SIMPLE LEMON OLIVE OIL CAKE

Pair lemons and olive oil to make this delicious and simple lemon olive oil cake. The only trouble you'll have is deciding if you want to share.

SIMPLE LEMON OLIVE OIL CAKE

INGREDIENTS:
  1. 4 large eggs
  2. 1 cup sugar
  3. 1/2 cup extra virgin olive oil
  4. 2 1/2 tbsp lemon juice (roughly one lemon)
  5. 1 cup cake flour, sifted
  6. 1/2 tsp baking powder
  7. 1/4 tsp salt
  8. 1 tsp lemon zest
  9. 1/4 cup powdered icing sugar

DIRECTIONS:
  • Preheat your oven to 350*F and grease your 8 inch cake pan.
  • Using your mixer, beat eggs and sugar on high until the mixture is fluffy and has doubled in volume (between 5-7 minutes total mixing time).
  • While the eggs and sugar are mixing, in a separate bowl whisk together flour, baking powder, salt and lemon zest.