Zesty Blueberry Lavender Cake

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Author Notes: This recipe comes from a few additions and alterations to a simple one-bowl cake found in a vintage cookbook. It uses lavender sugar - 1 tablespoon ground lavender buds + 1 cup of white sugar.LYKLauren

Serves 10

  • 1 1/2 cups flour
  • 3/4 cup lavender sugar
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 2 tablespoons lemon zest
  • 1 cup vanilla yogurt
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon vinegar
  • 5 tablespoons butter
  • 1 cup blueberries, rinsed
  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Combine flour, lavender sugar, and salt.
  3. In a separate bowl combine vinegar and baking soda then add the yogurt, lemon zest and butter.
  4. Slowly incorporate the dry into the wet ingredients. Rinse your blueberries and gently fold them into the batter.
  5. Pour into a square cake pan and bake 35-38 minutes.
  6. Let cool and top with powdered sugar.

Tags: baking, cake, refreshing, serves a crowd

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3 months ago Candy Phillips

Is the butter room temperature or melted?


about 1 year ago mlsparks

Made this tonight, it was quite delicious! I would most definitely make this again!! Splendid flavors


about 1 year ago Debbi Spencer

where do you get/how do you make lavender sugar?? Can I substitute my lavendar balsamic vinegar for the finegar in the recipe? Thanks!!


about 2 years ago Yvonne Naese

Also add mint blooms


over 4 years ago TiggyBee

this looks so delish!!


over 4 years ago mrslarkin

Mrs. Larkin is a trusted source on Baking.

sounds yummy! blueberries and lavender are a fantastic combination!