Sweet Cherry Almond Cake Recipe

Sweet Cherry Almond Cake

This Sweet Cherry Almond Cake recipe is tender and packed full of jammy, plump sweet cherries! It’s such an easy cherry cake recipe to pull together. With a hint of almond, vanilla and lemon, it’s full of flavor.

How to make  Cherry Almond Cake


Pit & Mix

Pit the cherries and slice. Then, using a mixer beat the butter and sugar until light and fluffy, about 5 minutes.



Mix in the eggs, extracts, lemon zest and juice.  Then, sift in the almond and AP flour, salt and baking powder and mix until just incorporated.


Fold in the quartered cherries. Scrape the batter into a prepared cake pan. Place the halved cherries on top and sprinkle with sugar.

Add Cherries


Bake the cake, then allow to cool almost completely before sharing.


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