A fragrant, moist and fluffy Orange cake made with freshly squeezed orange juice and citrus zest perfect accompaniment for your evening tea. Try it, you will love it!


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Ingredients Quantity
Flour 2 cups
Baking powder 3 tsp
Salt A pinch
Eggs 5
White vinegar ¼ tsp
Vanilla 3 tsp
Orange & Lemon zest 1 tsp
Sugar 1 ½ cup
Oil ¾ cup
Orange juice 1 cup


Method of Preparation

  • In a bowl add the dry ingredients together (flour + salt + baking powder) and set aside.
  • In another mixing bowl mix in the egg, vanilla, vinegar & orange and lemon zest and set aside.
  • Whisk in the egg mixture and sugar till they incorporate well.
  • Add the oil gradually.
  • Now add the dry ingredients gradually, alternating it with the orange juice. Please do not overmix the batter and mix only until everything is well combined.
  • Pour the batter into a cake tin brushed with butter and dusted with flour and bake it at 180 degrees for 25-30 mins.
  • Serve the cake with lemon glaze (1 cup of icing sugar + 2 tablespoons lemon juice) & garnish with blueberries.


About the Contributor

Intissar El Soussi

A qualified professional chef and an upcoming Instagram Influencer who is passionate about inspiring food enthusiasts through her recipes.

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