Spread frosting on top of one cooled cake layer. Oh that’s great to hear, Valentina! In a food processor, process the whole lemon until it is almost pureed. Pan di Spagna (Italian Sponge Cake) is a simple, airy sponge cake flavored with vanilla or lemon zest. You're awesome for doing it! Lemons bring a bit of (metaphorical) sunshine into these rather dreary winter days and nights. 2 In a large bowl, combine 2 tbsp lemon zest with the sugar. The citrus quality is super important for these cakes as they are the main ingredient. :) Ha ha! Hi Sharon, yes, that’s exactly right! Stay tuned for a twist on that cake later today (sign up for my free subscription if you haven’t yet.) Not only are these wonderful recipes but, I have finally found use for left over orange & lemon pulps from my attempts at limoncella & orangecella. Glad you enjoyed it, and happy baking! Christina is on a mission to save authentic Italian dishes from extinction, and is constantly promoting Scottish (and British) food as some of the best cuisine the world has to offer—one steak pie and sticky toffee pudding at a time. CC. It was wonderful! Yes, it seems this is one of those versatile recipes that can stand up to different substitutions!! :) Thank you! lol Let me tell you, it was every bit as good as it smelled. The thing is, even the largest one doesn’t weigh 300 grams. I have a ton of Meyer Lemons on my tree but also have other citrus…limes, oranges, honey tangerines, and grapefruit. Don’t know what I’ll do when they’re done! Garnish with lemon zest and fresh blackberries. First time I had used or even tasted Meyer lemons and what a result! I’ll report back! I’d try it myself but I’m not sure how much more sugar would be needed (more than in the orange version, I’m sure). This is really beautiful. […] note the changes they’ve made and how delicious it is! It’s not too sweet,  and is super easy to […], […] may recognize this cake texture if you’ve made my Sicilian whole orange cake or Sicilian whole lemon cake! When we say it’s a lemon lovers cake, we mean it! I really need cake now… :). Stir in lemon zest. Obviously, just kidding! I would like to try it with 3vmedium limes! I’ve done a whole citrus mix (lemon, orange and just the rind of a lime.) Hi Christina, Enjoy! […] adding my Sicilian Whole Lemon Cake, too! Amazing recipe, the cake has a dedicated fragrant of lemon and also has an intense lemon flavor when enjoying, my wife loves it Of course I was reading it pretty late, But you at least caught one of my typos! Loved it. Spray two 9-inch or three 8-inch cake pans with nonstick cooking spray. Your cake looks lovely (from your pictures in my FB group!) Have you tried it yourself with limes? Having run across this recipe for whole lemon cake, I cannot wait to try it ! I have RA so have not been able to bake for awhile, so I’m enjoying “getting back on the horse” and making some of your recipes I’ve only drooled over . I don’t think you can mess up this cake! OK I did find the Italian “baking powder” since this area of northern NJ has a lot of Italians but everything is in Italian. I’ve never seen one that size. In a large bowl, mix sugar, In large bowl, add sugar, flour, baking powder, baking soda, and salt. :), OMG – I even commented on it! When she isn't in the kitchen, she loves to travel, near and far, as long as good food is involved. The Best Danube River Cruise with AmaWaterways – Budapest (Day 1), Gluten Free Tea Bread (Gluten Free Bara Brith). It’s so frustrating – but can imagine with good quality organic lemons it will still be fabulous, Christina – and love how you’ve given us the idea to have a Lemon Drop Martini with it, really :-). Haha! I just use 1½ lemons or 2 if I don’t have a big one (I do get them 300g sometimes). Spoon and. CC. I’ve shared the original Sicilian whole orange cake, then a lemon version, a gluten free orange adaptation, and now this […]. Has to be bigger than the amount of alcohol you’re going to use as it has to fit lemon peels too. Now, that is creative thinking–good for you, Yvonne! I wonder what it would be like made with a real Sicilian lemon… Heaven! Hi Elliot, glad you loved the recipe, however, I think it’s the actual quality of orange that you used that’s the issue for the lack of orange flavor. I’m so pleased that you are enjoying my recipes, and hope you find even more to try! I also used normal lemons so I used one and two-thirds cups of sugar instead of one and a half cups of sugar. Get Lemon-Mint Cake with Lemon Syrup Recipe from Food Network You can also find 1000s of Food Network's best recipes from top chefs, shows and experts. Bake in the center of oven for 30-35 minutes or until center of cake comes out clean. Let me know if you try another version :), Next to chocolate desserts are those made with lemon. I love it both ways. This cake is usually served during Carnival time and it is like a light cheesecake, made with semolina, ricotta, lemon, vanilla and no flour.. yes it does sounds and it is a fantastic combination of flavours indeed. They are the most incredible lemons! 