Or will it taste funny? Take out 2-3 hours before assembly. Hi there, I love anything earl grey and this for sure hit the spot. In a bowl whisk together the flour and salt to blend. Converting pan sizes is always tricky. I’m so glad you found everything easy to follow and that it turned out well! I put my own spin and did a cream cheese frosting in umbre of purple. The layers will be slightly thinner, but just barely. This is not a light and fluffy cake recipe . I used 2x 8″ stainless steel cake rounds, and have a gas oven ended up baking them for about 40min after turning them halfway through. This cake, developed by Erin Clarkson of Cloudy Kitchen, is delicately flavored with Earl Grey tea. Hi Lisa! I was only going to put the earl grey syrup on one layer – should i do this in advance or when assembling? How would modify the ingredients to fit two 8 inch pans? Sorry to hear you the cream cheese didn’t work out. My goal one day is to make all of yours :)…5 down, lots to go! Brush with 2-3 Tbsp of the Earl Grey syrup. Thanks for sharing the recipe! I had to make a second amount because needed it to cover the cake and the half naked thing didn’t look good on my cake. You can bake the cake layers the night before though and just wrap them in plastic wrap. Let me know how you like it! thank you! Hi Kay! The Earl Grey flavor came out nicely, but I had to modify both the batter (before baking I usually taste the batter first) and buttercream due to the sweetness, by adding around 1/2 teaspoons of salt each. . Be sure to really whip the buttercream once the butter is added. A little dark chocolate and orange zest makes this cake extra special. I bet it looked beautiful! Earl Grey & Blueberry Tea Cakes were on the recipe list earlier this year and I didn’t get participate that month. This cake looks fantastic! However, my cake came out really dense, I was wondering if it was anything I did wrong, because your cake look so fluffy. Also if i want to make cupcakes, how full should i fill it to? Thank you! Pour half the batter into each pan. * Ensure there is NO trace of egg yolks in your whites and that your mixer bowl and whisk is completely grease free or your meringue won't stiffen. For the Frosting: Place in an airtight container and refrigerate for 1 week for freeze for 3 mos. This is the best cake ever <3. hi! Then tip the cake out onto the rack to cool completely. At least I was assured that nothing was currently on fire? I can’t eat dairy, and I’m trying to figure out how to use an alternative for the frosting. Would it make a difference if I used oat milk and whole wheat flour for this recipe?? Caster sugar is finer than granulated — you can use that but it might be a bit sweeter. Even those who don’t care for tea, enjoyed the cake. Regarding the cake shrinking – is it possible the batter was overmixed or the cakes were overbaked? I would use zest first — add it in after you finish adding the butter and give it a taste. On top, a blob of plant-based cream goes great with this cake. It tasted amazing! https://www.sugarandsoul.co/earl-grey-cake-lemon-buttercream-recipe Sure thing, those would work just fine. 4 Your Health this link opens in a new tab; Allrecipes this link opens in a new tab; All People Quilt this link opens in a new tab; Better Homes & Gardens this link … If you like that though, then I would give it a try! All Rights Reserved. Already made it twice and everyone goes crazy over it. Bake just until a toothpick comes out with moist crumbs attached, 30 to 35 minutes. Thanks for calling that out, I’m not sure why it was doing that! Hi Olivia! Especially with the honey. Hi Sharon! Place one layer of cake on a cake stand or serving plate. Here’s some more info: https://livforcake.com/simple-syrup-recipe/ I can’t wait to hear what you try next! Thank you! I used 3 egg whites for the buttercream. Going to try some more of yours soon. It is then filled with an earl grey infused … Hi Ayla! Batter should be baked right away. Place cakes on wire rack to cool for 10mins then turn out onto wire rack. These ‘tea cakes’ are actually baked in a muffin tin, so I’m going to call them muffins. Preheat oven to 350F. Properly wrapped the cake will freeze well for months. Should I refrigerate the batter in between layers, or leave it on the counter? I was just wondering if you had a preference for a type of milk to use? I just discard the loose tea in my organics bin. I don’t recommend it as it will take a long time to make. I only have a hand mixer and it took quite a while to make the icing but it was worth it. Any clues on what might have happened there? I don’t have a stand mixer and I don’t have a paddle attachment… is there any possible way I can make this cake without using it? Thanks so