Apple Ricotta Cake

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Dec. 01, 2016

This apple ricotta cake is so moist and extremely easy to make. Give this a go, and watch them getting disappeared from the table.


Unsalted butter 9 Tablespoon ((room temperature))
Sugar 18 Tablespoon
Eggs 3
Lemon zest 1 Tablespoon
Fresh ricotta cheese 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Apple 1 , peeled and grated
All purpose flour
Baking powder 1 Tablespoon
Icing sugar To Taste ((for serving))



1. Preheat the oven to 400ºF (200ºC)

2. Butter and flour a 10-inch spring form pan.


3. Cream together butter and sugar until light and fluffy.

4. Beat in the eggs one at a time.

5. Beat in the ricotta, lemon zest, and apple.

6. Combine the flour and baking powder.

7. Combine wet and dry mixtures.

8. Scrape the batter into the prepared pan, smooth the top and bake for 25 to 30 minutes.

9. Cool in the pan on a wire rack for 10 minutes.

10. Turn the cake out of the pan and cool completely on the rack.


11. Dust with icing sugar just before serving. Enjoy.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 40 Minutes
Ready In: 40 Minutes
Servings: 6

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 553Calories from Fat 232

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 26 g40%

Saturated Fat 15 g75%

Trans Fat 0 g


Sodium 270 mg11.25%

Total Carbohydrates 71 g23.7%

Dietary Fiber 1 g4%

Sugars 48 g

Protein 11 g22%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet