Foolish Blueberry Cake

My blueberry bushes produced a bumper crop this year, so I’ve had lots of berries to enjoy and to freeze for the long winter ahead. The picking season is winding down so I wanted to try something that combines 3 different desserts: lemon cake, blueberry pie, and blueberry fool. Fool is a whimsical name for a dessert that combines cooked sweetened blueberries and whipped cream, and is served in bowls or parfait glasses. For this dessert, blueberry fool is sandwiched between layers of lemony cake, and blueberry pie filling provides a richly colored, luscious topping.

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