Citrus Olive Oil Roussanne Cake
Maegen Loring is one of our favorite chefs - she really values fresh ingredients and knows how to use our oils in amazing ways in the kitchen. Like with this excellent cake.
2 cups white sugar
4 large eggs
1 cup Citrus Olive Oil
1 cup Rousanne
2 1/2 cups all purpose flour
1/2 tsp salt
2 1/4 tsp baking powder
1 tsp vanilla
Heavy whipping cream
Honey to taste
Seasonal fruit, sliced, for garnish
Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease and flour two 9-inch cake pans. In a mider, beat sugar and eggs together for 30 seconds. Add oil, wine, vanilla and dry ingredients and beat for 1 minute. Pour batter into prepared pans and bake for 30 minutes.
Let cake cook in pans for 5 minutes before removing. Then turn them onto racks to finish. Serve with a mousse of heavy whipping cream and honey, and top with sliced seasonal fruit.