Thank you. The compote can be stored in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to a week or in the freezer for a month. And while I loved everything we ordered, one dish in particular stood out to me: the housemade ricotta with strawberry compote and grilled bread. Preheat your oven to 350 degrees F and line a 9x9 baking dish with parchment paper, set aside. Have you visited his facility and store? Bookmark. Thank you. Transfer the dry ingredients into your wet ingredients and whisk together just until everything is combined. Set aside. Yup, there’s two full cups of ricotta cheese in the cake layers! I have a good oven that’s fairly new, but now I’m wondering if it’s thermostat is off. Don’t use too much of the compote between the layers and always pipe a rim around the edge of each cake layer as you stack so it prevents the compote from spilling out. This one doesn’t freeze great because the mascarpone frosting doesn’t set like regular buttercream. If so, what do I change in the recipe? Bob’s Red Mill is a company that we use almost every day. Just wondering why all purpose flour vs cake flour for this recipe? Add the eggs, one at a time, until incorporated. My batter was thick and the layers did not rise very much – one didn’t rise at all. Starting the weekend off on a sweet note with this Strawberry Chamomile No, in fact it’s called carry over-cooking and this is the time and temperature you have to account for when cooking just about anything. After assembling cake does it need to be refrigerated or left out room temperature. Which of the almond (meal or flour) would you use to create the best texture for this cake? I was so excited to finally go and see what the hype was all about. I’m not sure on the exact change for each cake, so just keep an eye on them. Interesting. Thanks! Your email address will not be published. You can do it by simply sprinkling on some powdered sugar, or you can get fancy and decorate it up with some whipped cream, lemon slices and fresh mint. But remember, even though it thickens a little, it’s still not solid enough to hold your cake layers on it’s own. Set aside. Make sure to get eye level with the cake to make sure the frosting is level. Was your baking powder old? Or can we just assemble it right away (assuming the compote was already made a couple days prior) Thank you! Place the cake onto a cooling rack and let it cool to room temperature before decorating and serving. Your email address will not be published. The texture of this cake is incredible. If you add too much, your cake will slide around as you frost the sides. Hi Billy, My white and yellow cakes are great bases for a cake that I want to be tender and fluffy. In order to offset the browning try covering it with foil. Required fields are marked *. ABC Kitchen is a farm-to-table, seasonal, American restaurant. Return the puree to the saucepan and add the sifted cornstarch. The flavors were both light and decadent. Enjoy the richness of ricotta pound cake tonight. 98% Orange & Olive Oil Cake If you want to make an Italian inspired dessert that is truly delicious, you can follow this orange & olive oil cake rec. (There will be some lumps, not to worry.) Chef Billy's go-to tips that transform “blah” into “brilliant”! Add the ricotta, Filippo Berio 100% Italian Olive Oil, eggs, and vanilla, and whisk well to combine. Cook on low until mixture thickens. 45 min; Turn the mixer to medium and beat the frosting for 3-5 minutes, or until it is light in color (almost white) and texture. It needs to cool and sit in the refrigerator for a bit to thicken.