much, I’m so glad you all loved it . I didn’t end up using any simple syrup but the cake was still moist the next day. Over 50 of my very favorite cake recipes all in one place! Anyhow, due to fears of an electrical fire (lol, sigh), I went and turned off all of the breakers leading to anything in the kitchen. Add the eggs, one at a time, and beat until combined, scraping the sides of the bowl as necessary. I’m finally making this tonight… a little intimidating, but I will try and see what happens thanks for your patience and for your availability. Another question would be whether I could directly triple the recipe, so I don’t have to create the batter again after one is done? But I also didn’t want out place to burn down, so… I literally had an internal pep talk before I dialled the number. Moist and delicious, everyone raved about it. Hi Chris! The cake is tender, moist and has has such a lovely, delicate flavor. Hi Mitch! Please help! I will definitely make this again. I’m planning to make this cake for a dinner at friend’s house. It turned out to be a great combination of flavors, and I plan to make this cake again. Your recipe is fantastic! Definitely email over some pics as I’d love to see! I didnt know it would be a bit dense. Thanks! How to Make Earl Grey Tea Cake. When putting the batter in the pan, is it going on top of the parchment paper? Hi again, I made the cake finally and it tasted awesome. I suggest start checking them at 15mins . Would any ingredient ratios need ti be changed if I did so? Thanks for the great feedback, I’m so glad you liked it . Wow! Hi Wendy! Just wondering if I want to make a 2x8inch cake, do I need to 1.5x the batter or will this current amount be suitable? What could have gone wrong? I think it could work with an earl grey buttercream too, but the flavour would definitely be strong. So happy to hear that Madeline!! In a medium bowl, whisk flour, baking powder, tea,and salt until well combined. Great cake. Thank you Olivia! Thank you! Hi Holly! Earl Grey Tea Cakes 2/3 cup milk 5 Earl Grey tea bags 7 ounces unsalted butter 1 cup sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla 3 eggs, at room temperature 2 cups all purpose flour … So glad you loved this cake and happy belated birthday to you . Perfect for a gift, it tastes amazing with a cup of milk or tea! 6″? Some of the stuff here has been DIY’d, and I have no idea what’s inside the walls. I am currently not at home (where all my lovely baking tools are) and have only one 6” cake pan to use (buying more is not an option in my situation). Would you recommend palm fruit shortening or ghee or lard? Stir in the tea, remove from the heat, cover and let stand for at least 30 minutes and up to 1 hour. This cake is absolutely delicious! Amazing. You could totally use cake flour here instead. Hi Alysha! Do you know if I could incorporate orange juice/zest in the frosting without messing it up? Caroline, Hi Caroline! Would I be able to use a vanilla bean or extract opposed to vanilla bean paste? Oh thanks for the reply! Hi Nancy! https://www.justapinch.com/recipes/dessert/cake/earl-grey-tea-cake.html It took me a while to make because I wanted to follow everything exactly, and I’ve never made this type of buttercream before, but it was totally worth it. I’m planning on trying it out this weekend! It sounds so intriguing, but simple, so I chose it for my final 2020 choice. I found myself with a bowl of mixed batter and three 25cm (10″) cake pans and had to think fast – I found three glass ‘tupperware’ bowls from ikea turned out to work Just fine as cake pans, and the cake turned out overall well. Thanks again. I’m going to use two 8×2″ round cake pans tomorrow. This looks great! It should NOT be dense like that. I think that would be totally fine and perfectly delicious. Hi C.J.! Hi Vishal! And have really high expectations (o: Can I use buttermilk instead of milk for the tea milk? My cake didn’t come out so moist. Hi Emily! Hi Stephanie! Every part of this recipe was spot on. Sorry i have so many questions! If you have a hand mixer you can make the cake no problem. The nutritional information and metric conversions are calculated automatically. Gross. Also, I was wondering if Oat milk or any other non dairy milk would work in the earl grey milk part of the recipe! This London fog cake consists of three-layers of chocolate cake (the batter uses both freshly brewed coffee and oil, which keeps it extra moist!). I just want to say, I was super impressed with this cake. Haha yesss! This cake looks amazing and I want to make it for my sister’s 40th but she isn’t a big fan of buttercream… Many thanks!! For one 6″ cake round set the Servings to 4. Jump to Recipe. In a small pot, bring milk to a simmer. Hi Nancy! I