Orange-Glazed Olive Oil Cake with Fleur De Sel
Orange-Glazed Olive Oil Cake with Fleur De Sel
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    This cake is made with extra-virgin olive oil and fresh oranges that have been cooked in a sugar syrup and pureed, rind and all. It's topped with a light orange glaze and sprinkled with fleur de sel just before serving, intensifying the rich orange flavor. The recipe is excerpted from The Perfect Finish by Bill Yosses and Melissa Clark. It's a fabulous baking book with an inspiring selection of recipes and a wealth of expert tips and information. Be sure to see our review below.

    Ingredients

    • Unsalted butter for greasing the pan
    • 2 navel oranges
    • 2-1/3 cups sugar, divided
    • 2-1/2 cups all-purpose flour
    • 2 teaspoons baking powder
    • 1 teaspoon baking soda
    • 6 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
    • 4 large eggs, at room temperature
    • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
    • 1/2 teaspoon fleur de sel
    • 1/2 cup confectioners sugar
    • 1/2 cup freshly squeezed orange juice

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 10
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 381 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 10 g 14.66%
    • Saturated Fat: 2 g 8.08%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 2 mg 0.5%
    • Sodium: 324 mg 13.48%
    • Calcium: 32 mg 3.17%
    • Potassium: 66 mg 1.88%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 2 mg 8.5%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 73 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 1 g 4.7%
    • Sugar: 43 g
    • Protein: 6 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Vitamin A 0.66%
    • Vitamin C 5.03%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat2
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs3
    • Exchange - Starch2
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total2 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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