This recipe uses the reverse creaming method for a plush, buttery crumb and includes a how-to video below the recipe! Lemon Ricotta Cake with Dreamy Vanilla Pastry Cream is a match made in heaven. Pour the milk, half of the heavy cream and half of the sugar into a saucepan. And by the way, I super highly definitely recommend trying those sweet buns, because I think those may be my favorite thing in the whole world. And don’t forget to Pin it for later! Pecan Pie Coffee Cake is a delicious cake with a layer of pecan pie filling right on top! This Lemon Ricotta Cake is the perfect dessert to welcome spring! Place the saucepan into a tub of cold water to cool, remove the vanilla beans. Hope this helps! Bake the cake for 40 to 45 minutes or until a cake tester comes out clean. Cream cheese could also work. In another bowl, whisk together (hand or stand mixer) eggs and sugar, on medium high speed for about 7 minutes. Total Carbohydrate Place on the top layer of the cake and spread the remaining frosting all over the cake. Perfect as a base for strawberries or raspberries. Sift flour and baking powder into the batter. Thank you so much, Linda! I agree – there is barely anything better than vanilla pastry cream and lemon ricotta cake – they match each other perfectly! Almond Ricotta Cake is the perfect Italian Almond Cake made with ricotta cheese, almond extract, and sprinkled with powdered sugar. Wow, this cake is stunning …but most importantly, HAPPY BELATED BIRTHDAY! Rum Cake with Butter Rum Glaze ~ This is so good I have made these for years as Christmas gifts. Ricotta and lemon is amazing – both sweet and savory! Subscribe to my newsletter and get a FREE e-cookbook filled with super flavorful recipes for each season! Unsubscribe at any time. It’s also easy to just double and make a gigantic cake. See more ideas about Cake recipes, Cupcake cakes, Dessert recipes. It’s going to balance the sweetness of the cake, making a dreamy combination! The Penicillin is perfect as a Winter cocktail when you’ve got […]. Let cool in pan at least 10 minutes before turning out onto a wire rack to cool completely before frosting. If the cake starts to brown too quickly, either reduce temperature or add aluminum foil on top. Mix ricotta,lemon and sugar until well blended with hand mixer. I can just imagine biting into this cake! Could also just store in a cold place if you don’t have room in the fridge! This is one beautiful cake. That is right. This is a great, moist cake. Place one layer of the cooled cake on pedestal or cake plate and spread on about a cup of frosting. It's an Italian inspired, made from scratch cake that has such an irresistible flavor. The difference is that in this cake it won’t be baked afterwards. Developed from an outstanding Red Velvet Cake recipe, this lemon cake is a perfectly moist and tender crumbed cake with a lemony buttercream frosting. I'd like to receive the free email course. If you’re Norwegian, or happen to have powder form vanilla sauce, I also have an even easier way of making this vanilla pastry cream. Take the bottom layer of the cake and pour half of the vanilla cream on top, even it out. Love the fact it is not covered in icing from top to bottom. Savory and sweet, healthy, comfort and treat. Mix until well combined. It looks so springy, too! An ideal birthday cake for the lemon lover in your life. Love how you add ricotta to this cake to make it so moist. If yes,what will be the perfect substitute…, Thank you so much, Lathiya! Bake 30-35 minutes, or until the cake is set and a toothpick inserted comes out clean. Cool the cake completely before you remove it from the pan. I am super excited about your recipe because that vanilla pastry looks so creamy – literally the best pastry you can get for this cake! 17 %, (9 ounce) box yellow cake mix (jiffy), Italian Ricotta Lemon Cake With Blueberry Topping. This lemon ricotta cake tastes amazing with a glass of milk or a cup of tea. And let me tell you – it is amazing! This cake can be made up to a two days in advance. Just store covered in the refrigerator. Hi there… just about to embark on making this cake, one question 90 minutes baking time? You really treated yourself with this masterpiece. Thank you so much, Amanda. Your email address will not be published. This cake looks so dreamy and beautiful! Grease a round 9 inch (22 cm) cake pan and add parchment paper to the bottom. In order to keep the blog up and running this post contains affiliate links, it will be at no extra cost to you, please read the disclosure for more information.