ran the converter tool again and it should be fixed. Place bowl over a double boiler on the stove and whisk constantly until the mixture is hot (160F) and no longer grainy to the touch (approx. No, it should be fine unless you have something particularly smelly in the fridge. So happy everyone loved it, thanks for the feedback . If it needs more you can add some juice (1 Tbsp max) or more zest (as much as you like). Thanks for the feedback! I did make your banana blueberry cake and had good comments about it. Thank you! In addition to the milk? If the ganache is too thick, add in a tsp of heavy cream until it gets to a thin enough consistency. Thanks for your feedback. Hi, Hi Catherine! Hi Kelly! Hi! Only mix the flour until just incorporated at each stage. Mine came out extremely dry too and I followed the recipe with the exception of the syrup. thank you! Thought about using them for garnish but they are unpleasant to chew! Hi there! Earl Grey & Blueberry Tea Cakes were on the recipe list earlier this year and I didn’t get participate that month. If I use 6 x 3 pans, should I still use baking strips? Cake flour will work just fine. I used. I can’t wait to try some others – thanks Olivia, this is one of my favorite sites with spot on recipes! If using cream cheese instead of mascarpone, because it has a thicker consistency, whip the cream cheese with the confectioners' sugar first, then add the whipped tea cream. Step-by-Step. It turned out great :). Thos recipe looks soo good! It’s not even the same as the one on your own site: https://livforcake.com/swiss-meringue-buttercream-recipe. Overly dense cakes can be from overmixing the cake batter once the flour is added — it develops too much gluten. Yes, non-dairy will work totally fine. Add the mascarpone and beat just until stiff peaks form. Either works but I used 2″ deep ones for this particular recipe. I’m in the midst of trying this recipe, and after making the Earl Grey Syrup, I realized there aren’t any further instructions beside how to make that. I’m so happy you loved it . Earl Grey Tea Cake. This will be the tea cake to have on the table for an afternoon snack with a cup of Earl Grey! Your email address will not be published. Hi Kimberly! I hate the idea of throwing them out but I’m not sure what else I could use them for. I made this for my friend who loves earl grey tea and she LOVED it!! This English Earl Grey Fruit Cake is a delicious and healthy treat without nasty ingredients. Hi Diana! Chocolate can be tricky to work with sometimes. Hi Rachel! I trust it’s a good recipe since the comments all say it turned out alright! Thank you for sharing this recipe. It should be fairly similar, I would just swap it one for one. Can I also ask, if I wanted to make this a 2 layer cake with 8” or 9” pans, would I need to change the bake temp or time? Finished! You can use this recipe as-is for two 8″ rounds. ; Be careful not to overmix the cake, as this can make it tough instead of tender. Hi Sarah! The recipe will work fine for two 8″ pans and the baking time should be similar. Send them to livforcakeblog[at]gmail[dot]com. I was going to try whole, but I didn’t know if that would be best. Question: on the buttercream, can I use liquid egg whites instead of fresh egg whites? I am new to your site and I have fallen in love with this cake. I made this for a theme cake for my daughter’s 13th birthday. Thank you!! The frosting went well, I think. ASAP. I will definitely be making this cake again. I don’t have a double boiler but just putting the mixing bowl over a pot of boiling water should work right. Last time I tried making a ganache drip the chocolate seized up on me…so much struggle . I had to psych myself up to do it though. Place sugar, water, and tea into a small pot. This was my first recipe that I have tried from your blog and it definitely will not be the last! You could try putting it in the fridge for 20mins then rewhipping. I wasn’t too fond of this one, tho it was still amazing! My family just loved it into pieces. I’m seeing either 6” by 2” or 6” by 3”. The thought of a fire truck outside my door, neighbors gawking and wondering wtf was going on, I just didn’t want to deal with it. I checked all the ingredients were in date and fresh, I made sure the temperature was right for all of them, followed the steps exactly, didn’t over mix. Grease and flour three 6" cake rounds and line with parchment. Thank you so much! Hi Mabel! I cannot wait to try this, my Mums favourite thing is Blackcurrant tea, so I’m trying it with that. Hi Bill! Hi- My 2.5 year old son helped me make this yummy cake. Aha! Bring milk and tea to a boil in a small pot over med-high heat. Thank you so much. The syrup would definitely help add moisture though! Covered