Blueberry Lemon Breakfast Cake

AuthorBryanCategory
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I absolutely love the combination of blueberry and lemon and they come together perfectly in this breakfast cake!

Yields8 Servings
Prep Time30 minsCook Time35 minsTotal Time1 hr 5 mins

Cake ingredients
 ½ cup buttermilk
 1 tsp vanilla
 1 egg
 ½ cup butter
 1 cup sugar
 2 cups all purpose flour
 2 tsp baking powder
 2 cups blueberries
 1 large lemon, zested
Topping
 1 tbsp sugar

1

Preheat oven to 350 and grease 9inch square baking pan

2

Mix butter, lemon zest, and 1 cup of sugar. Consistency should be gritty, like a sugar scrub.

3

Add egg and vanilla to mixture and blend until it creates a creamy batter.

4

Whisk together flour, salt, and baking powder in a medium size bowl.

5

Add the dry ingredient mixture and buttermilk to the batter a little at a time, alternating between the two. Your batter should now be a thick consistency.

6

Next we’ll fold the blueberries into the batter, a little at a time.

7

Pour batter into baking pan, level out with rubber spatula, and evenly top with 1 tbsp of sugar. Bake for 35-40 minutes.

8

Once finished baking let cool for about 10-15 minutes before serving.

Ingredients

Cake ingredients
 ½ cup buttermilk
 1 tsp vanilla
 1 egg
 ½ cup butter
 1 cup sugar
 2 cups all purpose flour
 2 tsp baking powder
 2 cups blueberries
 1 large lemon, zested
Topping
 1 tbsp sugar

Directions

1

Preheat oven to 350 and grease 9inch square baking pan

2

Mix butter, lemon zest, and 1 cup of sugar. Consistency should be gritty, like a sugar scrub.

3

Add egg and vanilla to mixture and blend until it creates a creamy batter.

4

Whisk together flour, salt, and baking powder in a medium size bowl.

5

Add the dry ingredient mixture and buttermilk to the batter a little at a time, alternating between the two. Your batter should now be a thick consistency.

6

Next we’ll fold the blueberries into the batter, a little at a time.

7

Pour batter into baking pan, level out with rubber spatula, and evenly top with 1 tbsp of sugar. Bake for 35-40 minutes.

8

Once finished baking let cool for about 10-15 minutes before serving.

Blueberry Lemon Breakfast Cake

You can eat the breakfast cake by itself as its got plenty of flavor or add a dollop of yogurt. I like adding greek vanilla yogurt personally but to each their own, enjoy!

5 Comments

  1. Candice May 31, 2019 at 1:34 pm

    This looks amazing! My family loves blueberries, so I know they would eat it up! Thanks, Candice @littlestepsbighappy.com

    Reply
  2. PT and Pregnant May 31, 2019 at 4:54 pm

    These sounds so amazing. I would never have thought to combine lemon and blueberries but it looks great. Such a good summer treat too!

    Reply
    1. Kayla June 18, 2019 at 6:49 am

      Lemon and blueberries are such a great combination! Thanks for your comment!

      Reply
  3. Thesummerwinediary June 1, 2019 at 6:54 am

    I am constantly looking for breakfast ideas. This looks amazing and I’m sure it tastes heavenly. I will definitely give it a try.

    Reply
    1. Kayla June 18, 2019 at 6:50 am

      Let me know what you think!

      Reply

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