Thursday, January 14, 2016

Hooligan Pear Cake

The inspiration for this amazingly juicy and tasty cake came from this publication in one of my favourite Bulgarian cooking blogs. Yesterday I made it with apples and today - with pears and I can recommend both - turns out pears too go well with cinnamon and vanilla.

  • 3 pears / apples
  • 3 eggs
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 cup flour
  • 50 g butter
  • 5 g baking powder
  • cinnamon, vanilla

Beat the eggs with the sugar. Add the butter (melted) and the flour with the baking powder. Pour the batter in a greased baking dish (26 cm), spread the cut fruit on top and sprinkle with cinnamon, vanilla and sugar. Bake in a preheated oven at 180C.

Why hooligan - the author called it that because you cut the fruit into irregular forms and just throw the pieces on top without much order or symmetry concerns :)
A picture of yesterday's apple cake before baking.

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