Arsenio’s Buttery Bica (Galician Cake) Recipe | Yummly

Arsenio’s Buttery Bica (Galician Cake)

EL INVITADO DE INVIERNO
12Ingredients
75Minutes
2120Calories
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Description

Hailing from the Galicia region of Spain, this recipe for Arsenio's Butter Bica (Galician Cake) is a sweet and flavorful cake that can be served alongside a morning cup of coffee or as an afternoon treat. Made with cornmeal, this Galician cake is a yeasted cake with a texture that is light and fluffy. As it is a yeasted dough, you will need to mix the yeast with flour, salt, and water and let sit for two hours prior to preparing the rest of the cake batter. Serve sprinkled with cinnamon and sugar.

Ingredients

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  • 180 grams butter
  • 450 grams sugar
  • 8 eggs
  • 250 grams cornmeal
  • 250 grams cornmeal (mixture of half, and half wheat flour)
  • 1 lemon
  • 700 grams cornmeal (mixture of half, and half wheat flour)
  • 450 grams water (at room temperature)
  • 1 envelope yeast
  • 2 teaspoons sea salt
  • sugar
  • ground cinnamon
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    Directions

    1. Preheat the oven to 190 Celsius.
    2. Make the dough by combining the yeast with the 700 gr. flour mixture. Combine the salt with the water. Make a well in the flour mixture and fill with the salt water. Form into a ball and place into an oiled bowl, covered, for approximately 2 hours.
    3. Make the bica by creaming the butter and sugar together. Add the eggs along with the zest and mix well.
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    2120Calories
    Sodium67% DV1610mg
    Fat94% DV61g
    Protein86% DV44g
    Carbs118% DV353g
    Fiber116% DV29g
    Calories2120Calories from Fat550
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Fat61g94%
    Saturated Fat29g145%
    Trans Fat
    Cholesterol520mg173%
    Sodium1610mg67%
    Potassium1370mg39%
    Protein44g86%
    Calories from Fat550
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Carbohydrate353g118%
    Dietary Fiber29g116%
    Sugars125g250%
    Vitamin A30%
    Vitamin C35%
    Calcium10%
    Iron60%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

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