Baking

Strawberry yoghurt cake

Whether enjoyed as a sweet treat with afternoon tea or served as the grand finale to a special occasion, this Strawberry Yoghurt Cake is sure to leave a lasting impression on all who indulge.
Strawberry yoghurt cake
8
25M
50M
1H 15M

Ingredients

MACERATED STRAWBERRIES

Method

Step 1

Preheat oven to 180°C/160°C fan. Grease a 22cm springform pan. Line base and side with baking paper.

Step 2

Sift flour into a large bowl. Stir in strawberries, sugar, vanilla paste, egg, yoghurt and butter until just combined. Spoon mixture into pan, smoothing the surface. Sprinkle with almonds.

Step 3

Bake cake for 50 minutes or until a skewer inserted into the centre comes out clean. Cover loosely with foil halfway through baking if almonds are over-browning. Leave cake in pan for 10 minutes. Release ring and transfer cake to a wire rack to cool.

Macerated Strawberries

Step 4

Combine ingredients in a small bowl; stand for 20 minutes.

Step 5

Top cake with macerated strawberries and dust with icing sugar. Serve with extra yoghurt.
Undecorated cake suitable to freeze.

Cake and macerated strawberries are best made on day of serving.

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