Pear and Blueberry Cake

Pear and Blueberry Cake

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ErinCC 1

"On our honeymoon, my husband and I had this delicious dessert at Al Covo in Venice. I've tried to re-create the recipe because it was so tasty!"

Ingredients

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Nutrition

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  • Calories:
  • 280 kcal
  • 14%
  • Fat:
  • 11.1 g
  • 17%
  • Carbs:
  • 42.9g
  • 14%
  • Protein:
  • 4.1 g
  • 8%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 62 mg
  • 21%
  • Sodium:
  • 61 mg
  • 2%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Preheat an oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease and flour a 9 inch springform pan. Combine 1 1/2 tablespoons brown sugar, 1 1/2 tablespoons white sugar, and 1 teaspoon cinnamon in a small bowl; reserve.
  2. Whisk together flour, 1 teaspoon cinnamon, and baking powder in a large bowl. Use an electric mixer to beat the butter and 1 1/4 cups white sugar together in a separate large bowl. Beat until light and fluffy. Beat in eggs, one at a time. Mix in 1/3 of the flour mixture until just combined. Beat in 1/2 of the milk and another 1/3 of the flour mixture. Repeat with the remaining milk and flour. Stir in the almond extract.
  3. Gently fold pears, blueberries, and chopped almonds into the batter. Pour into prepared pan. Sprinkle reserved sugar and cinnamon mixture over the cake batter.
  4. Bake in preheated oven until a toothpick inserted in the center of the cake comes out clean, 40 to 50 minutes.
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Very nice. Because it's baked in a springform pan, it's a very attractive coffee cake. The cinnamon is quite pronounced, but it's perfect for a cake of this type. I didn't use the almonds or the...

Just made this last night and it's great! The cake is a nice moist cake with bits of pears, blueberries and almonds. I was worried the almond extract would be too strong but it mellows ut qui...

excellent, very moist