Plum, blackberry and bay friand bake

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  • Serves

    six

    generously
    • Difficulty

      Easy

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Ottolenghi Simple

By Yotam Ottolenghi

Published 2018

  • About

Friands are the light, moist almond cakes popular in Australia, New Zealand and France. Whisked egg whites and very little flour make them wonderfully light, and the ground almonds make them really moist. Traditionally they’re small cakes, but here I tip the batter into a baking dish and cook it whole.

You can make the batter well in advance here, if you want to get ahead – it keeps well in the fridge up to a day ahead – but don’t macerate the fruit for this amount of time as it wil

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