 1/2 cup (75g) self-raising flour
  • 1/3 cup (190g) greek-style yoghurt
  • 155 gram (5 ounces) frozen blueberries

Method

Blueberry yogurt loaf
  • 1
    Preheat oven to 160ºC/325ºF. Grease 12cm x 22cm (4 inch x 9 inch) loaf pan; line base and sides with baking paper, extending paper 5cm (2 inches) above long sides.
  • 2
    Beat butter, rind and sugar in small bowl with electric mixer until light and fluffy. Beat in eggs, one at a time.
  • 3
    Transfer to large bowl; stir in sifted flours and yogurt, in 2 batches. Fold in blueberries.
  • 4
    Spread mixture into pan; bake about 1½ hours. Stand loaf in pan 5 minutes before turning, top-side up, onto wire rack to cool.

Notes

Store in an airtight container, at room temperature, for up to 3 days. Suitable to freeze for up to 3 months. Don't thaw the berries or their colour will run. Use fresh berries, if you prefer.

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