Ravani Semolina Cake

Ravani Semolina Cake
Ravani with the flavor and taste of orange. A cake with semolina, soft and unique. The syrup, gives it extra sweetness.
Accompanied perfectly with an ice cream scoop. Try it!
work: 20′ time: 1h:00′ easy:
Ravani Semolina Cake

Ingredients (8 servings)

  • 200 gr/ 7.1 oz sugar
  • 5 eggs
  • 1 tsp sharp, salt
  • 130 gr/ 4.6 oz flour, self raising
  • 180 gr/ 6.3 oz semolina, fine
  • 3 tsp sharp baking powder
  • 1 orange, juice and zest
  • 150 ml/ 5.1 floz milk


  • 750 gr/ 1.7 lbs water
  • 500 gr/ 1.1 lbs sugar
  • 3 tbsp orange juice
  • 1 small piece of orange peel
  • 3 tbsp butter
In a small bowl mix the flour, semolina and baking powder. Leave aside for a while.
In larger bowl, break the eggs and add sugar and salt.
Beat together to a cream, 8'-10'.
Keep beating while adding the juice of an orange…
… and the milk.
Add the flour mixture and stir gently with a spatula until the incredients are incorporated.
Finally add the orange zest.
Pour mixture into buttered and floured baking pan or silicone mold…
… and bake at 175°C/ 345°F/ Gas 4 for 35′-40′ or until cooked through and get a golden color.
As long as the cake is baked prepare the syrup. Boil for 5' all the ingredients together and after the cake has cooled, pour the syrup slowly to absorb it well before cutting.
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  1. Super!!!Παγωμενο με μια μπαλα κρεμα παγωτο?!!!

  2. looks perfect...what a coincidence that Semolina is called rava in india and ravani in greece.

  3. Τέλειο Ζαμπία μου γλυκιά!!! μπράβο σου!!!Θα το κάνω... τι μόνο φρουτάκια σε δαχτυλίδια, και τα γλυκάκια σου τα φτιάχνω υπέροχα, γιατί μας δίνεις εύκολες και λεπτομερείς συνταγές!!φιλάκια και να περνάς καλά!!!!Καλό καλοκαίρι!!!

  4. That looks good...with a flavorful edging. Super

  5. yummy :)
    and nice blog :)
    it would be great if you visit my blog too :)


  6. πω πω είναι υπέροχο το ραβανί!!! και έτσι όπως λες με παγωτό, ακόμα πιο super!!