My Mother’s Cherry Cake

Anyám Cseresznyés Lepénye

Preparation info

  • 10 to 12 pieces

    • Difficulty


Appears in

The Cuisine of Hungary

By George Lang

Published 1982

  • About


  • 1 pound fresh cherries
  • pound sweet butter
  • ¾ cup


  1. Pit cherries, taking care not to split them. Set aside. Preheat the oven to 375°F.
  2. Mix butter well with half of the granulated sugar. After a few minutes of vigorous whipping add egg yolks and continue whipping. Finally add flour and salt.
  3. Beat