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Stage 1 -
Allow ingredients to come to room temperature
Take the butter out of the fridge at least 1 hour beforehand.
Break the eggs then weigh 125 g
carefully; this is important for the rest of the recipe. Put into a bowl and leave at room temperature for at least 1 hour.
Stage 2 -
Stage 3 -
Start beating and mix the sugar and butter thoroughly.
Stage 4 -
Add the eggs one at a time...
Stage 5 -
...and beat until the mixture is smooth.
Important: If the mixture begins to curdle, stop beating and plunge the bowl into a pan of hot water, beating with a hand whisk until the mixture homogenizes (normally about 1 minute).
Stage 6 -
Stage 7 -
Mix into the batter with
Refrigerate the batter for 30 minutes.
Stage 8 -
2 min. Bake the cake Preheat the oven to 390°F (200°C). Pour the batter into the mould or tin.
Stage 9 -
35 min. Remarks
If you want to include dry fruit, chocolate chips, etc., add these at step 6, mixed with the flour.
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Source Based on recipe by Gaston Lenôtre. More recipes?This recipe uses (among others)
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