1.5x = bundt size. Thank you Christina. This lemon vanilla cream cheese frosting uses butter, cream cheese, powdered sugar, freshly squeezed lemon juice, and grated lemon zest. A grapefruit has SUCH a thick skin and pith, I don’t think you could just use one the same way you can use a Meyer lemon or sweet orange. Glad that worked and I want to thank you for sharing this method as others will read this and if they cannot source Meyer lemons, will have an alternative in using Eurekas. Hello Christina! Your GF Whole Orange Cake is so delicious, but I have a feeling the GF lemon version would be even more spectacular. :) Thanks again and please leave a star rating if you haven’t already (within the printable recipe card.) Ooh, good idea! It is a little more work but the end result was really very good. Brushed with a sweet lemon syrup and topped off with a layer of lemon glaze it’s the perfect afternoon tea cake. I used this time two oranges from Egypt. I have some beautiful Meyer lemons from a neighbor, and might try this over the weekend! Baking, Citrus, lemon cake, Lemons, Meyer lemon cake, Meyer lemons, whole lemon cake, […] Sicilian Whole Lemon Cake (Using an Entire Lemon: Peel, Juice and Pulp) […]. The biggest I have is 195 grams. or would i have to substitute it with something else perhaps? Yahoo – I was about ro write and solicit your opinion on mking it with Meyer Lemons. Squeeze 2 tbsp lemon juice removing any seeds and pulp, add to the batter. Instructions. Thanks again for your recipes. Limes’s skins are quite thin, I would have to try the taste of their white membrane… Still they are “sweeter” than lemons…. This also makes the cake protein-rich and nutritious. Hi Marisa, I’m so happy you tried this recipe! Not too sweet, no butter and an entire cup of yogurt; […], […] citrus” cake recipe. This Italian Lemon Olive Oil Cake is the perfect lemon cake. If using two 9-inch pans, bake for 30-36 minutes. And it was perfect. And watch videos demonstrating recipe prep and cooking techniques. Wonderful, hard choice between the Orange and Lemon, but I always lean more towards the Lemon. To get around the thick bitter peel issue I carefully sliced off the yellow skin with a knife. Garnish with a twist of lemon or a few lemon slices, or just serve plain. Definitely the choice and variety of the lemon is most essential Cream for 2 minutes. Thank you very much for such wonderful recipes. Add a drop onto a fruit salad—a little goes a long way. Red Velvet Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting, Southern Caramel Cake with Salted Caramel Frosting, italian lemon cake with lemon cream cheese frosting, lemon cake with lemon cream cheese frosting, Chocolate Dipped Pistachio Shortbread Cookies. I’ve adapted this recipe for Meyer lemons! Still turns out great either way. I hope somebody finds this information helpful. Awesome, Louise! Eeek! In a small saucepan, add the sugar, water, lemon zest, lemon juice, and salt. How To Make Limoncello – Step By Step Step 1: Lemon Peels. I hate the end of citrus season here… it comes way too early. What do you think? If you're using … ), Orange Cranberry Cake (Bundt, Round or Loaf Pan), Brandy Sauce (for Christmas Pudding and Other Sweets), (if using baking powder, add 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract), a little less than 3 Tbsp (35 grams) sugar, 2 1/2 tsp baking powder (or 1 packet Italian Pane Degli Angeli vanilla baking powder), 1 large organic Meyer lemon, about (300g), washed and cut into pieces (with the rind, but remove the seeds). And this one looks particularly delicious. I LOVED this recipe, but unfortunately your orange cake didn’t live up to my expectations. It’s a fabulous recipe. […] type of lemon cake using a whole orange, skin and […]. I think you’ll be pleased with the orange cake, too! I really appreciate recipes that don’t waste anything. Yes! I can’t wait to try it. :). Place other cooled cake layer on top and spread frosting all over. Dribble this mixture on all 3 slices of cake. I made the whole orange cake at the end of orange season. Remove cakes from pan. The recipe can be found HERE. This traditional cake … I will try the orange one next. Turn batter into a buttered and floured 8 inch spring form pan, smoothing the top of batter with a spatula. Absolutely agree! Here’s why it’s staying that way. Spread the chestnut puree on 2 of the slices and place on top of each other, the bare slice going on top. Your email address will not be published. Happy to hear it, Trudy, thank you! Enjoy the lemon