Austrian Apricot Cake

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Prep Time: 20 minutes
Cook Time: 45 minutes
Total Time: 1 hour 5 minutes
Tags: Apricot, cake, Summer
Course: Dessert
Also known as Marillenkuchen, this is a classic Austrian dessert. We love it for its light and fluffy cake with layered sweet apricots baked into the top.


  • 2 cups Flour
  • 4 Eggs
  • 1 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup Salute Santé! Grapeseed Oil Plus some for tray
  • 1 pinch Salt
  • 1 tbsp Baking powder
  • 2 lbs Apricots Pitted & halved
  • Powdered sugar For dusting


  • Preheat the oven to 350°F.
  • Slice apricots in half.
  • Grease a 9” x 11” tray with grapeseed oil and dust with flour.
  • Whisk eggs and sugar in a medium bowl until creamy.
  • Add the grapeseed oil, flour, salt, and baking powder to the egg and sugar mixture.
  • Continue to mix until all dry ingredients are well blended.
  • Pour the batter into the prepared tray.
  • Cover the entire tray with the half pieces of apricot.
  • Bake for 45 minutes until golden.
  • Dust with powdered sugar.


Apricots can be substituted with any stone fruit, such as peaches, plums, or cherries. Pitted and halved.

Products In This Recipe

Salute Santé Sofi Gold Winner Grapeseed Oil

Cold Pressed Grapeseed Oil 1 GAL

Salute Santé Grapeseed Oil Sofi Gold Award

Cold Pressed Grapeseed Oil 1L can

Cold Pressed Grapeseed Oil 1L 3-Pack