Gluten free cakes

    From flourless chocolate cakes to Italian rice cake, we've got a fabulous selection of recipes and tips for gluten free cakes. With our recipes, you can make gorgeous gluten free cakes that taste rich and delicious.

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    46 reviews
     
    30min

    The addition of ground almonds sets this cake apart from others, and gives it a a rich and tender crumb. Serve warm with a dollop of cream for a truly luxurious pudding.

    Recipe by: Priyanka

     
    17 reviews
     
    1day1hr

    Gorgeously fruity traditional Irish loaf with a little twist. You can easily substitute spelt or gluten free flour for wheat flour. I've tried it with both and it's delicious. It's also a good recipe to have as a treat if you're watching your weight.

    Recipe by: Maribel

     
    17 reviews
     
    35min

    A simple recipe that is pretty much undetectable as gluten free. Try it see if any one realises. It rises better than the normal cake too.

    Recipe by: jewels_P

     
    19 reviews
     
    35min

    Pear Fairy Cakes. This recipe is gluten free and dairy free.

    Recipe by: jazzylily

     
    15 reviews
     
    50min

    Fantastic chef Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall has donated to TREE AID this wonderful cake. Hugh belives: "Villagers in Africa pick fruit, nuts and leaves straight from the trees around their villages-food doesn't come more local than that. It's a lifeline for them and vital that we do what we can to ensure they have enough trees for food and the many other products and benefits trees provide."

    Recipe by: treeaid

     
    11 reviews
     
    10hr20min

    This is a delicious no bake, vegan, soy-free, gluten-free "cheese"cake, with no refined sugars. It's made with walnuts, cashews, cocoa, dates and banana. The filling is slightly sweet, with a hint of banana and cocoa; it’s creamy with the consistency of “real” dairy cheesecake, but is lighter and less rich. The base is chewy, fudgy and totally chocolatey – complementing the filing extremely well. As a side note - raw-food purists wouldn't call this raw (as cashews are used).

    Recipe by: honeyandspice

     
    49 reviews
     
    3hr30min

    A beautiful moist light cake with complex and full flavours of oranges and orange zest. Super easy to make, and people love it! Serve in wedges with a mound of whipped cream or ice cream. To make this completely gluten free - use gluten free baking powder. You can find this in health shops and in larger supermarkets.

    Recipe by: Lucence

     
    5 reviews
     
    1hr35min

    This recipe was given to me by a neighbour very many years ago. It's quick and easy and makes a very moist cake. See the footnote on how to make it gluten free.

    Recipe by: HighSpeedMum

     
    5 reviews
     
    55min

    These are not too sweet, and really tasty with a moist texture. What's even better is they're gluten-free, dairy-free, nut-free, egg-free and use natural sweeteners and the darkest chocolate you can find!

    Recipe by: theblendergirl

     
    9 reviews
     
    1hr15min

    This cake uses ground almonds to replace the flour usually found in cakes. Be careful when preparing the almonds in a food processor because electric machines bring out the oil in nuts. Whizz a handful at a time.

    Recipe by: Barbara

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