Summer berry slice
( SERVES 12 )
Photo by Babiche Martens
|150 g||Butter, softened|
|½ cup||Caster sugar|
|¼ tsp||Almond essence|
|¼ cup||Sliced almonds, toasted|
- Preheat oven to 180C.
- Line a 28cm x 18cm tin with baking paper.
- For the base: Place butter, sugar and essence in a bowl.
- Beat until light and creamy. Fold in the flour and almonds. Press evenly into the tin.
- Place in the oven for 15 minutes until lightly browned. Remove and allow to cool.
- For the filling: Place the eggs, yolk, sugar and sour cream in a blender. Whizz until smooth. Pour over the cooked base.
- Gently sprinkle the berries over. Place back in the oven for 35 minutes, until the centre is set. Remove and leave to cool in the tin.
- Cut into pieces and serve with cream or yoghurt and extra berries.