Meyer Lemon-Yogurt Cake

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  • Summary

    Greek yogurt and olive oil make the texture of this cake incredibly moist, and almond flour packs a flavorful protein boost.

    Ingredients

    • 1/2 cup fruity olive oil, plus more for brushing
    • 1 cup all-purpose flour, plus more for dusting
    • 1/2 cup almond flour
    • 2 teaspoons baking powder
    • 1/4 teaspoon fine-grain sea salt
    • 1 cup cane sugar
    • 3 large eggs
    • 1/2 cup low-fat Greek yogurt
    • 2 teaspoons Meyer lemon zest
    • 1 vanilla bean, seeds scraped (save the pod to infuse tea blends)
    • 1/4 cup cane sugar
    • 1/2 Meyer lemon, seeds removed, thinly sliced
    • 1 cup sifted confectioners' sugar
    • 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil
    • 1 tablespoon low-fat Greek yogurt

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 8
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 423 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 19 g 29.08%
    • Saturated Fat: 2 g 11.88%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 0 mg 0%
    • Sodium: 205 mg 8.55%
    • Calcium: 44 mg 4.39%
    • Potassium: 18 mg 0.52%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 1 mg 5.96%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 62 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 1 g 4.89%
    • Sugar: 47 g
    • Protein: 3 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 2 g
    • Vitamin A 0.01%
    • Vitamin C 1.08%
    • 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 - Fat4
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs3
    • Exchange - Starch1
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total1 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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