Tuesday, November 1, 2011

Banana and Poppy Seeds cake

Banana, lemon and poppy seeds are great combinations too.Try it and you'll love it, that's all I can say...lol
The recipe I adapted from yum yum magazine, which I modefied  the ingredients from 9 inch tin to 7 inch tin. Here' the recipe:

175 gm butter
50 gm sugar
1/2 tbsp lemon zest
1/2 tbsp lemon juice
4 egg yolks
150 gm plain flour
1/2 tsp baking powder
1/4 tsp baking soda
100 gm ripped banana, mashed
15 gm poppy seed

4 egg whites
100 gm sugar

Line a 7 inch baking pan.
Pre-heat oven 180C.
Sieve plain flour,baking powder and baking soda, set a side.
Cream butter and caster sugar until pale.
Add in lemon juice, lemon zest and egg yolks, mix well.
Slowly add in flour mixture, mashed banana and poppy seeds , mix well.
In a clean mixing bowl, whisk egg whites and caster sugar until soft peaks is formed.
Fold whisked egg whites into batter in 3 batches.
Pour the mixture into the prepared baking tin and bake for 45- 50 minutes, until cooked.
Remove from oven and cool before cutting into serving pieces.
The ingredients.
 Fold the whisked egg whites into the batter.

 Ready to bake:)


Nava.K said...

You bet both the ingredients are great combo as I can see from the pics though I have not tried it before.

That tiny black seeds looks such a contrast into the cake.

Santosh Bangar said...

yummy healthy cake

Jeannie said...

Looks delicious! This reminds me of my poppy seeds still sitting in the larder:D

Katherine said...

LOVE banana cake and lemon poppyseed cake - this looks delicious!!

Dmarie said...

love it that you've combined two of my favs!!

Christy said...

"Banana, lemon and poppy seeds are great combinations.."
I Say AMEN to that! :) Your cake looks awesome!!:D

layaa said...

Awesome cakes dear,great clicks...never think of poppy seeds in a cake....i loveeeee thisss a lotttttttt....

lena said...

going to be time for tea soon..how nice if i can hv a piece now..LOL! wanna bake a banana cake too one of these days..

Sonia (Nasi Lemak Lover) said...

this look like a perfect combo, look so yummy!

HomeKreation said...

Thanks for the recipe. I wanted to make something like this & thought wanted to invent a recipe. Now you have moist looking cake, I should just give this a try....Roz

HomeKreation said...

Hi. I've tried it and posted in my blog. Fabulous....! Thanks for sharing....Roz

sehnnu89 said...

Tried it today..Even though my egg white did not turn out quite well, i managed to get a really good tasting cake.. Added 50ml of milk in it.. Thank you!

yummylittlecooks said...
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yummylittlecooks said...

Hi sehnnu89,

I am glad you like it :)