with decadent lemon curd buttercream, it’s … Kind Regards, WOW! And how much will I need to increase the ingredients by to do it as I dont wanna waste anything. Earl Grey is traditionally a black tea that is flavoured with bergamot (citrus). Unfortunately, they said they weren’t qualified to assess that and that I’d need to call an electrician, but to leave all the breakers off. Hey! If i just want to use one cake tin (one layer) what should i set the serving size to. Hi Jared! Thanks for providing such a tasty earl grey recipe! Would love to hear all about it! The buttercream can pick that up. Thanks so much for the wonderful feedback, I’m so happy everyone loved it . Converting pan sizes is always tricky. Thank you for the videos as well!! Made it for a baby shower and everyone loved it! Can I use almond flour in place of all-purpose flour? I have a question here – it’s my friend’s birthday coming up and I’d like to make something special for him. I was so relived it wasn’t something in the walls!! I read the directions over (and over and over ) to catch each detail since baking doesn’t come naturally to me yet. I would 1.5x the recipe (change the Servings to 18 to get the proper amounts). I was just wondering if I reduce the serving size of the cake from 12 to 6, do I still need 3 6″ baking pans and the same cooking time? Thank you for this comment and this reply! Another culprit could be overmixing the batter! I’m curious as to how long too since I will be doing this for two 9 inch pans. Ooo a colored white chocolate ganache sounds cool – yes would love the proportions/recipe if you have a good one for that! No, the batter should be baked right away. Hi What size cake pan is the recipe for? Is there a way to use vanilla in liquid form instead of paste? Haha! It all started with an odd smell in the kitchen. Thank you in advance. Hi Poonam! It didn’t rise very well and I’m wondering if it’s because the baking powder is old or because it took us a loooong time to actually get all of the ingredients into the mixer…haha. It was amazing. Hi Jane! Bake at the same temperature, but check them after 15mins or so as they may be done by then. Whoops, meant that I subbed cake flour for AP flour. Then fold in poppy seeds, lemon zest and Earl Grey mixture. Hi Liv, I made this recipe last week. Hi there!! So moist, so easy, with such a unique flavour. You could totally do that just fine . What do you think? I used cake flour 1:1, however since this recipe has 1 cup of Earl Grey milk, next time I may use AP flour. Two questions for you: (1) My buttercream came out really glossy, like it was melting (but it didn’t, it just looked like it could melt). Try the the one from this recipe from this post: https://livforcake.com/eggnog-cake/ Hi Angie! Just tried this recipe and I love it! I signed up just so I could leave a comment. It was a choice between earl grey, blood orange and cardamom cake … Would you know what i may be doing wrong? Strain and measure out 1 cup. In a medium bowl, whisk flour, baking powder, tea,and salt until well combined. I used Cream of Earl Grey tea in the cake, but you can use any kind you like. (2) the flavor of the cake was lovely, and when they came out of the oven, they looked like they were the right texture. It would affect the flavour, but otherwise should be fine if you like those flavours! This recipe for Earl Grey Tea Cake was developed by the impressive Molly Baz for Bon Appetit’s vertical, Basically. I ADORE this recipe!!! Hi Alan! For garnish, if you could find some edible flowers, that would be super pretty, though those might be hard to come by, especially this time of year. It is then filled with an earl grey infused swiss meringue buttercream (YES), and finally topped with a generous layer of homemade salted caramel. (Do not overmix.) Take out 2-3 hours before assembly. Thank you! The cake itself was fluffy and not too sweet and paired lovely with the buttercream. While I recognize that Swiss buttercream is significantly less sweet, this buttercream recipe is much different than others I found online and in cookbooks. Ooookay, so off I went to the appliance store (alone, Ryan was at work and the shop closes at 5:30pm, seriously)  to buy one that day. I used the tea leaves as garnish on the cake for the pictures, but do not recommend doing this as they are rather unpleasant to chew on! Be sure to refrigerate the unused cake batter until it gets baked. Thank you again! The buttercream will be a challenge without a stand mixer though. Hi Giulia! And do you swap out something else (like some of the sugar)? This cake was absolutely DELICIOUS! It’s a dense and moist cake, which is exactly what I needed to support a heavy cake topper. Tips for a perfect cake. Hello, I