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Almond Tea Cake

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A delicious little tea cake. Easy to put together and perfect with a cup of tea.
Ingredients
  Butter 10 Tablespoon
  Almond paste 7 Ounce
  Sugar 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  Egg 4
  Orange 1 , zested
  Flour 2⁄3 Cup (10.67 tbs)
  Baking powder 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Salt 1 Pinch
  Almond 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs), sliced
  Cooking spray 3 Dash
Directions

GETTING READY
1. Pre-heat the oven to 350F.
2. Spray a 9 inch baking dish with baking spray, line with parchment paper, spray again.

MAKING
3. In an electric mixer, place butter, blend until it turns light and fluffy. Gradually add almond paste. Add sugar and beat until the mixture turns light & fluffy.
4. Add in the eggs, one at a time, and the orange zest, mix together.
5. In a mixing bowl, place flour, baking powder and salt, stir to mix.
6. Add the flour mixture to the butter mixture and mix just until combined.
7. Pour the batter into the prepared baking dish and using a spatula smoothen the mixture.
8. Sprinkle the almond slices evenly onto the batter.
9. Bake at 350F for 30 minutes. Allow to sit for 5 minutes.

FINALIZING
10. Cut the cake into wedges.

SERVING
11. Serve hot or cold with tea or any other beverage of your choice.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Snack
Taste: 
Sweet
Method: 
Baked
Dish: 
Cake
Restriction: 
Lacto Ovo Vegetarian
Ingredient: 
Almond
Interest: 
Easy
Preparation Time: 
15 Minutes
Cook Time: 
30 Minutes
Ready In: 
45 Minutes
Servings: 
10
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