Olive-Oil Cake with Candied Orange
Olive-Oil Cake with Candied Orange
  • prep: 30 min
  • cook: 5 hr
  • total: 5 hr 30 min
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  • Summary

    A mild or fruity olive oil works best in this cardamom-scented cake. Just try not to eat all of the candied orange slices before the cake cools.

    Ingredients

    • 1 cup sugar
    • 3/4 cup orange blossom honey
    • 3 tablespoons green cardamom pods, crushed
    • 1 small orange, thinly sliced
    • 1/2 cup olive oil plus more for brushing
    • 1 cup all-purpose flour
    • 1/2 cup semolina flour (pasta flour)
    • 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
    • 1 teaspoon ground cardamom
    • 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt
    • 1/4 teaspoon baking soda
    • 1/2 cup sugar, divided
    • 3 large eggs, separated
    • 2/3 cup plain whole-milk yogurt
    • 1 1/2 teaspoon grated orange zest
    • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
    • Chopped unsalted pistachios, lightly toasted
    • **Ingredient Info:**Semolina flour (pasta flour) is available at better supermarkets and at Italian markets.
    • 9"-diameter springform pan

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 12
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 229 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 10 g 15.37%
    • Saturated Fat: 2 g 8.23%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 21 mg 6.94%
    • Sodium: 186 mg 7.76%
    • Calcium: 45 mg 4.5%
    • Potassium: 68 mg 1.95%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 1 mg 6.36%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 35 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 1 g 5.2%
    • Sugar: 20 g
    • Protein: 3 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Vitamin A 0.87%
    • Vitamin C 12.72%
    • Vitamin D 0.38%
    • * 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 Carbs1
    • 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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