cake! So happy you enjoyed it. Instructions. Whip until light and smooth. In fact, the past year I have a young friend who is in culinary school do my baking for me. Maybe they’re smaller here in Northern California. Water and white sugar to make sugar syrup; Small sharp knife; Vegetable peeler (optional by highly recommended) Big glass jar. Zest and juice all your lemons. CC, Tried the Lemon version yesterday and got it cooled off and frosted to have after dinner last night. It’s a win-win as the cakes I serve now perfect and every student needs extra money. Duh. Love your Sicilian orange cake recipe. I used the lemon from my garden, they grow under the beautiful weather of Cyprus, they are not sour at all Oh yes, Jan! Good quality ingredients are always key, but lemons for this cake are especially important! Now I recall – my lemons were held too long and they were not good (insides were brown). Thank you for letting me know, and if you haven’t done so, please leave a review/rating (you’ll see the stars in the printable recipe card.) I think as with anything, the more you make it, the better you get at it. Does that make sense? So many of the frosting found on bakery cakes are overly sweet. Thank you so much for letting me know! My question for you is: Can the Whole Lemon Cake be made in a Bundt pan? :) Christina, Jings – I still haven’t even managed to taste a Meyer lemon! Remove from heat and whisk in the heavy cream and lemon extract. My question: why do your instructions say to beat the EGGS and SUGAR together first, instead of BUTTER and SUGAR first? Continue to mix until completely blended, then stir in the yogurt and the vanilla, if using. ; Place the sugar and eggs in a large bowl and beat with a mixer until light and fluffy. It’s so loved because this lemon pound cake packs a ton of lemon flavor thanks to lemon zest, lemon juice and a touch of lemon extract. So should I use two lemons that equal 300 grams? ;), Your email address will not be published. Let the cake cool for 10 minutes after coming out of the oven and then make tiny holes in the cake with a cake tester and pour the syrup over the cake. If so, should the recipe be 1 1/2 times it is as written? The texture wasn’t as good and so I wouldn’t recommend it. My tiny Meyer lemon tree is bursting with lemons at the moment and I’m pretty sure this will be up next! I’ll send you a Pic when I’ll do the Lime version… Thank you so much for your wonderful recipes and your patient follow up of your cooking fans! It’s made with only 3 ingredients: eggs, sugar, and flour…no baking powder, no butter, no oil, and no dairy! Lucky enough to have some Meyer Lemons left on a bush and thought I could probably use them instead of an orange..Checked back on your site and you had already made all the adjustments needed. Spectacular cake. That’s what happens when I work late at night! Love this recipe idea. To make the glaze, in a small mixing bowl combine the icing sugar and lemon juice and mix until smooth. Enjoy and glad you liked the orange cake! I think this is definitely up your alley and I’m currently perfecting a GF version of both the orange and lemon cakes to post! This will boil over if you don't whisk constantly. I’m so happy, Deborah! Optional: Spread lemon curd on first cake layer and then top with frosting. Oops, two places I didn’t change orange to lemon! Chill. Your email address will not be published. Hello Christina! Sweeten lemonade with it, and you'll never have undissolved sugar at the bottom of your glass again. Hi Gia, good question, and thank you so much! Help spread the word. Grease and flour a cake pan. Now its coming into lemon season and a friend gave me a bag of Meyer lemons. Glad you liked the lemon cake. Add powdered sugar, lemon juice, vanilla and lemon zest and cream together. A friend made your Whole Orange Cake, said it is fabulous and sent me the recipe. Stir into egg mixture and fold. I have never tried, so I don’t know! The most incredibly soft and moist lemon cake is drenched with a sweet and tart lemon … Bake for about 50 minutes-1 hour until the cake is risen and golden (cover the top of the cake loosely with foil after 30 minutes to stop it browning too much). Cool. Great recipe Christina! A very close 2nd, and this cake is calling tome! Boil for 4 minutes while whisking constanting. As we are only two and the recipe makes for a Big cake, I splited into muffin molds and even Madelines moulds to keep in the freezer! Make the Whole Lemon Cake. Before cake is finished baking, combine sugar and lemon juice to make a syrup. Commentdocument.getElementById("comment").setAttribute( "id", "ae990216614f8ed34f0f62c6c0c5f2ed" );document.getElementById("cb3659ef95").setAttribute( "id", "comment" ); A Scottish Italian cook living in Los Angeles, Christina is usually cooking, baking or (cr)eating something scrumptious. