Ingredients

How to make it

  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
  • Spread 2/3 Cup almonds in 9-inch round cake pan.
  • Bake 12 to 15 minutes or until lightly toasted, stirring once.
  • Cool almonds in pan on wire rack.
  • Meanwhile, in food processor with knife blade attached, pulse remaining almonds with orange peel and 1 Cup sugar until almonds are very finely ground.
  • In large bowl, with mixer at high speed, beat egg whites until soft peaks form. Sprinkle in remaining sugar, 1 Tablespoon at a time, beating just until whites stand in stiff peaks when beaters are lifted.
  • With rubber spatula, fold almond mixture into egg-white mixture just until almond mixture is no longer visible.
  • Transfer toasted almonds to plate. Grease the same cake pan; line bottom with waxed paper.
  • Dust side of pan with flour.
  • Return almonds to pan and spread evenly; top with batter.
  • Bake cake 40 minutes or until top is golden brown and cake begins to pull away from pan.
  • Cool cake in pan on wire rack 10 minutes.
  • With knife, loosen side of cake from pan.
  • Invert onto rack to cool completely.
  • To serve, transfer cake to serving plate, sprinkle with additiional powdered sugar

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    " It was excellent "
    magali777 ate it and said...
    sounds delicious, Jett, thanks for sharing
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    " It was excellent "
    ahmed1 ate it and said...
    So interresting Jett..Thanks!!
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    " It was excellent "
    magali777 ate it and said...
    my mother is going to enjoy this recipe, thank you!
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  • bluewaterandsand 6 years ago
    This sounds very good and easy to make.
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    " It was excellent "
    peetabear ate it and said...
    wonderful recipe... I hope you don't mind I put it in the 101 Gluten Free group...
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