Rustic Honey Polenta Cake Recipe
Rustic Honey Polenta Cake
Total time: 30 to 60 minutes
Preheat oven to 170° C (325° F)
Preparation time: 15 minutes
Baking time: 25 to 30 minutes
Difficulty: Easy
Chef's Note

Garnish with whipped cream and skinless orange segments, if desired.

Ingredients for 12 servings
- 625 ml (2 1/2 cups) all-purpose flour
- 250 ml (1 cup) yellow Cornmeal
- 2 tbsp. baking powder
- 1 tsp. salt
- 250 ml (1 cup) melted butter
- 435 ml (1 3/4 cups) milk
- 180 ml (3/4 cup) golden Honey
- 2 eggs, lightly beaten
Honey-Orange Syrup
- 125 ml (1/2 cup) honey
- 3 tbsp. orange juice concentrate
- 1 tbsp. grated orange zest
  1. In a large bowl, combine the flour, cornmeal, baking powder and salt; mix well.
  2. In a small bowl, combine the melted butter, milk, honey and eggs; mix well. Stir into the flour mixture, mixing until just blended. Pour into a lightly greased 13 x 9" baking pan.
  3. Bake at 170° C (325° F) for 25 to 30 minutes, or until a toothpick comes out clean. Meanwhile prepare the honey-orange syrup.
  4. When the cake is done, remove from the oven to a wire rack. Pour the hot syrup evenly over the top of the cake, spreading if necessary to cover entire surface. Cool completely. Garnish with a dollop of whipped cream and orange segments, if desired.

To make honey-orange syrup

  1. In a small saucepan, whisk together the honey, orange juice concentrate and freshly grated orange peel.
  2. Heat over medium-high heat until the mixture begins to boil; remove from the heat.

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