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Thursday, September 16, 2021
This delicious and creamy orange cake recipe (receita de bolo cremoso de laranja) is very easy to make.
Preparation time:
10 min
Cooking Time:
45 min
Ready In:
55 min
Level of Difficulty:
Very Easy

Creamy Orange Cake Recipe - Portuguese Recipes

Creamy Orange Cake Recipe

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Posted in: Cake Recipes
Tue, Mar 17, 2020, 02:44
3 out of 5 with 36 ratings
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1 lb of ricotta cheese1/2 cup of sugarZest from 2 oranges3 eggsZest from 1 lemon1/4 cup of corn starch1 teaspoon of baking powder
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  • This site uses US measurements.


    1. First, place the ricotta cheese in a bowl with the sugar and whisk until smooth.
    2. Add the eggs, one at a time, beating well.
    3. Add the cornstarch and baking powder and beat for a few minutes.
    4. Then add the zest of the two oranges and the lemon.
    5. Add the batter into a round greased with butter pan and bake at 180C or 350F for 45 minutes.
    6. When the cake is baked, remove it from the oven and let it cool completely.
    7. When cool, cut into slices, sprinkle with powdered sugar and serve.
    Recipe & Photo Credit: blog.giallozafferano


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    Helen Thomas
    Helen Thomas - 2021-08-23 17:49:00
    What size of cake pan please? Love your website and recipes 💕

    Try a 9” round pan Helen.
    3 Weeks ago, Tue, Aug 24, 2021, 18:00:48 (+0) (-0)
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