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Almond Cake (Patespani Amygalou)

Hello!!!  I am finally done with  painting part of the house. I discovered that some walls need to be wallpapered, and not painted.  To be able to paint them I would have to start from the very basic rules, and since I am not a professional painter I decided to wallpaper them.

While searching the internet, I came across so many designs, I had no idea that wallpaper was back in style!!! this will definitely give the walls a great look instead of just paint.  I chose a few designs and expecting to receive them in the next few days.  🙂  



It was time for me to choose a recipe, so I sat around looking at the many different recipes I have and could not choose one that I really wanted to make…:) So, don’t laugh I actually did a “Eeny meeny miny moe” funny hahahahaha and this wonderful Almond Cake was chosen as the lucky recipe.

It is such a lovely cake with such a delicious taste, but your going to have excuse me for the picture, because unfortunately for some reason my cake, ufff thought it was a Soufflé and not a cake, it fell in the center.    I hope you enjoy this recipe!!!

Ingredients:

1 1/2  cups of  All – Purpose- Flour

1 1/2 cups of  Almonds sliced

1 1/4 cup of Sugar

4 Eggs

1 tablespoon of  Butter

Lemon zest 

1/2 cup of cold Milk

3 tablespoons of Baking Powder

Powdered Sugar for Topping

 

Preparation:

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Beat in a large bowl the butter, sugar and lemon zest.

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Slowly add in the milk and continue beating,   In a small bowl mix together the flour and the baking powder and add into the mix.

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Add in the Almonds….I found in the supermarket sliced Almonds, this is much better than adding whole Almonds into the cake mix.

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Add in one egg at a time, and continue to beat until all the eggs have been added.

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I used this baking pan instead of a round one, but you can you use which ever you prefer.

Bake at 180 degrees for 1 hour and until golden brown.  Once it has baked set aside to cool off.  Top with powdered sugar.  🙂

Kali Orexi!!!!  🙂

Comments (8)

  • Megala 1 year ago Reply

    Love this super spongy cake !

    foodzesty 1 year ago Reply

    Thanks!! 🙂

  • preppypinkpiglet 1 year ago Reply

    I absolutely love the taste of almond cake….and this looks delicious <3 <3

  • I’m not usually a fan of almonds but this looks so good! I’m going to have to make this, thanks!

  • FrugalHausfrau 1 year ago Reply

    Of course now that I stopped by I had to make my first click this gorgeous cake! I love almonds and the color and texture look so appealing!

    Mollie

    foodzesty 1 year ago Reply

    Thank you so much for your kind words. 🙂

  • purplepeninportland 1 year ago Reply

    Like your blog! Almond cake is a favorite of mine. I will definitely try it!

    foodzesty 1 year ago Reply

    Thank you so much for your kind words. Please let me know how it came it…:)

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