Gluten-Free Almond Cake with Berries on Top
Gluten-Free Almond Cake with Berries on Top
  • prep: 20 min
  • cook: 40 min
  • total: 1 hr
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  • Summary

    This delicious gluten-free almond cake recipe is easy to make and naturally sweetened. Top with yogurt and fresh berries for a party-worthy cake! Recipe yields one 9-inch cake, enough for 8 slices.

    Ingredients

    • 2 cups firmly packed almond meal or almond flour (8 ounces), plus extra for dusting the pan
    • 1 teaspoon baking powder
    • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
    • 1/2 teaspoon fine sea salt
    • 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
    • 4 eggs
    • 2/3 cup maple syrup or honey
    • 1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil
    • 1 1/2 teaspoons grated lemon zest (from 2 medium lemons, preferably organic), plus more for garnish
    • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
    • 1 tablespoon maple syrup or honey
    • 1 cup plain Greek yogurt or whipped cream
    • 1/2 pound ripe strawberries, thinly sliced
    • 1 cup fresh blueberries (6 ounces)

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 12
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 220 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 14 g 21.74%
    • Saturated Fat: 1 g 6.64%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 0 mg 0%
    • Sodium: 212 mg 8.84%
    • Calcium: 74 mg 7.4%
    • Potassium: 101 mg 2.9%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 1 mg 4.84%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 21 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 3 g 10.99%
    • Sugar: 15 g
    • Protein: 5 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 0.2%
    • Vitamin C 21.65%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat3
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs1
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat1
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total1 oz-eq

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