am so excited to make this recipe today!! Because it’s a winner. Thanks so much for this gorgeous recipe. Do I need to butter and flour the parchment as well? Thank you for such well-written instructions, I plan to work my way through your recipes with my kiddos and am so excited! I was wondering if adding a hint of orange to the frosting would be good as the tea already has orange in it. You don’t have to love tea to love this cake! If not, perhaps your baking powder is expired. Hi….this cake and all the reviews looks like one I really want to try. Omg, this cake is AMAZING. No idea what happened. For the Frosting: Place in an airtight container and refrigerate for 1 week for freeze for 3 mos. It is easy to follow and very yummy. Is it possible that the cake was underbaked? The Earl Grey syrup is optional (I forgot to add it even though I had it made), but it will enhance the flavour of the cake even more, and will add moisture. Hello! The tea flavor truly comes out and is a nice change from usual cake flavors. Is it ok to use the stuff in the actual tea bags? The cake was ok, but the frosting tasted like pure butter. Hi Austin! Hi Rachel! I did bake the cakes the night before, cooled them then wrapped them and kept it on the counter. I made 2 6″ stacked gluten-free early grey tea cakes with lemon curd and a Swiss Meringue Buttercream (from another LivForCake recipe), flavored with about 5 TBPS of Elderflower Cordial. Today I’m making the same cake layers, with the quince – it’s my signature tea – substituting a raspberry fromage for the buttercream. There’s no need to worry about achieving perfect frosting or smooth sides—just drizzle some glaze on top and you are good to go! The citrus flavor comes from oil extracted from the rind of a bergamot orange. Hi Giulia! Hi Tara! The buttercream was a little overwhelming though. I recommend mixing on low when adding the flour and only till just incorporated. For three 8″ pans, 1.5x the recipe by increasing the Servings to 18. Hi Alix! EARL GREY CAKE. Grease and line three 8" cake pans. In a large bowl, beat the butter with an electric hand mixer until pale and fluffy, 2-3 minutes. I think as long as it’s a proper AP flour blend it should be fine! Thanks, Bonnie. Hi Shelly! Earl grey chiffon cake with blood orange and cardamom. He absolutely loved the earl grey cake because of the texture, but I want to change it up and make something new for him. Hi, this cake tasted delicious but i just had 1 issue. I tried the cake and I absolutely love it! Frost and smooth the outside with a thin crumb coat. Yes, totally. SIGH. Only thing, it was just too sweet. Bake for approx. Do you think I can add earl grey oil to enhance the flavor? It says 3 in one but 4 in the other. Hi, Can I just use the teabags of earl grey and open them and use the leaves inside? Ingredients for Earl Grey tea chiffon cake: Earl Grey tea, milk, eggs, cake flour, baking powder, canola oil, powdered sugar, salt, and vinegar. For the Cake: Cool the layers, double wrap in plastic wrap, freeze for up to 3 mos. It’s a pretty neutral flavour, but you can try an American buttercream if you prefer or a cream cheese frosting. The cake is made quickly and tastes delicious on every occasion. Subscribe now for full access. It is a digital cookbook and cooking guide alike, available on all platforms, that helps home cooks of every level discover, save and organize the world’s best recipes, while also helping them become better, more competent cooks. Thanks so much! Hi Mai! … I don’t have either of those, but I do have a mascarpone frosting here: https://livforcake.com/tiramisu-cake/. Let me know how it turns out! Hmm. I can’t wait to use the earl grey syrup and frost it with my blackberry Italian meringue buttercream and fresh berries. My cakes tend to be more on the dense side rather than light and fluffy, but it shouldn’t be too dense. Repeat with remaining layers. Hi Olivia, Thank you very much for your helpful advice! Excited to try this! . With a hint of vanilla and a fine Earl Grey tea taste. Your layers will be slightly thinner so you may need to reduce the baking time a bit. Amazing! Prepare the frosting: In a small saucepan, bring 1/2 cup/120 milliliters heavy cream to a simmer over medium-high heat. Hi dear just wondering if this cake freezes well. This Earl Grey Tea Cake Loaf is a fragrant loaf infused with tea in two ways and then brushed with lemon and honey while still hot. Icing the cake was a bit of a pain but I got it done after some time and garnished the cake with fresh strawberry slices. I left the cakes in their tins overnight but the next morning when I went to decorate, the cakes had deflated and looked quite dense and wet in the middle (but it was still cooked