Gluten Free Lemon Drizzle Cake #SundaySupper
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Recipe type: Cake
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Serves: 12 pieces of cake
 
A moist and lightly flavored gluten free lemon cake with lemon drizzle on top.
Ingredients
For the cake:
  • 2 sticks butter, softened
  • ¾ c. sugar
  • ½ c. brown sugar
  • 4 eggs
  • ½ c. almond flour
  • ¼ c. hazelnut flour (or ¼ c. of gluten free all-purpose flour)
  • ½ c. brown rice flour
  • 2 t. baking powder
  • 1 c. mashed potatoes
  • 2 T. lemon juice
  • ½ t. salt
  • zest 2 lemons
For the Lemon Drizzle:
  • 4 T. gluten free powdered sugar
  • Juice of 1 lemon
Instructions
  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees.
  2. In a large bowl cream together the butter, sugar, and brown sugar.
  3. Add in the eggs one at a time, beating after each addition.
  4. In a small bowl combine the almond, hazelnut, and brown rice flour. Add in the baking powder and mix well.
  5. Add the flour mixture to the sugar mixture and beat until combined.
  6. Whisk in the mashed potatoes until smooth. Stir in the salt, lemon juice, and lemon zest.
  7. Pour the mixture into a greased 9 inch cake pan.
  8. Bake for 40-45 minutes or until a toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean.
  9. Remove from the oven and cool for 1 hour on a wire rack.
  10. In a small bowl whisk together the powdered sugar and lemon juice. Drizzle over top of the cooled cake.
Notes
Adapted from BBC Good Food
Recipe by Hezzi-D's Books and Cooks at https://www.hezzi-dsbooksandcooks.com/2014/11/gluten-free-lemon-drizzle-cake-sundaysupper.html