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Lime drizzle cake – wheat and dairy free

Preparation Time 10 mins
Cooking Time 35 mins
Suitable for pre-cooking Yes
Wheat Free Yes
Sugar Free Low Sugar
Egg Free No
Dairy Free Yes
Gluten Free Optional


100 gr pure coconut oil
2 tbsp agave syrup
3 eggs whisked for several minutes
100 gr ground almonds
1 tbsp rye flour
1/2 tsp baking powder
2 small limes, grated zest and juice
50 gr sugar for drizzle

Mix coconut oil and syrup together in a mixing bowl.
Whisk in eggs.
Measure ground almonds and flour with 1/2 tsp baking powder.
Sieve into the mixture and fold together.
Add two thirds of lime juice and zest from one line.
Mix again.

Turn into 7 in round flat cake tin.

Cook for 25 minutes at 180o  (not fan).

Cake is ready when you insert a skewer and it comes out clean.

Heat remaining lime juice in a small pan with 40 gr sugar.
Let it simmer for about 3 minutes.
Make holes in cake and drizzle lime juice into the holes and allow to cool.