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Norwegian Birthday Cake (Blotkake)

 

327

Yield

servings

Prep

15

min

Cook

40

min

Ready

55

min

Trans-fat Free, Low Sodium
 

Ingredients

5 eggs
separated
*
¾ teaspoon cream of tartar
*
1 ½ cups sugar
½ cup water
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 ½ cups all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon baking powder
2 cups heavy whipping cream
strawberries
optional
*

Directions

In a bowl beat egg whites until foamy.

Add cream of tartar and beat until stiff peaks form.

Gradually beat in sugar. Set aside. Beat egg yolks until thick and lemon colored.

Stir in water and vanilla.

Sift flour twice with baking powder.

Stir flour into egg-yolk mixture by hand, until thoroughly combined.

Fold in egg-white mixture.

Pour mixture into 2 (8-inch) round parchment-lined cake pans and bake at 350℉ (180℃) about 30 to 40 minutes, or until wood pick inserted in center comes out dry.

When cool, divide each cake into 2 layers. Whip cream.

Save enough whipped cream to decorate outside of cake.

Add crushed strawberries with juice to rest of whipped cream.

Then spread on top of layers.

Each serving contains about: 382 calories; 108 mg sodium; 172 mg cholesterol; 20 grams fat; 45 grams carbohydrates; 6 grams protein; 0. 05 gram fiber.

This sponge cake is also delicious on its own or as a base for fruit and whipped cream.

 

* not incl. in nutrient facts

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what is the history on this cake????

almost 9 years ago

please write back

almost 9 years ago

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size 272g (9.6 oz)
Amount per Serving
Calories 87446% of calories from fat
 % Daily Value *
Total Fat 44g 68%
Saturated Fat 27g 137%
Trans Fat 0g
Cholesterol 163mg 54%
Sodium 48mg 2%
Total Carbohydrate 38g 38%
Dietary Fiber 1g 5%
Sugars g
Protein 15g
Vitamin A 35% Vitamin C 1%
Calcium 11% Iron 13%
* based on a 2,000 calorie diet How is this calculated?

 

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