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A lovely orange cake with a tasty orange flavour. Perfect with your afternoon tea.

10 people made this

IngredientsServes: 20

  • 1 tablespoon orange zest
  • 75ml fresh orange juice
  • boiling water
  • 2 tablespoons melted butter
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 egg
  • 250g plain flour
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon bicarbonate of soda
  • 200g caster sugar
  • 50g chopped walnuts

MethodPrep:15min ›Cook:45min ›Ready in:1hr

  1. Preheat oven to 180 C / Gas 4. Grease 3 to 4 mini loaf tins (6x12cm / 5x3 in each).
  2. Zest and juice an orange; set 1 tablespoon zest aside. Pour 75ml orange juice into a measuring jug, add boiling water to fill to 225ml (8 fl oz).
  3. Pour juice mixture into a bowl and add the melted butter, vanilla, egg, flour, salt, baking powder, bicarbonate of soda, sugar, grated orange zest and chopped nuts. Stir well and pour batter into the prepared tins.
  4. Bake in preheated oven for 45 minutes or until a small knife comes out clean and cake is nicely browned.

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Reviews & ratingsAverage global rating:(25)

Reviews in English (24)

by zmo

Used different ingredients.Excellent! So easy to make. I did use splenda instead of caster sugar. I made it in one regular-size loaf tin and it was done baking in 25 minutes. My first time making and eating orange bread. It was delicious!-14 Jul 2008

by nora muhammad

the smell of orange is wonderful, but it's too sweet. i would recommend using a third of the sugar.-14 Jul 2008

by NANCYARBUCKLE

This bread smells wonderful when baking. It's refreshing and light. Next time I will add chopped dark chocolate to make it even more irresistable.-14 Jul 2008


    • 1/2 Cup Butter (1 stick)
    • 1 1/4 Cups Sugar
    • 2 Eggs
    • 2 Cups All-purpose Flour
    • 1 TSP Baking Powder
    • 1 TSP Soda
    • 1/2 TSP Salt
    • 3/4 Cup Buttermilk (or milksoured w/ 2TBS of lemon juice)
    • 1 Cup Pecans chopped
    • Zest of 1 Orange
    • Glaze
    • Juice of 1 orange
    • Juice of 1 lemon
    • 1/2 Cup sugar
    1. Preheat oven to 350* Grease 9 X 5 X 3 loaf pan . In large bowl cream butter,& sugar, add eggs & mix well. In sep. bowl combine flour, powder,soda,& salt. Alternately add milk & flour mix. to be creamed begin & end w/ flour. Stir in zest,& pecans. Pour batter into pan. Bake 1HR 10 min.It should spring back when touched DO NOT LET BROWN TO MUCH. If baking in glass pan reduce heat to 325* Cool in pan 10-15 min. Loosen sides & place on plate. Pour glaze on while still warmkeep diong until most is absorbed. Let cool before slicing

    Baking in Season

    We see rhubarb pop up in baked goods everywhere, especially pies and tarts, when it finally bursts onto the scene in spring. Strawberry-Rhubarb is a common and very delicious combination. But I knew I wanted to explore different flavors…..and I wanted to make a cake!

    Rhubarb is quite tart and needs to be sweetened when cooking—which produces the uniquely delicious sweet-tart flavor that makes this such a sought after seasonal treat. It also has a crisp firm texture so softening with the sugar first for 30 min releases the juices and works really well in this preparation.


    Recipe Summary

    • 1 cup walnuts
    • 1 cup all-purpose flour
    • 3/4 teaspoon baking soda
    • 1/4 teaspoon baking powder
    • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
    • 1/2 teaspoon ground cloves
    • 1/4 teaspoon salt
    • 1 cup sugar, divided
    • 1/2 cup extra-virgin olive oil, plus some for oiling the pan
    • 6 eggs, separated, at room temperature
    • 3/4 cup Greek yogurt
    • 1/2 teaspoon cream of tartar
    • 1 tablespoon finely grated orange zest
    • 3/4 cup sugar
    • 3/4 cup freshly squeezed orange juice
    • 1/4 cup freshly squeezed lemon juice
    • 3 navel oranges

    Preheat the oven to 350°. Oil and flour a 10-inch springform pan.

    Arrange the walnuts on a baking sheet and toast in the oven, shaking once or twice, until golden-brown, about 10 minutes. Remove from the oven and cool completely. Chop finely or grind in a nut grinder.

    In a medium bowl, whisk together the flour, baking soda, baking powder, cinnamon, cloves and salt.

    Beat together 1/2 cup olive oil and 1/2 cup sugar until creamy. Add the egg yolks and yogurt and beat until well combined. Beat in the flour mixture and the ground walnuts.

