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This recipe comes for one of our reader: Lechat. Thank you for sharing this super yummy recipe with us!

This Spirulina Cake recipe is full of vitamin C and further increases the β-carotene already present in Spirulina.
β-carotene and vitamin C reduce the risk of stroke.
Did you know that Spirulina and Vitamin C strengthen the immune system ?

Spirucake
Spirucake

1. Ingredients

– 1/3 cup (70 gr) sugar

– 1 egg

–  1/3 cup (70 gr) butter at room temperature

– 3/4 cup (70 gr) raising flour

– 5 tablespoon (30gr) spirulina in powder (to make spirulina powder from nibs/crunchies, just put them into a blender until you have a fine powder)

– a tiny bit of rice milk to detendre the dough

2. Instructions

– In a bowl mix together the egg yolk and the sugar, mix until you have a whitish and homogenous mixture

– Add the butter at room temperature, then add the flour and the spirulina

– Mix vigorously

– In another bowl, beat the egg white until stiff then add carefully to the spirulina mixture with a wooden spoon (this help to trap air and create lightness. the fresher the egg, the better it will whip up!)

– Fill  half of  small baking paper cups (it will rise during cooking).

– Bake 20 minutes at 350°F (180 ° C) – The cakes are cooked when the tip of a knife comes out clean.

Remove from oven, let cool, and garnish with a cranberry or a Gogi berry.

If you make 15 small cakes, each will contain about 2 gr. of spirulina.

Post a comment and let me know if you liked them as much as I did!

 

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