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Gluten free fruit cake with ground almonds.

Hi everyone,

Here’s a gluten free fruit cake that I made using almond flour and gf flour. Almonds are a great source of nutrients including calcium so by adding almonds and other calcium rich foods we can look after our bone density while we eat. Dried fruit is also a good source of calcium.

Here’s the recipe, 50g ground almonds 250g self raising gluten free flour 250g butter 3 large eggs 150g dried mixed fruit with peel 140g brown sugar 1 tea spoon baking powder and 1/2 teaspoon mixed slice, mix thoroughly before baking at 170C for approx 45 mins until cooked through.

It was still warm when I had a slice so I had it with some custard.

14 Replies

Looks very nice Jerry, it's a long time since i had cake with custard, I will have to think of something that I used to like and make it..😋

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Thanks Hidden It’s like an old fashioned pudding. 👍

Oh not another irresistible cake Jerry! You are such a tease! I'm going to have to do some baking now, and then some eating! 😃👍

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Awe thanks Sue 👍

That looks really nice Jerry, getting quite the expert aren't you! 😊

in reply to springcross

Thank you springcross that’s appreciated 👍

It looks amazing 😊

in reply to Angep

Hey thanks Angep

Oh my goodness my mouth is watering 😍 I want to reach the cake from my screen 😂😂

in reply to Hb2003

Hi Hiba thank you and you'd be welcome to a slice.

Hi Hidden Your cake looks fantastic. I bet it is especially delicious with custard! Yum!

I'm glad I saw your post today, as I knew there was something I meant to do - I need to bake some muffins - so I'll get on with that now. :-)

Zest :-)

in reply to Zest

Hi Zest thank you and I know that your muffins will be delicious so you enjoy them.

Your cake turned out wonderfully and hearing you had it with custard is marvelous.

in reply to Imaaan

Awe thanks Imaaan and there’s calcium in custard so even better. 👍

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