Blima’s Blueberry Breads

4 tb Butter
2 ts Orange rind — grated
1/2 c Boiling water
4 c Flour — sifted
1 c Orange juice
2 ts Baking powder
1 ts Salt
½ ts Baking soda
6 ts Orange rind — grated
2 c Fresh blueberries
2 Egg
4 tb Orange juice
1 1/2 c Sugar
4 tb Honey

Preheat oven to 325~F. Melt butter in boiling water in small saucepan. Add 1 cup orange juice and 6 ts. orange rind. Set aside.

In mixing bowl, beat 2 eggs with sugar, until light and fluffy.

In separate bowl, combine flour, baking powder, baking soda, and salt. Add dry ingredients to egg-sugar mixture alternately with orange mixture. fold in blueberries. Pour batter into 2, 5×9, greased loaf pan. Bake about 1 hour. turn bread out onto rack to cool Mix 4 Tb. orange juice and 4 Tbs. honey together. Pour over bread, while hot. Let stand and cool