Lemon Cake – Agli Amici

Lemons are always wonderful to use and making a lemon cake is very easy, even you can’t bake. Try to make it by following these steps in preparation, a recipe from Northern Italian chef named Emanuele Scarello. Together with his wife Michela they run the restaurant Agli Amici in Udine 1887: http://www.agliamici.it/?lang=en&id=nostracasa

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Mix the eggs + sugar, then add the flour with baking powder and the salt at last.
Heat the cream and add the butter keeping on mixing.
Pour slowly the cream + butter on the eggs, sugar and flour, add the lemon zest and juice.
Put the mixture into a plum-cake pan and cook in pre-heated oven at 170°C for 15 minutes.


-zest of one lemon
-2 eggs
-gr. 140 sugar
-a pinch of salt
-gr. 60 fresh cream
-gr. 100 flour
-gr. 2 baking powder
-gr. 40 butter
-gr. 20 lemon juice