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Preparation time:
20 min
Cooking Time:
1 h
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Portuguese Almond Apple Cake Recipe

Portuguese Almond Apple Cake Recipe

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Posted in: Cakes / Cheesecakes
Thu, Sep 1, 2016, 03:46
4 out of 5 with 30 ratings
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1 1/2 cups all purpose flour3/4 cup granulated sugar1 1/2 teaspoon baking powder1/2 teaspoon baking soda1/4 teaspoon salt2 eggs2/3 cup plain yogurt1/4 cup butter, melted1/2 teaspoon almond extract3 apples, peeled and thinly sliced1/4 cup almonds, sliced3 tablespoons granulated sugar3/4 teaspoon cinnamon
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  • This site uses US measurements.


    • Preheat your oven to 350F. Butter and flour a 9 inch springform pan.
    • In a bowl, stir together flour, sugar, baking powder, baking soda and salt.
    • In a separate bowl, beat eggs. Stir into the eggs, yogurt, butter and almond extract.
    • Stir wet ingredients into the flour mixture just until combined.
    • Pour batter into prepared pan. Arrange apples over the batter.
    • For the topping; combine almonds, sugar and cinnamon. Sprinkle the topping over the apples.
    • Bake for 1 hour or until cake tester inserted in the center comes out clean.
    Recipe & Photo Credit: thedragonskitchen.com *


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