Fresh Blueberry Cake

Fresh Blueberry Cake

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"This is a DELICIOUS blueberry cake made with fresh blueberries! It is great with confectioners sugar or whipped cream on top!"


1 h 5 m servings 317 cals
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Original recipe yields 8 servings



  • Calories:
  • 317 kcal
  • 16%
  • Fat:
  • 10 g
  • 15%
  • Carbs:
  • 52.9g
  • 17%
  • Protein:
  • 4.9 g
  • 10%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 25 mg
  • 8%
  • Sodium:
  • 214 mg
  • 9%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease an 8x8-inch pan.
  2. Sift flour, baking powder, sugar, and salt together in a large bowl. Beat shortening in a separate bowl until creamy; stir into flour mixture, alternating with milk. Beat flour-shortening mixture until mixed, about 2 minutes. Add egg and beat until mixed, about 1 minute.
  3. Combine lemon zest with blueberries in a bowl; fold into batter. Pour batter into prepared pan.
  4. Bake in the preheated oven until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean, about 50 minutes.
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  1. 13 Ratings


Very nice old fashion type recipe. I added a crumb topping to the top. I used fresh picked blueberries and ate it warm with whipped topping. Fairly moist cake which has lasted into the next day ...

I needed some breakfast cakes and used this recipe to accomplish that task. They were good tasting and made up quickly. I added cream cheese instead of the shortening and put a crumble on the ...

Very Yummy!

This was great! it was easy to make also. I cut back slightly on the sugar but I think I would not the next time, the cake I made could have been sweeter. It was still great,( stick to the recip...

My husband isn't a huge blueberry fan and loved this cake. I made it as written but added about a tsp. of vanilla out of habit. I also made this gluten free with gluten free AP flour and xantham...

This was a decent cake. My daughter really enjoyed it.

best cake we ever had!!!!!!!!!

This cake is a bit dense. Very old fashioned cake. I didnt have lemon zest so i used some butter extract. I think the zest would of made a heck of a difference in the flavor. I made it in a l...

Very nice cake