Financier-Style Vanilla Bean Pound Cakes

Preparation info

  • Makes:


    • Difficulty


    • Ready in

      20 min

Appears in

Rose's Heavenly Cakes

By Rose Levy Beranbaum

Published 2009

  • About

Strictly speaking, these are not financiers because they do not have almonds or other nuts, but they are so tender and full of butter that I had to include them here.


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Preheat the Oven

Twenty minutes or more before baking, set an oven rack in the middle of the oven and preheat the oven to 350°F/175°C.

Mix the Vanilla Bean with the Sugar

With a small sharp knif