Olive Oil Cake Recipe

Looking for an easy Olive Oil Cake recipe? Learn how to make Olive Oil Cake using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by turquoise67

Makes 12 servings



This light and tasty cake with berries, geate dessert

Recipe Ingredients for Olive Oil Cake

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2 cups wheat flour
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon baking powder
1 tsp kosher salt
3 whole eggs
2 cups granulated sugar
1/4 cup orange juice
1 1/4 cups low fat milk
1 1/2 cups good-quality extra-virgin olive oil
1/4 cup orange liqueur
3 tsp lemon zest
1/2 cup chopped almonds
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Recipe Directions for Olive Oil Cake

  1. DIRECTIONS: Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Spray the bottom and sides of a 10-inch round cake pan with nonstick spray. Cut a piece of parchment paper into a circle and set in the bottom of the pan.

  2. In a mixing bowl, sift together the flour, baking soda, baking powder and salt. In a separate large bowl, cream together the eggs and sugar with a whisk. Add the orange juice, milk, olive oil, orange liqueur and lemon zest.

  3. Mix the dry mixture into the wet mixture. Whisk until blended well. Pour the mix into the prepared cake pan. Sprinkle the almonds on top of the cake.

  4. Bake for 1 hour, until the cake springs back to the touch. Remove cake from pan and place on a rack to cool. Run a knife around the edges and place the olive oil cake on a stand. Dust with confectioners? sugar, garnish with fresh berries and mint.

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Dessert

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 101.6g
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Amount Per Serving
Calories
257
Calories from Fat
31
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
3.5g
5%
Saturated Fat
0.6g
3%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
48mg
16%
Sodium
80mg
3%
Potassium
179mg
5%
Total Carbohydrates
52.3g
17%
Dietary Fiber
1.1g
4%
Sugars
35.3g
Protein
5.2g
Vitamin A 2% Vitamin C 5%
Calcium 8% Iron 7%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B
  Good points
  • Low in saturated fat
  • Low in sodium
  •   Bad points
  • Very high in sugar
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