Fresh Fruit Almond Torte

Preparation time: 20 min Servings: 8
Cooking time: 20 min

Ingredients:

2 eggs
1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened
1/8 tsp salt (optional)
1/2 cup sugar
3/4 cup almonds, finely ground
1/4 cup red raspberry preserves, melted and strained
2 cups strawberries, hulled and halved lengthwise
2 pears, halved lengthwise, cored and cut into .25 in. slices
1 kiwi fruit, peeled and cut crosswise into .125 in. slices
1/4 cup apricot preserves, melted and strained

Cooking Directions:

Preheat oven to 375°F. Combine butter and sugar in a mixing bowl. Beat with an electric mixer until light and fluffy. Add eggs, one at a time, mixing thoroughly after each addition. Add almonds and salt and mix thoroughly. Spread batter in the bottom of a 9 in. cake pan lined with waxed paper and buttered. Bake 20-25 minutes until golden brown. Place torte on a rack to cool. Invert torte onto a serving platter. Discard waxed paper. Brush torte with raspberry preserves. Arrange strawberries, pears and kiwi in a circular pattern on top of torte. Brush with apricot preserves.

Nutritionist Recommended For:

Fresh Fruit Almond Torte

Nutrition Facts

Calories 320
% Calories From Fat 47.8%
Total Fat 17g
Saturated Fats 7.3g
Mono-unsaturated Fats 6.6g
Poly-unsaturated Fats 2.1g
Cholesterol 80mg
Sodium 89mg
Total Carbohydrates 40g
Dietary Fiber 3.8g
Sugar 29g
Protein 4.6g

More Information

Vitamins

Thiamin B1 0.049mg
Vitamin B12 0.14mcg
Vitamin K 8.1mcg
Vitamin A 430IU
Niacin B3 0.63mg
Pantothenic Acid 0.31mg
Riboflavin B2 0.21mg
Vitamin C 35mg
Vitamin D 5.2IU
Vitamin B6 0.074mg
Vitamin E 3.5mg
Choline 43mg

Minerals

Manganese 0.43mg
Magnesium 40mg
Calcium 59mg
Zinc 0.61mg
Phosphorus 99mg
Copper 0.19mg
Fluoride 5.8mcg
Selenium 4.5mcg
Sodium 89mg
Potassium 250mg
Iron 0.93mg

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