Monday, 6 August 2007

Blueberry Lime Drizzle Cake

Cake is ready to go in the oven

Baking in the oven
Just out from the Oven and the syrup is poured

Ready to serve
If i may say myself it does look good and it was delicious.........




Here is the recipe.
225gm Softened butter
225 gm Golden caster sugar
4 eggs
250 gm self raising flour sifted with a pinch of salt
Grated zest and juice of 2 lime
40 gm ground almond
300 gm blueberries
For the syrup
8 tbsp of lime juice
grated zest of one lime
150 gm golden caster sugar
Method:
1. Preaheat the oven to 180°c. Line the base and side of a 23 inch round cake tin and butter the paper.
2. Ceam the butter and sugar together until fluffy. Gradually beat in the egg one by one and add a bit of flour if the mixture gets curdled. Beat in the lime zest and add the ground almond and the flour. Now flod in the lime juice, giving it a good dropping consistency. Fold in three quaters of the blueberriesand pour the mixture into the prepared cake tin. Bake for about one hour or till it is firm.
3. Now gentley heat the sugar, lime juice and the zest in a saucepan.
While the cake is hot, prick it all over with a skewer and spoon the syrup over it.
You can serve the cake with a dollop of whipped cream.

3 comments:

Sharmi said...

Thanks for visiting my blog with nice message. I have added you to my list and will visit your blog regularly. I don't comment on Non-vegetarian posts so don't mistake me on that.

you have a nice blog and I liked this drizzle cake a lot.

Happy cook said...

Thankyou Sharmi.

Sireesha said...

Cake looks droolyfying:)Wish I could grab it:)