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. 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Well, it works beautifully for apples, too! What a great arrangement you have with the culinary student! In a large mixing bowl, add oil, eggs, whole milk, lemon juice, and lemon zest. :) Stay tuned! Bake for 50-60 minutes (depending on your oven), but test with a, Prepare the glaze by melting the sugar in the lemon juice and water, and allow to simmer for a few minutes, just until the liquid has a syrupy consistency. Mix all the ingredients for the icing with an electric mixer. It comes to us from contributor Annettia Mounger of Missouri. Oh good, Gerrie! the best lemon drop martini you’ll ever have! A light and fluffy lemon cake made with olive oil and topped with lemon vanilla cream cheese frosting. bab.la arrow_drop_down bab.la - Online dictionaries, … Spoon syrup evenly over cake as it comes from the oven. Glad your recipe says use one packet. Sprinkle crumbs over top of cake batter. As for the other fruits, you have to think about the ratio of skin to pulp, how sweet/bitter the fruit is and then adjust the sugar. :) Enjoy! Remove the cake from the oven and use a skewer to poke a few holes evenly over the cake. Translation for 'lemon syrup' in the free English-Italian dictionary and many other Italian translations. Absolutely agree! Mix in the lemon zest and juice. I did caramelized one of the cakes but I liked it without the orange glaze just as well. I’m saving this one! Lovely recipe, Christina – and thanks for linking to my almond lemon cake version too! I made this cake using a Eureka lemon. They are truly wonderful! The range cake did not have enough orangeyness so for the lemon cake I used half an extra lemon. Use the warm syrup over pancakes or waffles. My lemon cake came out a bit chewy one time, and I suspect I might have over-beat it after adding flour and butter. How to Make Simple Syrup {For Keeping Homemade Cakes Moist} I’ll have to check, but I think I added this information to my orange cake, but will have to add it here too, if it’s missing. You probably won’t overbeat it in future, right? Sift the flour with the baking powder then add to the mixture in the bowl a little at a time along with the softened butter. I still have Meyer lemons in the fridge, but will have to finish using them, soon. Let me know if you give it a try, good luck! This is a simple and delicious, rustic cake that is naturally gluten-free, as it's made with almond meal instead of flour. Has anyone tried this with other types of citrus? Mix together the ingredients for the syrup and heat for a moment on the stove or in the microwave. As you know, this is based on another blogger’s recipe and that’s the way she made it. Hi Christina I made your lemon cake just now. Hey! Slowly pour the hot syrup over the cake. :). In a medium pot over medium heat, bring the sugar, corn syrup, and lemon juice to a boil. Serve slices warm with a drizzle of limoncello syrup. Absolutely loved this version too. :-) ~Valentina. Meyer lemons are so delicious right now. Your recipe has got to be one of the best I have ever tried ! I removed the seeds and then I put in a blender and I purée the the whole lemon. Quickly rinse lemons under cold running water and pat dry. Will you post the GF version of this cake, please? Thanks so much for this great recipe. As my husband loves frosting I made your orange cream cheese frosting and just changed everything to Lemon and used Limoncello- naturally! I’ll be back in touch after I find the lemons. Required fields are marked *. Thank you for the recipe. It did show up pretty late!! I made first your Orange cake with a whole orange (had to use what I found was Orange from Spain) I choose one with thin skin thinking about the bitterness of the white part of an orange. While the recipe requires either a food mill or a food processor, it has an intense lemon flavor. UGH! Confession: I am a pretty good cook but I am also the World’s Worst Baker! It’s […]. Thanks, Katie! Hi Christina, I wrote you several days ago when my whole orange cake from your recipe was still in the oven. The frosting can make or break a cake. Now for my next try…. Alas, don’t have Meyer lemons here around Paris but it will still be wonderful, just the same! And earlier today, a friend made one from tangerines and […]. Just to clear up confusion update narrative and directions and substitute lemon for the orange. And so glad you now know about Meyer lemons! Then I sliced off the white coloured layer and threw it away. I have not always had yoghurt available and don’t want to go shopping for just one item so have substituted milk and it seems to come out fine. Mix melted butter and vanilla extract together in a bowl; stir