Brandy cake

  • Servings : 14 slices
  • Prep Time : 20m
  • Cook Time : 35m
  • Ready In : 55m
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Prepare a special cake with a special flavor that will make the delight of all your friends, a delicious brandy cake served with a hot cup of coffee! Try, you gonna love it!!

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  • 6 eggs
  • Zest of one lemon
  • Zest of one orange
  • 150 grams / (5 1/3 ounces) sugar
  • 150 grams / (5 1/3 ounces) all-purpose flour
  • 2 tablespoons brandy
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder


    Step 1

    1. Preheat the oven to 180ºC / (350ºF). Grease a bundt cake pan (24 x 8 centimeters / (9 1/2 x 3 1/4 inches)) with margarine and sprinkle with some flour.

    Step 2

    1. Separate the yolks from the whites. Beat the egg whites until stiff peaks form and reserve in the fridge.

    Step 3

    1. In an electric mixer, beat on medium speed the egg yolks and the sugar until obtain a creamy and homogeneous mixture. Add the brandy, orange zest and the lemon zest and mix for 2 to 3 minutes until it’s nicely incorporated. Reduce the mixer speed to low, add the flour mixed with the baking powder and beat until creamy. Finally, fold gently with a spatula the whipped egg whites.

    Step 4

    1. Pour the mixture into the prepared pan and bake until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean, about 35 minutes (the time depends on the oven).

    Step 5

    1. Remove the cake from the oven and unmold onto a plate. Let cool completely and serve.

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Nutrition facts per serving (14 slices):

Calories: 111
Total Fat: 2 g(3%)
Saturated Fat: 0.5 g(3%)
Cholesterol: 68 mg(23%)
Sodium: 26 mg(1%)
Total Carbohydrate: 21 g(7%)
Protein: 3.5 g

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