Vanilla Hazelnut Cake


Vanilla Hazelnut Cake


Ingredients
  • 1 1/4 cup all purpose flour
  • 1/4 to 1/2 cup toasted ground hazelnut
  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 cup sugar
  • a pinch of salt
  • 2 tbs milk
Directions


      Preheat oven to 350 degree F. Toast hazelnuts on a baking sheet for 8 to 10 minutes or until a nice aroma appears, grind to a fine powder and set aside. Sieve flour baking powder,ground hazelnut and salt , set aside. Cream butter and sugar until light and fluffy. Add eggs one at time, add vanilla and mix well. Add the flour mixture alternately with milk, starting and ending with flour. Bake for 30 mints(depends on the oven) until a tooth pick inserted into the center of the cake comes out clean. Enjoy with chocolate ganache, nutella or butter cream frosting.



I made it look like Petit fours.Will post the real Petit fours later, stay tuned.




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59 Comments:

Pari said...

The cake looks so moist. I love hazelnuts, must give this a try.
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A 2 Z Vegetarian Cuisine said...

Lovely hazelnut cake..have always tried it on bread/cookies..never on a cake..looks amazing.

Deepa G Joshi said...

yummy..the cake looks so delicious and gorgeous..

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அண்ணாமலையான் said...

wow delicious ....

Suma Rowjee said...

Looks divine!! Am sure it will be even more divine with Nutella..

Nandini said...

Whee! How cute the cake is! I'd grab all of them and gulp them up!

sree said...

Awesome looking delicious cake...

Sarah Naveen said...

Excellent...oh enikku vayya...adipoli dear..i know you are marvelous in this :)

Hari Chandana said...

yummy ... cake looks soo soft and delicious.. nice clicks too.. :)

Neetz said...

wowwww...i m drooling and i would reallylike ot have one..look at those soft cakes..sad i dont have an oven..i would tried this for sure as hazelnuts are my fav!!!!!!!!

Debbi Smith said...

These look delicious! I love hazelnut, it would be fantastic in a cake! Thanks!

shahana said...

Awesome!awesome!awesome!Looks so tempting !

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Tina said...

Yummy Yummy...

Shama Nagarajan said...

DELICIOUS MOUTHWATERING CAKE DEAR

Happy Cook said...

Ilove love the decorations on top of the petit four, theylook so so beautiful.

Silence Sings said...

thats look grt...waiting for the petit four...those look too good...

Soma Pradhan said...

these look lovely

PranisKitchen said...

yummy cake...
nice presentation

Springbird said...

yummy....i love hazelnut.

Sailaja Damodaran said...

I admire your baking skills......tempting

Cool Lassi(e) said...

The cake indeed looks moist and divine.

Looking forward to seeing the recipe for petit fours. Love the scroll pattern on the top.

Saju Sharfu said...

wow..nice cake..i love ur creations...I want to try baking a cake for my sons b;day but the thought itself scares the hell out of me..i might end up ordering the cake :)

Suhaina said...

Wow super...Yummmm

Sweta said...

Oooh hazelnuts!! It adds such a nice flavor to every dish :)

N S said...

The cake looks so moist and delicious.

Gulmohar said...

This would melt in the mouth..love hazelnut

Swapna Sree said...

oh wooow!!!!I would like to have the soft cake right now... waiting for the petit fours recipe.. looks delicious and moth watering...

Catherine said...

I have only one thing to say to this- OH MY GOODNESS HOW INCREDIBLY DELICIOUS!!!!!!!!!!!
Have a wonderful weekend!

Angie's Recipes said...

Looks so lovely and delicious!

Uma said...

looks absolutely delicious :)

Sushma Mallya said...

wow very beautiful..your cakes are always perfect and so tempting..

BangaloreBaker said...

Petit fours look really cute. I have a weekly bake-off event to which you can send this entry if you wish.

Jagruti said...

Delectable cake and great pics!!

5 Star Foodie said...

Those petit fours are adorable and sound so good with hazelnut flavor!

Priya said...

Such a gorgeous and delectable cake, love the addition of hazelnut..

Swathi said...

Vrinda,

Cake adipoli I love, i wish i could be your neighbor.

Ms.Chitchat said...

Wow, amazing cake. I love hazelnuts.

San said...

Pretty much fond of hazelnuts ,cake appears to be so moist n perfect vrinda.Really adorable.

J said...

i love the hazelnut flavour..cakes looks very spongy

Cinnamon-Girl said...

What a delicious cake! I bet it would be wonderful with Nutella!

Cooking Foodie said...

Hey Vrinda,
Thanks for visiting my blog and your kind words. I have been a follower of your blog for a while now.

Sonia (Nasi Lemak Lover) said...

I'm curious how you made the Petit fours...I will come back and check again..Cheers..

sowmya's creative saga said...

lovely cake..

Pavithra said...

Yummy!!!!and looks gorgeous.. petite fours looks so cute.

Preety said...

simple recipe but great looking cake

BeenaShylesh said...

yummy cake....

Aruna Manikandan said...

Cake looks awesome :-)
Nice clicks ....

Home Cooked Oriya Food said...

cake looks so good!

Abhilash Pillai said...

great baker; now you have done a class work!


The cake looks classy and delicious.


Super aanu ketto!

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my kitchen said...

Delicious & yummy cake

Gita said...

I wish I had some of that cake right now Vrinda...looks yum :)

Chitra said...

owowoowoow, wat else i can say :)

Katy ~ said...

These are over the moon beautiful and tempting. Have mercy!

Nostalgia said...

Very pretty to look and yum.

PranisKitchen said...

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Suma Rajesh said...

woo i am just drooling now...looks elegant..therez somthing waiting for u on my blog..plz collect them :)

♥LOVE2COOK♥ said...

Hi dear, I have no words to comment! Simply loved ur presentation ya! The cake is awesome! ;)

Aparna S Mallya said...

looks AWESOME! I love hazelnuts and that piece sitting on the plate makes me want to gobble it up!

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