through). Otherwise, if making further in advance: A Blackberry Earl Grey Cream Roll Cake, since I’ll remember this pandemic on the number of roll cakes and sourdough (and sourdough things: thing 1 and thing 2) I’ve made. I vary my recipes depending on how much buttercream I need. So off I go to Google again to find an electrician who can come TODAY. So glad you liked it . I use a coffee grinder, it creates the finest powder! So weird. No, if you reduce the serving size you should reduce the pan size too and possibly adjust the baking time. Would the measurements be the same if I used matcha? I want to make this with gluten free AP flour, do you think it will work? I’d had an Earl Grey Cake on my radar for a while now, but it seemed like more of a “Fall” type cake (cozy sweaters, warm tea, etc. I thought it was just on its last legs and that we should probably look at buying one on the weekend. May I check if this csjd can be made 1 week in advance and keep in freezer before use. Also just wondering is it OK to make the Earl grey milk like a day ahead and just keep it in the fridge until needed? That would either be due to overbaking or too much flour. hello, I’m planning on making this for my gr ma’s birthday soon and im planning on testing this recipe out next week, I’m wondering if you could give me the measurement for a regular sized birthday cake for around 8 people? Hi there, can I use handheld mixer in this recipe? Hi Evangeline! I also made homemade cake strips using wet paper towels and aluminum foil, and the folding trick to cut the parchment to fit the pans (I’ve never done either of these things so it was great to learn!). The days are getting shorter and cooler (I’m actually wearing a sweater as I type this – insert happy face). The cakes should bake close to the top of them. If I wanted to make a 3 layer 8 inch cake, should I double the recipe? Hi Jessica! Hi Lily! It was keeping things cool-ish as it died, but by Saturday morning when we opened it up, the air that came out of there was warmer than the air outside. Please let me know how it turns out . if more, what’s the relative % to all purpose flour? You’ll just need to reduce the baking time. Bring to a boil and simmer 2 mins. Hi Priscilla! Just a couple questions about the Earl Grey Syrup. See this post for more details. Hi Katelyn! In a medium bowl, whisk together the flour, tea, baking powder and salt. I want to make this so bad! It will be fine on the counter overnight, but the frosting will be quite soft. Tips, techniques, and troubleshooting to help ensure your cakes come out perfect every single time! Only real butter will work for this frosting, but you can try one of these with butter alternatives: I am using the tulip cupcake holders. I have been using a food processor but there are still sizeable chunks left. Moist enough, (I still used the earl grey syrup, but even without, it was moist), not too dense. Hi! I made this cake for my cousin’s birthday and it was such a hit! ), so I waited until it was closer to Fall season. I’m so happy you loved it. So i made a poll on Instagram to help me decide what to use them for. My husband is not a tea fan at all, but he also enjoyed it . Bring to room temp and rewhip before using. When do you add it? The +/- 2 Tbsp won’t make or break it though , Thank you Olivia! ; While not required, it helps to blend or grind the Earl Grey tea to remove any large pieces of tea before adding to the flour. Heading out to buy a few more isn’t really an option either due to the lockdown measures in my country, sadly. I’ve never had this happen in my life! If it’s just a day in advance you can leave both at room temp (wrapped/covered in plastic wrap). The cake was so moist and Earl grey’y’!! I must be a dark wizard because I tried this recipe TWO times, following it exactly, and it turned out like a hefty brick both times. There is nothing quite like having to call the fire department while you’re in the middle of making a cake. Yes to level cups but there is a metric converter at the bottom of the list of the ingredients too! Turns out, a hint of earl grey flavor really raises this pound cake to a whole new level. I made the cake on a Monday in two 9 inch cake tins instead of three 6 inch, let it cool a bit before taking it out of the cake tin then let it cool completely before wrapping it up tightly in saran wrap then putting it in the fridge. I reduced the butter and sugar by a few tablespoons and subbed AP flour for cake. I basically dream of turning every dessert into a London Fog (aka Earl Grey Tea Latte), so basically you made my dreams come true! Delicately flavored but you can definitely taste the earl grey, moist, light… great recipe! 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