Gluten-Free Vanilla Almond Cake with Coconut Ganache

Gluten-Free

Cooking Time

40 minutes

Difficulty

Medium

Serves Up To

12

Nutrition Facts

Total Fat26.1 g
Cholesterol51.6 mg
Sodium188.9 mg
Potassium41.9 mg
Total Carbohydrate50.8 g
Dietary Fiber3.3 g
Sugars31.7 g
Protein4.5 g

Directions

  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees and spray a Bundt pan with nonstick spray (or lightly coat with coconut oil) and dust with gluten-free flour.

  2. In a large bowl, whisk the baking powder, salt, gluten-feee flour, coconut flour until combine. Set aside.

  3. In a separate bowl, whisk the eggs and egg whites. Add in the vanilla, almond extra, butter, coconut oil, Almond Breeze, and sugar, and whisk until smooth.

  4. Add the flour mixture to the wet mixture in batches, and stir until smooth.

  5. Pour the mixture into the Bundt pan, and bake for 28-30 minutes, until lightly golden and set.

  6. Allow to cool completely before inverting onto a plate to drizzle with ganache.

  7. To prepare the ganache, place the chocolate chips and coconut oil in a double-boiler, or microwave for 30 seconds in a glass bowl. Stir until smooth. Pour on top of the cake and serve!

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Courtesy of: The Fitnessista

Ingredients

  • 2 1/2 cups all-purpose gluten-free flour
  • 1 tablespoon coconut flour
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • Pinch of sea salt
  • 1/2 cup butter; softened
  • 1/2 cup coconut oil
  • 1 1/2 cups white sugar (superfine)
  • 6 tablespoons egg whites (from a carton)
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 cup Almond Breeze Vanilla (or for extra creaminess use Almond Breeze Almondmilk Cashewmilk Blend Vanilla)
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1/2 teaspoon almond extract
  • 1/2 cup chocolate chips
  • 1/4 cup coconut oil; melted

Included in this recipe