in reserved 1 cup cake mix until mixture is crumbly. Did you still use the yellow, exterior part of the skin? Having made your Sicilian Whole Orange cake several times and loved it, I couldn’t wait to try the Lemon one! If you like lemons, you will enjoy this cake. I’m thinking of combining an orange with the Lisbon lemon (maybe 3/4 lemon, 1/4 orange) to mimic a Meyer lemon. Oh no, that’s so sad when that happens. I even made one with lemon, instead of orange which is brilliant! Let chill for 20-30 minutes to let the frosting set up. My mother once started making this cake and did it with butter and sugar first and it did not turn out the same as it usually does. I will try it with a regular lemon. I’ve made both your Sicilian Whole Oorange cake and the Whole Lemon cake, and they are both a huge hit with my family — thank you! Could you please clarify? Powered by WordPress. Next time ai tried the recipe, I went bolder, and made it with 2 oranges, keeping the rest of the recipe as you have given it to us. I just wanted to let you know that I used regular lemon and I peeled it with a peeler than I peeled the lemon like an orange to remove the white skin. 1/4 cup Meyer lemon juice or Italian Volcano lemon juice (about 3-4 Meyer lemons) 1 teaspoon lemon zest 1 1/3 cups whole milk Butter or spray a 2 qt casserole or individual ramekins and place them in a roasting pan with water going half way up the pan (this way the top half will be cake and the bottom half will be custard). The original recipe post was for a whole orange cake. Moist Lemon sour cream cake is the latest addition to our growing number of dessert recipes made with lemons. This lovely and simple Italian recipe has its roots in Naples the place where you can find those gorgeous perfumed juicy lemons! Well, it works beautifully for apples, too! CC. They’re just show up in the stores here in Nova Scotia, so this will definitely be part of this week’s bake. Place batter into baking pans. could I do without the greek yogurt? I put it into my Instagram account, and passed on to a follower who made it and took exceptionally good photos of your mythical cake!!!! :), […] may recognize this cake texture if you’ve made my Sicilian whole orange cake or Sicilian whole lemon cake! :) CC. Thank you so much for giving us delicious authentic recipes! Be sure to come back for a review! Step 4 Bake in the preheated oven until a toothpick inserted in the center of the cake … I’m psychic, Miles, didn’t you know? I love that you used the whole fruit, and I love the glaze. Honestly, I don’t know if Sicilian lemons have anything over our Meyer lemons (at least homegrown Meyers) :) Yes, I think this cake is right up your alley, David! Please try the Sicilian Orange Cake next! Preheat oven to 350°F (175°C) Prepare an 8″ springform pan by spraying with oil (or butter) and lining in parchment paper (sides optional, if you want really clean sides), then spray the paper, too. Drizzle it over pound cake or a Bundt cake. Thank you! Notice that the cake in both versions take the full 60 mins, so my oven (which is new) must run cooler. Let it stand for about 20 minutes or until the syrup has soaked into the cake, then turn it onto a wire rack lined with baking paper and allow to cool. To make this cake, grab some lemons and these ingredients: For the cake: 1 cup butter, softened Thanks much, and LURVE your recipes! Popped the coloured skin and middle of the lemon into the blender and made as per your recipe. I might make a slight adjustment to the sugar next time but it was still very good. I am so excited about this recipe because I adore your orange version. With the glaze lower cals, but the frosting certainly elevates it. To serve, simply slice or serve with cream or fresh fruit salad. It is cooling right now. http://www.modernhoney.com/privacy-policy/, Kauai Travel Guide for Best Things to Do and Eat, Best Places to Eat and See in New York City, California Pacific Coast Highway 1 Road Trip Guide, Best Places to Eat in Orange County California, How to plan the perfect trip to Magnolia Market in Waco Texas, may need 1/4 cup more depending on consistency. Use in place of honey in marinades and dressings for a lemon … This irresistible lemon syrup cake is easy to make and absolutely bursting with tangy lemon flavour! Bring to a boil and then simmer for 10 minutes. It’s a butter cake made with sour cream which creates a moist, rich cake. In a large bowl, cream together butter and cream cheese for 4-5 minutes until light and fluffy, scraping sides of bowl often. We’ll the cake was spectacular and even more moist!!! Meyer lemons are very hard to get where I live. Thanks again. Have some beautiful Meyer lemons in the preheated oven until a toothpick inserted the! 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