Kerrygold USA, Strawberry Almond Cake

  • kerrygoldusaBerry season is just around the corner! Toss some into this easy, Strawberry Almond Cake made with #Kerrygold Pure #Irish #Butter.
    STRAWBERRY ALMOND CAKE
    Serves: makes one 9-inch cake
    INGREDIENTS:
    Almond Cake: 1 1/2 c all-purpose flour, 3/4 c almond flour (meal), 2 1/2 t baking powder, 10 T Kerrygold Unsalted Butter, 1 c and 2 T granulated sugar, 4 eggs, 3/4 c plain yogurt, 2 t almond extract, 1 t vanilla

    Mascarpone Whipped Cream:
    1 c whipping cream, 1/2 c mascarpone cheese, 1/4 c superfine sugar, 1/2 t vanilla Topping:
    Sliced strawberries
    DIRECTIONS:
    To make the cake: Preheat the oven to 350ĖšF. Spray a 9-inch round cake pan with baking spray. Set aside. Combine all-purpose flour, almond flour and baking powder in a small bowl. Whisk to incorporate. Set aside. In a large bowl, beat the butter and sugar until light and fluffy. Mix in the eggs one at a time. Mix in the yogurt and extracts. Fold in flour mixture until just incorporated. Pour the batter into prepared pan. Bake for 35-40 minutes, until the cake feels springy to the touch in the center and a toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean. Cool cake on a wire rack for 10 minutes; then turn it out of the pan onto the rack. Cool completely.

    To make the whipped cream: Add cream, mascarpone, sugar and vanilla to a bowl; beat with a hand mixer until thoroughly incorporated and cream thickens and holds its shape (about 3-4 minutes). Spread on top of cake.

    To garnish the cake: Pile sliced strawberries on top of the mascarpone whipped cream.

  • kimkaralekasOMG šŸ˜»
  • littleowlcrunchymommaYum!!
  • hezzidI can’t wait to try this! Strawberries will be here by the end of the month!
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