This is a DELICIOUS blueberry cake made with fresh blueberries! It is great with confectioners sugar or whipped cream on top!
2 cups all-purpose flour
2 teaspoons baking powder
1 cup white sugar
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/3 cup shortening
3/4 cup milk
1 teaspoonlemon zest
1 cup blueberries
1.Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease an 8×8-inch pan.
2.Sift flour, baking powder, sugar, and salt together in a large bowl. Beat shortening in a separate bowl until creamy; stir into flour mixture, alternating with milk. Beat flour-shortening mixture until mixed, about 2 minutes. Add egg and beat until mixed, about 1 minute.
3.Combine lemon zest with blueberries in a bowl; fold into batter. Pour batter into prepared pan.
4.Bake in the preheated oven until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean, about 50 minutes.