• prep: 35 min
  • cook: 0 hr
  • total: 35 min
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  • Summary

    Tender, lemony butter cake lies beneath a crisp, crackling shell for a delicious contrast in every bite.

    Ingredients

    • 10 tablespoons unsalted butter, room temperature, plus more for pan
    • 2 1/2 cups sifted cake flour (not self-rising), plus more for pan
    • 2 teaspoons baking powder
    • Pinch of coarse salt
    • 3/4 cup whole milk
    • 2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract
    • 1 1/3 cups granulated sugar, plus 1/4 cup for topping
    • Finely grated zest and juice of 1 lemon, plus 1 packed tablespoon thin strips lemon zest
    • 3 large egg whites, room temperature
    • 2 tablespoons coarse sanding sugar
    • Lightly sweetened whipped cream, for serving

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 10
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 351 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 12 g 19.08%
    • Saturated Fat: 8 g 37.88%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 33 mg 10.92%
    • Sodium: 122 mg 5.07%
    • Calcium: 52 mg 5.16%
    • Potassium: 42 mg 1.2%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 3 mg 14.01%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 57 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 1 g 2.57%
    • Sugar: 29 g
    • Protein: 4 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 7.4%
    • Vitamin C 1.29%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat2
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs2
    • Exchange - Starch2
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total2 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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