5 eggs, at room temperature
⅔ cup brown sugar, firmly packed
2¼ cups almond meal (200 g)
Invert base of a 22cm springform pan (base measures 20cm). Grease and line base and side with baking paper, extending paper 2cm above pan edge.
- Beat eggs and sugar in a small bowl of an electric mixer, on high speed, for about 8 minutes, or until thick and pale. Transfer to a large bowl.
- Add almond meal in three batches. Using a balloon whisk, gently fold into egg mixture until combined. (Don’t stir.) Pour into prepared pan.
- Cook in a moderately slow oven (160C) for about 35 minutes, or until edge of cake has shrunk slightly away from side of pan. Stand in pan for 10 minutes. Turn out onto a wire rack to cool.
- Serve cake topped with vanilla yoghurt and passionfruit pulp (optional).