Yogurt Poppy Seed Cake With Whipped White Chocolate Ganache

Foodista
15Ingredients
1590Calories
60Minutes

Ingredients

  • 3 large eggs
  • 1 1/2 cups sugar
  • 1/2 cup vegetable oil
  • 1 cup poppy seeds
  • 1 cup sweetened shredded coconut
  • 1 cup all purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 8 ounces plain low fat yogurt
  • 1/2 cup heavy whipping cream
  • 4 tablespoons unsalted butter
  • 6 ounces white chocolate (cut into ¼-inch pieces)
  • poppy seed
  • white chocolate
  • yogurt

Directions

  1. Prepare 13 x 9 x 2-inch pan, buttered and the bottom lined with parchment paper. Set a rack at the middle level of the oven and preheat to 350 degrees.
  2. In a large mixing bowl, whisk the eggs until liquid, then whisk in the sugar. Continue whisking for a minute or two until the mixture lightesn slightly.
  3. Whisk the oil until it is combined.
  4. In another bowl mix the poppy seeds, coconut, flour, baking powder, and salt and stir half into the egg mixture. Stir in the yogurt, then stir in the remaining poppy seed mixture.
  5. Spread the batter in the prepared pan and smooth the top. Bake the cake for about 30 minutes, until it is well risen, deep golden, and a knife or toothpick inserted in the center emerges clean.
  6. Cool the cake on a rack for 5 minutes, then unmold it onto a rack to cool. Peel off the paper an dinvert the cake on another rack so it cools righ side up.
  7. To make the frosting, bring the cream and butter to a boil in a saucepan. Remove from heat and add the white chocolate. Let stand 3 minutes, then whisk smooth. Pour the ganache into a bowl and refrigerte until it thickens to spreading consistency.
  8. When the ganache is ready, place the cake on a cardboard or platter and spread the ganach evenly over the top of the cake, swirling it into points and peaks. Sprinkle the chocolate shavings over the ganache.
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NutritionView more

1590Calories
Sodium26%DV630mg
Fat157%DV102g
Protein49%DV25g
Carbs51%DV154g
Fiber48%DV12g

PER SERVING *

Calories1590Calories from Fat920
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Fat102g157%
Saturated Fat42g210%
Trans Fat1g
Cholesterol250mg83%
Sodium630mg26%
Potassium880mg25%
Protein25g49%
Calories from Fat920
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Carbohydrate154g51%
Dietary Fiber12g48%
Sugars116g232%
Vitamin A
Vitamin C
Calcium
Iron

* 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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