Zwetschgendatschi (German Plum Sheet Cake)

Zwetschgendatschi (German Plum Sheet Cake) Recipe By:barbara “Zwetschgendatschi is a classic German plum sheet cake from Bavaria – a short crust pastry, topped with Italian plums. It is traditionally served with vanilla sugar-sweetened whipped cream.” Ingredients 4 3/4 cups all-purpose flour 4 teaspoons baking powder 1 cup white sugar 2 teaspoons vanilla sugar 2 pinches salt 1 1/3 cups unsalted butter, room temperature and cut into chunks 2 eggs 2 1/4 pounds Italian prune plums, halved and pitted 2 tablespoons white sugar 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 2 tablespoons unsalted butter, room temperature and cut into chunks 1 tablespoon sliced almonds … Continue reading Zwetschgendatschi (German Plum Sheet Cake)