Bolo baeta (Brazilian milk cake)

    35 min

    Brazilian bolo baeta, or 'milk cake', is gorgeously moist and a unique change from the norm. One of the most popular cakes in northeast Brazil, it's very easy to do as it's whipped up in a blender.

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    Serves: 10 

    • 1L milk
    • 30g butter, melted
    • 3 eggs
    • 500g plain flour
    • 400 to 600g caster sugar, or to taste
    • 1 lime, zested
    • 1 pinch salt

    Prep:5min  ›  Cook:30min  ›  Ready in:35min 

    1. Preheat oven to 220 C / Gas 7. Grease and flour a 25cm tube cake tin.
    2. Put all ingredients in a blender, then blend till smooth. Pour the mixture into the prepared tin.
    3. Bake in the preheated oven for about 30 minutes, or until the cake is golden brown.

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    I did not care for this recipe. This cake was extremely dense.  -  23 Jul 2016  (Review from Allrecipes US | Canada)