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Sunday, September 19, 2021
This orange and coconut cake recipe (receita de bolo de laranja e coco) is very easy to make and tastes great.
Preparation time:
15 min
Cooking Time:
40 min
Ready In:
55 min
Level of Difficulty:
Very Easy

Orange & Coconut Cake Recipe - Portuguese Recipes

Orange & Coconut Cake Recipe

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Sun, Apr 18, 2021, 00:12
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1 whole orange, cut into 4 pieces with seeds and navels removed6 eggs1 cup of sugar1 and 2/3 cups of flour3/4 cup of cornstarch1 cup of oil1 teaspoon of baking powder1 cup of grated coconut1 Bundt cake pan
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  • This site uses US measurements.


    1. Place all the liquid ingredients including the orange in a blender and blend well. 
    2. Add the flours with the baking powder, sugar and coconut and mix well.
    3. Add to a cake pan previously greased with butter and sprinkled with flour.
    4. Bake at 180ºC or 350ºF for more or less 40 minutes (do the toothpick test).
    5. Garnish with grated coconut.
    Recipe & Photo Credit: Leonor Alves


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