Olive Oil And Orange Cake Recipe

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Olive oil and Orange Cake

Lorraine Passero

By
@Lorraine9

serve with crème fraiche or sour cream on side


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Serves:

6

Prep:

1 Hr 45 Min

Cook:

1 Hr 45 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1 1/3 c
flour
1 1/3 c
sugar
3
eggs
3/4 c
milk
1/2 c
olive oil
1/4 c
heavy cream
2 Tbsp
orange zest
1 tsp
yeast
1/2 tsp
sea salt

SYRUP

1
orange
3 c
orange juice
1/2 c
sugar

TOPPING

1/3 c
pine nuts
16
orange segments

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 400 degrees
brush 8 inch cake pan with olive oil and dust with flour mixed with sugar
2
Beat eggs with sugar for 4 min
add milk olive oil , cream and zest
3
mix flour yeast and salt together
then incorporate into batter mix well
let batter rest 20 min
4
pour batter into pan bake 30 min till toothpick inserted n center comes out clean let cool and remove from pan
5
for syrup...remove zest from orange . place zest sugar and orange juice in pan ...heat and cook till thickened about 1 hour
6
strain syrup and pour over cake allow to soak in
7
lightly toast pine nuts
8
arrange orange segments on cake and sprinkle with pine nuts

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: Mediterranean
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tag: Heirloom