Gluten-Free Zucchini-Almond Cake
Gluten-Free Zucchini-Almond Cake
  • prep: 30 min
  • cook: 0 hr
  • total: 30 min
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  • Summary

    Grated zucchini gives this crowd-pleasing cake a moist texture and subtle sweetness. Almond flour adds nutty flavor and makes it perfect for those on a gluten-free diet. Martha made this recipe on "Martha Bakes" episode 812.

    Ingredients

    • 1/2 stick unsalted butter, melted, plus room-temperature butter for pan
    • 1 1/2 cups almond flour (spooned and leveled)
    • 1/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons potato starch (spooned and leveled)
    • 1 1/4 teaspoons gluten-free baking powder
    • 1/4 teaspoon fine salt
    • 3 large eggs, room temperature
    • 1/2 cup packed light-brown sugar
    • 1 tablespoon pure vanilla extract
    • 1 cup finely grated zucchini (from 1 medium zucchini), squeezed of excess liquid
    • 5 tablespoons unsalted butter, room temperature
    • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
    • 8 ounces cream cheese, room temperature
    • 1/3 cup confectioners' sugar

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 10
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 343 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 27 g 41.35%
    • Saturated Fat: 12 g 58.85%
    • Trans Fat: 1 g %
    • Cholesterol: 73 mg 24.36%
    • Sodium: 182 mg 7.58%
    • Calcium: 75 mg 7.52%
    • Potassium: 86 mg 2.46%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 1 mg 4.95%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 22 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 2 g 7.68%
    • Sugar: 17 g
    • Protein: 6 g
    • Alcohol: 1 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Vitamin A 12.2%
    • Vitamin C 3.7%
    • Vitamin D 0.37%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat5
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs1
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat1
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total1 oz-eq

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