LEMON BLUEBERRY CAKE

Ingredients:

1/4 cup canola oil, plus more for oiling the pan
2 tablespoons cornmeal
2 cups plus 1 tablespoon flour
1 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
1 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/4 teaspoon fine sea salt
1 1/2 cup sugar
1/4 cup lemon juice
Finely grated zest of 2 lemons
1 egg plus 2 egg whites, lightly beaten
2/3 cup lowfat buttermilk
1 tablespoon pure vanilla extract
3 cups fresh or frozen blueberries

Directions:

Preheat the oven to 350°F. Spray the inside of a Bundt pan and set it aside.

In a large mixing bowl, whisk together cornmeal, 2 cups of the flour, baking powder, baking soda, salt and sugar. Stir in lemon juice, zest, oil, egg and egg whites, buttermilk and vanilla, stirring after each addition until combined and smooth. Toss blueberries with remaining 1 tablespoon flour in a large bowl then gently fold into batter.

Pour batter into prepared pan and bake for 45 to 50 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean. Set aside to let cake cool 20 minutes – then turn cake out onto serving plate.

Dust with powdered sugar if desired!

Nutritional Info

Servings: 16

Per Serving: Serving size: 1 slice
200 calories (35 from fat)
4g total fat
1g sat fat
15mg cholesterol
220mg sodium
37g carbohydrates
1 g dietary fiber
22g sugar
3g protein