    In a separate bowl, combine the egg whites with the cream of tartar and beat with a whisk attachment until soft peaks form. Gradually add the remaining 1/2 cup sugar and beat until the egg whites are stiff and hold glossy peaks. Gently but thoroughly fold the egg whites into the batter. Spoon the batter in the prepared cake pan and smooth the top with a spatula.

    Bake until the top of the cake is golden and a wooden skewer inserted in the center of the cake comes out clean, 45 to 50 minutes.

    Cool the cake in the pan on a rack for 10 minutes, then remove the side of the pan and cool completely.

    Bring the sugar and juices to a simmer in a small saucepan and simmer, stirring, until the sugar is dissolved. Continue to simmer until syrup is slightly thickened and reduced to about 1 cup. Remove from the heat and let cool.

    Cut the peel and pith from the oranges with a sharp paring knife. Cut segments free from the membranes, letting them drop into a bowl. Pour the cooled syrup over the oranges.

    Serve the cake topped with some of the oranges and a generous drizzle of syrup.


    Directions

    Heat the oven to 350 degrees F.

    Combine the orange and raisins in a food processor pulse until the mixture is finely ground. Pour hot water over the mixture set aside.

    Combine the flour, baking soda and salt in a medium bowl set aside.

    Combine the sugar and butter in a large bowl beat with an electric mixer until light and fluffy. Add the eggs, one at a time, mixing well after each addition. Alternately add the flour mixture and buttermilk to the sugar-butter mixture, beating until smooth with each addition. Stir in the reserved orange-raisin mixture and the nuts. Pour batter into a greased and floured 12-cup Bundt pan.

    Bake until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean, 40-50 minutes.

    Let cake cool in pan 10 minutes. Invert it onto a wire rack cool completely. Dust with confectioners' sugar.


    Reviews

    Amazing. Like others I used a bundt pan. no falling center. i used 3/4 cup sugar, double orange zest, added 1 tsp cinnamon and 1/4 tsp nutmeg. In my oven it baked in 45 minutes. Glad I checked. While hot brushed with mixture of 1/4 cup orange juice and 1/4 cup sugar. Served with greek yogurt and pomegranate seeds. Yummy and good for you too. A definite repeat performer.

    This cake is easy to make and tastes great. I used walnut oil in place of the olive oil to give it an even nuttier flavor. Otherwise I followed the recipe and had no problem with the center falling. I might use less sugar next time I make it and I think it will still be plenty sweet.

    Followed the recipe. Came out great. Not a crumb left

    Made this following the recipes. Came out great. It was a hit, not a crumb left.

    I read quite a few reviews, most people complains of the cake falls in the middle, here is the few hints http://www.cheftalk.com/t/57075/why-do-cakes-collapse I decided to give it a try and as I prepared the batter, I realized the batter actually is a basic sponge cake consider how much less the actual flour in this recipe. Walnuts is added, but it is not a flour ingredient. So I reduce the butter and the orange juice by half. This reduces my baking time to 30 minutes and no falling cakes.

    Made the addition of a little cinnamon, nutmeg, and brown sugar. Also cut down the white sugar to 1 cup and the baking powder to 1 full teaspoon. Added the zest from 2 oranges. Delicious!

    Try this neat trick. Done very often in Middle-Eastern recipes. Use 1 c of sugar in the cake. Take the remaining 1/2 c of sugar and boil it with another 1/2 c of orange juice to reduce a bit into syrup. Brush over the cake as soon as it comes out of the oven. Never tell anyone what the secret is!

    Mine did not fall, just good luck perhaps. I used 1 1/8 cups of sugar, room temperature eggs, extra orange rind and roasted the walnuts before chopping. It baked in 55 minutes. I served it with whipped cream and it was a hit.

    I used 1 cup of sugar and it was just the right sweetness for my taste. Probably used 1.5 tablespoons orange zest baked exactly 1 hour. Very tasty, perfectly moist, my guests loved it.

    this cake is very tasty. i also had problems with the cake falling in the middle about half way through the baking time. Per other reviewers, I will try to cut back on the sugar next week as it is pretty sweet. but I will definitely make again!

    After reading other reviews (about cake falling down in the middle) I made it in a bundt pan and it was perfect, nothing fell down. Love my bundt pan :) I did all by instructions, baked exactly 1 hour, only replaced oranges by tangerines (had a lot of them). Very nice flavor and consistency. I believe it can be made with any citrus. Next time may try to increase citrus peel for more flavor I like. My family likes it a lot, so I will definitely make again.

    This cake is excellent but always falls in the middle. I made two adjustments: 1) reduce baking powder from 1 tablespoon to 1 teaspoon 2) bring eggs to room temperature before beating. The result was a perfect cake. It domed slowly during baking and stayed there.

    I have made this cake maybe 15 times, it's a delicious and healthy dessert. I make it exactly per the recipe. I would give this 4 forks but it falls in the middle every time. It rises to about 3" after 15-20 minutes, then in the second half of baking it falls in the middle. I'm going to experiment with various fixes to resolve this problem, but it would be great if a professional could provide some guidance. I've already tried some basic adjustments (mixing time, greasing the pan well) but so far no luck.

