Pistachio cream pistachio cake
Recipe & Picture credit:Fatima A Latif@_culinaryinspiration_ Bismilla hir Rahman nir Raheem
4 eggs separated1 cup castor sugar1 cup + 2 tablespoon cake flour2 teaspoon baking powder½ cup oil½ cup boiling water1 teaspoon rose essence 1 teaspoon Elachi (cardomom) essence ¼ cup slivered pistachiosGreen gel color
Method1) Sift dry ingredients together2) Make a well in the center and add egg yolks3) Add oil and water to dry ingredients. Mix till no lumps4) Beat egg whites till stiff and add to flour mix. Add essences, colouring & pistachios and fold in. 5) Pour batter into prepared pans and bake @ 180° for 15-20 minutues. Depending on your oven and pan used. I used 2 round pans.
Whip cream, sweeten with 2 tablespoons icing sugar, color with green gel color. Fold in some slivered pistachios. Sandwich cake with cream. Spread cream on top of cake & around cake and decor cake with rose petals and roses.