Rhubarb & Strawberries Upside down cake

Rhubarb upside down Cake is a classic and since it is also strawberries season so i threw few strawberries as well and believe me the result was just exquisite . Rhubarb cakes are so special to my heart because i tried Rhubarb for the first time only few years ago and the first time was in an upside down cake . I immediately fell in love with it's sharp sour taste contrasting the vanilla flavoured cake . The recipe is actually one of the simplest things to make on a lazy weeknight , i will let you judge by yourselves i hope that you will like it .

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Rhubarbupsidedowncake

PREP TIME15 min
COOK Time40 min
TOTAL Time55 min

INGREDIENTS

  • 100 gr strawberries
  • 150 gr Rhubarb
  • 25 gr sugar ( for the fruits base )
  • 2 eggs
  • 45 gr sugar
  • 50 gr melted butter
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 7 gr baking pouder
  • 1/2 tsp cardamom
  • 50 gr buttermilk
  • 220 gr flour

INSTRUCTIONS

  1. First , in a bowl place the rhubarb , starwberries cut in halves and te sugar and let it sit to release its juices .
  2. In a separate bowl mix the eggs , vanilla extract and sugar until it becomes fluffy then add in the melted butter and keep mixing .
  3. Sift all the dry ingredients and fold it in gently to keep the air in your batter .
  4. Loosen the mix with the buttermilk .
  5. In a greased baking pan lay down the marinated straweberries and rhubarb along with the juices that came out while marinating.
  6. Bake in a 170 C preheated oven for 40 min ( as usual the baking time depends on your oven so check it a little bit earlier to see if it is done )
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