Late Summer Plum Cake Recipe

1
2
3
4
5
5 from 1 vote
Avatar Author's default profile picture
Lily Wathne Modified: March 21, 2022
Late Summer Plum Cake Recipe

How To Make Late Summer Plum Cake

Bid goodbye to summer and say hello to fall with this decadent plum cake. You can eat this for brunch or as a dessert with vanilla ice cream.

Preparation: 20 minutes
Cooking: 1 hour 10 minutes
Total: 1 hour 30 minutes

Serves:

Ingredients

  • cupsall purpose flour,spooned into measuring cup and leveled off
  • tspbaking powder
  • 1tspcinnamon
  • ¼tspnutmeg
  • tspcardamom
  • ½tspsalt
  • 8tbspunsalted butter,(½ cup), softened, plus more for greasing the pan
  • 1cupsugar,(plus 2 tbsp), divided
  • 1largeegg
  • 1tspvanilla extract
  • ½cupmilk
  • 1lbplums,pitted and quartered

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F and set an oven rack in the middle position. Grease a 9-inch springform pan. (Alternatively, the cake may be made in a 9-inch cake pan or pie pan and served directly from the pan.)

  2. In a large bowl, whisk together the flour, baking powder, cinnamon, nutmeg, cardamom, and salt.

  3. In the bowl of an electric mixer fitted with the paddle attachment or beaters, cream the butter and 1 cup of the sugar until pale and fluffy.

  4. Add the egg and vanilla and beat on low speed until well combined. Gradually add the flour mixture, alternating with the milk, and beat on low speed until smooth. (Note: the batter will be quite thick.)

  5. Transfer the batter to the prepared pan and smooth the top with an offset spatula. Arrange the plums on top, skin side up, in a circular pattern so that they mostly cover the batter. Sprinkle the remaining 2 tablespoons of sugar over the plums.

  6. Bake for 60 to 70 minutes, until golden on top and set in the center.

  7. When the cake is hot out of the oven, run a knife around the edges of the pan and then remove the springform edge, leaving the base in place (if using a springform pan).

  8. Let the cake cool on a rack completely. Slice and serve with ice cream or whipped cream, if desired.

Nutrition

  • Calories: 265.13kcal
  • Fat: 10.42g
  • Saturated Fat: 6.27g
  • Trans Fat: 0.37g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 2.75g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 0.56g
  • Carbohydrates: 40.59g
  • Fiber: 1.30g
  • Sugar: 25.21g
  • Protein: 3.38g
  • Cholesterol: 44.24mg
  • Sodium: 184.98mg
  • Calcium: 78.78mg
  • Potassium: 119.68mg
  • Iron: 1.16mg
  • Vitamin A: 99.07µg
  • Vitamin C: 4.33mg
Chat Bubble Icon Share your own special recipe
Submit Your Own Recipe

Have your own special recipe to share? Submit Your Recipe Today!

Related Recipes

Cakes

Lemon Plum Cake Recipe

This lemon plum cake is light, fluffy, and loaded with zesty, tangy, and sweet flavors, for a well-balance and delectable dessert!
2 hrs 30 mins

Pan-Fry & Skillet

Salmon with Avocado Salsa Recipe

This easy pan-fried salmon dish is made special with creamy avocado salsa. It's simple yet classy, you can have an exquisite dinner dish minus the effort.
25 mins

Dip, Sauce & Condiment

Easy Marinara Sauce Recipe

Our fast and easy marinara sauce works on just about any pasta or pizza dish! It's loaded with seasoned tomatoes and carrots for a richer sauce.
30 mins

Pasta

Pasta Primavera Recipe

In this pasta primavera dish, we are using different kinds of vegetables that offer layers of flavor. It's absolutely easy to make this dish. Try it!
20 mins

Cheesecake

No-Bake Pumpkin Spice Cheesecake Recipe

Making desserts doesn't have to be hard! This delectable and light no-bake pumpkin spice cheesecake can be made in just 10 minutes by following these steps!
15 mins

Cakes

Plum Walnut Skillet Cake Recipe

This skillet cake filled with plums & walnuts comes out beautifully it's hard to believe how easy it is. Lemon zest adds a nice aroma to this dessert.
1 hr 15 mins

Cocktail

Grapefruit Margarita Recipe

This grapefruit margarita is a refreshing drink you can enjoy in summer made with freshly-squeezed grapefruit juice and lime combined in one cooling drink.
5 mins

Hot Chocolate

Almondmilk Cashewmilk Hot Chocolate Recipe

Start your day with this healthy and naturally vegan Cashewmilk hot chocolate drink made with unsweetened cashew milk mixed with honey in one tasty drink.
10 mins

Soup

Potato Leek Soup Recipe

Leeks have a fragrant smell and a slightly minty taste. This makes it a good soup ingredient. Add in some potatoes, cream, and stock for a milky flavor.
1 hr

Taco

Taco Cups Recipe

Create a fun twist to the usual tacos by using wonton wrappers to create these taco cups. Apply tomatoes, cheese, beef, and cream and serve!
30 mins
Comments

Leave a comment

Replying to