November 13, 2012

buttermilk blueberry breakfast cake







Buttermilk Blueberry Breakfast Cake
 
1/2 cup unsalted butter, room temperature
2 tsp. lemon zest
7/8 cup + 1T. sugar
1 egg, room temperature
1 tsp. vanilla
2 cups flour
2 tsp. baking powder
1 tsp. salt
2 cups fresh blueberries
1/2 cup buttermilk
 
Preheat the over to 350. 
Cream butter with lemon zest and 7/8 cup of sugar until light and fluffy.
Add the egg and vanilla and beat until combined.
Meanwhile, toss the blueberries with 1/4 cup of flour, then whisk together the remaining flour, baking powder and salt.
Add the flour mixture to the batter a little at a time, alternating with the buttermilk.
Fold in the blueberries.
Grease a 9 inch square baking pan (or something similar) with butter or coat with non-stick spray.
Spread the batter into pan.
Sprinkle batter with remaining tablespoon of sugar.
Bake for 35 minutes.
Check with toothpick for doneness. 
Let cool at least 15 minutes before serving.

 
 
Good morning friends!  Hope your Tuesday is starting off well. 
 
Wanted to share this yummy recipe with you all.  I made this breakfast cake last weekend and it was so scrumptious!  I love buttermilk recipes!  We ate it for breakfast and then had it again for snack later in the afternoon ;)
 
Hope you enjoy!
 
{recipe from Shorely Chic Interiors}
 


6 comments:

  1. OMG this recipe look amazing. I love how buttermilk really lightens up baked goods. I found you on the blog hop and am following along on GFC and Twitter. Your blog is so yummy that I just can't wait for your next post. I'd love for you to stop by and visit sometime. Have a great day!

    Marilyn
    4you-withlove.blogspot.com

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  2. Oh my goodness this looks delicious! It is going on my "to make soon" list! And once again, your pictures are fabulous!

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  3. You take really great photographs! They're making me hungry!!

    Thanks for partying with us today at the CHQ Blog Hop! Have you joined our Ornament Exchange yet? We'd love to have you!! http://www.waittilyourfathergetshome.com/2012/11/03/handmade-holiday-ornament-exchange-2/
    xo, Meredith

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  4. LOOKS SO DELICIOUS!!! I cannot wait to try these with my sister-in-law!

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  5. I am going to make this. I love blueberry anything and this recipe looks like it will be delicious!

    Ann-Marie

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  6. Hi Becky!

    These you delicious - and your photography is absolutely stunning. You're very talented! I love blueberries, so I'm definitely going to try this recipe :)

    Lauren @ www.stylelixir.com

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