Rhubarb and Pistachio Cake

  • Preparation 20 MIN
    Cooking 1 H
    Waiting 1 H
    Cooling 1 H
  • Servings 10
  • Freezes



  1. In a bowl, combine the rhubarb with ¼ cup (55 g) of the sugar. Let rest for 1 hour at room temperature.
  2. With the rack in the middle position, preheat the oven to 350°F 180°C). Line a 5 x 9-inch (13 x 23 cm) loaf pan with a strip of parchment paper, letting it hang over two sides. Butter the other two sides. Set aside.
  3. In a bowl, combine the flour, pistachios and baking powder.
  4. In a large bowl, cream the butter with the remaining sugar using an electric mixer. Add the eggs, one at a time, and beat until smooth. At low speed, add the dry ingredients alternately with the milk. With a spatula, add the rhubarb and its juice. Stir to combine.
  5. Spoon into the prepared pan and bake for 1 hour or until a toothpick inserted into the centre of the cake comes out clean. Let cool. Remove from the pan and let completely cool on a wire rack.

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Nutrition Facts

For 1 serving

Content % Daily Value
Calories 286  
Total Fat 14.7 g  
Saturated Fat 7 g  
Sodium (salt) 103 mg  
Carbohydrates 33 g  
Fibre 2 g  
Protein 6 g