    I gave this cake 3 forks for its texture and because it is so easy and quick to make. I liked it, nice and moist but flavor is just ok, the orange flavor is not as pronounced as I would've liked even though I used more zest than in the recipe.

    After the first few times making this cake and having it fall in the middle I started using the tube insert with my 9" springform pan which completely eliminates that possibility - an improvement, in my opinion, on an already winning recipe. My main alteration to the ingredients is reducing the sugar to a scant 3/4 cup.

    Outstanding cake - easy to make, very tender and delicious. Used pecans (toasted) instead of walnuts and replaced 2 eggs with 3 egg whites. Used only 1 cup sugar. Everyone loved it.

    Really delicious (especially the crust). Toasted the walnuts and put in a whole orange's worth of zest (will use two oranges next time). Mine also fell, so I looked at my collection of other recipes for nut cakes. They call for beating the egg whites into stiff peaks and then folding in the nuts and flour. I'm not sure this is worth the trouble. Also, to the Santa Fe cook - you're misreading the recipe which calls for only 1 Tbl (3 teaspoons) of baking power.

    I baked this cake today and it climbed all over the inside of my new Breville oven. I adjusted the baking powder down to 7 teaspoons because we're at 7,200 feet elevation. What a mess it made ! It smelled delicious. Has anyone else baked this at a high elevation. Would appreciate any tips. Penelope of Santa Fe

    First Iɽ like to thank the other reviewers for their very helpful hints. (This is what these recipe reviews are meant to be.) First, I greased the pan really well so that the batter wouldn't have anything to "climb" on. When it came time to make the cake, I discovered I had only one navel orange. I grated all of the zest, but there wasn't enough juice. So I thawed frozen concentrated orange juice to make up the rest. I didn't dilute it because I thought it would provide more orange flavour. It might or might not have contributed to the lack of sinking in the centre that other reviewers noted. I also beat the batter longer, as other reviewers suggested. My cake turned out with a perfectly flat top with no cracks. In fact, I think it was probably the flattest, most perfect looking cake I ever made. To my mind, it had just the right amount of orange flavour and just the right amount of crunch. My husband thought it was fabulous and and ate a large piece of it for breakfast the next day.

    A bit too much oil! I used walnut oil instead of the olive oil. the cake was too moist. I think that I'll use a bit less oil next time.

    I forgot to add that I decreased the sugar by slightly over 1/4 cup per other reviewers and think that proportion is very good. I was afraid to reduce a full 1/2 cup without changing other ingredient proportions.

    My husband thinks this cake is perfect and the 4 forks are mostly his rating. (Iɽ give it 3+) I used the zest of a whole orange, using my microplane. This gives a LOT of zest and I can't imagine using any less. I also had a scant tablespoon of pear butter at the bottom of a jar, so I scooped it all out into my measuring cup, and than topped off the measure with the olive oil. I beat the eggs a little longer than the recipe states. I had a perfectly lovely flat top with no sinking as others had. I also ground my walnuts to the size of very coarse cornmeal which seemed just right in the finished cake - small enough to give an even crumb, but large enough to give chew and crunch. Absolutely, toast the nuts and let them cool before processing them. I served it with caramelized pear halves.

    The strength of this recipe is its simplicity and wonderful taste. It's now a standard staple in my household. By now, I use olive oil, decraese the sugar by about half a cup, and increase the orange zest--fabulous!

    After reading the enthusiastic reviews of this recipe, I was eager to try it as I am always on the lookout for non-dairy desserts. The cake was light, moist and walnutty just the sort of thing youɽ want in a coffee cake. Missing, to its detriment, was the zingy, bright, sweet taste of orange to contrast with the earthy, nuttiness of the walnuts. Could it be that there was just not enough orange zest? _If_ I make it again, I think I would triple the amount of orange zest to bring out the orange flavor. Next time, I won't be quite so persuaded by other reviews, one cooks's AMAZING is another cook's so-so. Based on my experience, I give the cake 2 forks and continue my quest elsewhere for non-dairy dessert recipes.

    Wow, this cake is so surprisingly good. One of our family's favourites. My husband found this recipe as he was looking for something easy and we have both made it many times since.


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    Preparation

    Step 1

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    1 teaspoon baking soda
    1/4 teaspoon salt
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    1-1/2 cups pastry flour
    2 teaspoons baking powder
    1/4 teaspoon baking soda
    1/3 teaspoon salt
    1/4 to 1/2 cup water

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    1 teaspoon vanilla
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    1/8 teaspoon salt
    3/4 teaspoon baking soda
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    1-1/2 cups sugar
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    3 cups flour
    1/4 teaspoon salt
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    1 teaspoon baking soda

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