Delicious cake from Tuscany!
4 eggs, separated, 2 lbs Golden Delicious apples, juice of 1 small lemon, 1/4 cup Calvados, 1 cup sugar, 12 Tbsp butter, melted, 1 cup all-purpose flour, sifted, 2 Tbsp baking powder, 1/4 tsp ground nutmeg, 1/4 tsp ground ginger, 1/2 tsp ground cinnamon
To coat the pan:
– 1 Tbsp butter
– 1 Tbsp sugar
Coat a 9-10 -inch spring form pan with cooking spray. Add 1 Tbsp of butter in small pieces to the bottom of the pan and sprinkle with 1 Tbsp sugar. Pour the batter on top, and smooth it out with a spatula.
Bake for 10 min at 400 degrees F. Then bake for 60 min at 325 degrees F or until a knife inserted comes out clean and the top is golden brown and puffed up.