Rhubarb Cake Recipe With Honey

This Rhubarb Cake recipe with honey results in a healthful dessert for the family.

| GRIT's Guide to Backyard Bees and Honey 2011

Rhubarb Cake

Rhubarb Cake is a wonderful dessert that uses honey for sweetener.

Karen Keb

Using honey for a sweetener is a great way to cut down on your sugar intake. For a wonderful dessert using a herbaceous perennial, try this Rhubarb Cake recipe.

Rhubarb Cake

2 cups all-purpose flour
2 1⁄2 teaspoons baking powder
1⁄2 teaspoon baking soda
1 teaspoon salt
1⁄3 cup honey
1 egg, beaten
1 cup sour cream
1 cup fresh sliced (1⁄4 inch thick) rhubarb 


1⁄4 cup turbinado sugar
1⁄2 teaspoon cinnamon
2 tablespoons butter, Softened 

Heat oven to 350°F. Butter 8-inch baking dish or casserole; set aside.

In large bowl, combine flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt. Add honey, egg and sour cream, and stir well. Stir in rhubarb.

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