"Red meat is not bad for you. Now blue-green meat, that's bad for you!"--Tommy Smothers

Blueberry Cake with Lemon Sauce Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:


This recipe for Blueberry Cake with Lemon Sauce, by , is from Our Family, Our Food, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We'll help you start your own personal cookbook! It's easy and fun. Click here to start your own cookbook!

Erik Hope


Blueberry Cake:

1 cup sugar
1/2 cup shortening
1 teaspoon vanilla
1 egg
2/3 cup milk
1 1/2 cup flour
2 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt

1 1/2 cup blueberries
2 tablespoon flour
1 tablespoon sugar

Lemon Sauce:

1/2 cup sugar
1 tablespoon cornstarch
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 cup water
3 tablespoon lemon juice
1/2 teaspoon vanilla
2 tablespoon margarine

For the cake:
1: Preheat oven to 350
2: Combine the first 8 ingredients in a bowl and beat for 3 minutes
3: Add the remaining flour and sugar, stirring until incorporated.
4: Gently fold in the blueberries.
5: Pour into a cake pan and bake for 45 minutes, or until a toothpick comes out clean.

For the sauce:
1: Combine the first six ingredients in a small saucepan and set over low heat
2: Bring to a simmer, whisking to a smooth consistency and to prevent sticking
3: Remove from heat and stir in margarine
4: Serve while warm

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
60 minutes
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Adapted from my mom's recipe and one of my all time favorite childhood desserts.




Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 1,500,000 in our family cookbooks!


Bookmark and Share




Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.

Search for more great recipes here from over 1,500,000 in our family cookbooks!