Recipe Summary

Recipe Servings: 6 portionsRecipe Preparation Time: 0 minutesRecipe Cook Time: 50 minutes


2 cups flour1 cup walnuts, ground2 cups sugar1 cup Lucini® Organic Limited Reserve™ Extra Virgin Olive Oil3 eggs1/2 teaspoon baking soda2 teaspoons cinnamon, ground1/2 teaspoon allspice1/2 teaspoon nutmeg1/2 teaspoon ginger1 teaspoon vanilla extractZest of 2 oranges1/2 teaspoon salt


Preheat oven 350 degrees Combine the flour, nuts, sugar, oil, and eggs mix well. Add the baking soda, spices, vanilla, zest, and salt, mix well. Place in a well greased 9 inch cake pan. Bake about 50 minutes until when inserted with a knife it has moist crumbs on it. Remove from the oven and cool. Turn over on a plate. Dust with powdered sugar and serve with sweetened yogurt.Accompanied with Sweetened Yogurt: 1 cup yogurt mixed with organic sugar to taste. Mix well and serve with warm cake.This recipe is from a luncheon Chef Caprial Pence prepared for, and was inspired by, Dr. Andrew Weil.- Courtesy of Chef Caprial PencePrepared for, and inspired by, Dr. Andrew Weil.