Muz's Rhubarb Cake

Muz's Rhubarb Cake

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Diana Perry


This is an heirloom recipe that has been a family favorite for 4 generations. There is no time given for the meringue so I just keep a close eye on it until it has lovely golden brown color. This is my favorite rhubarb recipe of all time.


★★★★★ 1 vote

15 Min
50 Min



  • 2 c
    all purpose flour
  • 3 Tbsp
  • 1 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1/2 c
    chopped walnuts or pecans (optional)
  • 1/2 c
    plus 2 tablespoons room temperature butter

  • 1-3/4 c
  • 4 Tbsp
  • 3 large
    eggs yolks, beaten
  • 4 c
    rhubarb, diced

  • 5 large
    egg whites
  • 3/4 c

How to Make Muz's Rhubarb Cake


  1. Mix crust ingredients well in mixer on low speed. Add nuts, if using. Press on sides and bottom of 9 X 12" pan.
  2. Mix filling ingredients well by hand. Pour over crust. Bake at 350 for 40 minutes.
  3. Meanwhile, combine meringue ingredients. Take cake out of oven and spread meringue evenly over the whole surface of the fruit.
  4. Bake until meringue starts to brown.

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About Muz's Rhubarb Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American

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