Earl Grey’s Blueberry And Almond Polenta Cake

This recipe is made using Tate & Lyle Sugars

Earl Grey’s Blueberry And Almond Polenta Cake.

Fancy trying a slice or two of this Earl Grey’s Blueberry and Almond Polenta Cake?

This rich almond polenta cake is SO good – and it’s gluten-free too!

Preparation: 30 minutes
Cooking: 45 minutes

Serves: 8

Earl Grey’s Blueberry And Almond Polenta Cake
Earl Grey’s Blueberry And Almond Polenta Cake

How To Make A Earl Grey’s Blueberry And Almond Polenta Cake:

Ingredients:

  • 150g butter, at room temperature
  • 150g Tate & Lyle Caster Sugar
  • 4 large eggs, beaten
  • ½ tsp almond essence
  • Finely grated zest and juice of 1 lemon
  • 200g ground almonds
  • 200g instant polenta
  • Pinch salt
  • 2 tsp baking powder
Earl Grey’s Blueberry And Almond Polenta Cake

To Decorate:

How To Make This Recipe:

1. Preheat the oven to 180°C, fan oven 160°C, Gas Mark 4. Grease a 20cm spring form round cake tin with a little butter, then line with baking paper.

2. Beat the butter and caster sugar together in a large mixing bowl until light and creamy, then gradually beat in the eggs. Stir in the almond essence, lemon zest and lemon juice. Add the ground almonds, polenta, salt and baking powder, mixing thoroughly.

3. Transfer to the prepared tin and level the surface. Bake on the middle shelf of the oven for 40-45 minutes, or until a fine skewer inserted into the centre of the cake comes out clean. Cool in the tin for 20 minutes, then transfer to a wire rack to cool completely. Remove the lining paper.

4. To decorate, dollop the crème fraiche onto the cake (without stirring it), and spoon the blueberry jam on top. Scatter with toasted flaked almonds and fine shreds of lemon zest

Cook’s tip: If you’re making the cake for someone with gluten intolerance, check the label on the baking powder to make sure that it’s gluten-free – most brands are.

Earl Grey’s Blueberry And Almond Polenta Cake

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What do you think?

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Earl Grey’s Blueberry And Almond Polenta Cake
Earl Grey’s Blueberry And Almond Polenta Cake

Yummy eh!?

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This recipe is made using Tate & Lyle Sugars


17 Comments

  1. Tamar SB
    25th May 2017 / 7:50 pm

    That looks divine!!

  2. Lynda H
    26th May 2017 / 4:36 pm

    That looks amaaaaazing! Id love if you'd come to share this with Awesome Life Friday 🙂

  3. Debbie-Dabble Blog and A Debbie-Dabble Christmas
    27th May 2017 / 2:45 pm

    Looks good and I love earl gray as I am drinking some now!! Thanks so much for stopping by!Hugs,Debbie

  4. Viktor
    28th May 2017 / 9:51 pm

    Awesome, love it so much!

  5. Susanne
    1st June 2017 / 11:05 am

    Oh my! This looks so delicious!! I am drooling as I sit here 🙂 Thank you for sharing with us at Create and Celebrate!! Pinning and sharing 🙂

  6. Jerri Birdwell
    1st June 2017 / 7:16 pm

    Your cake looks amazing! Thanks for linking up for Friday Favorites. I'm featuring you this week!

  7. Alison's Allspice
    1st June 2017 / 9:07 pm

    I love polenta cake! I usually make mine with blackberries, but I'm intrigued by your blueberry earl grey jam. Pinning for later, Thanks!

  8. Miz Helen
    9th June 2017 / 3:55 pm

    Congratulations!Your recipe is featured on Full Plate Thursday this week. Thanks so much for sharing it with us, we have really enjoyed it and hope you enjoy your new Red Plate!Miz Helen

  9. Beverly Roderick
    10th June 2017 / 5:26 pm

    This looks delicious! Thanks for sharing with us at Snickerdoodle. We'll be featuring this at today's party. Hope to see you there!

  10. Marisa Franca @ Allourway
    11th June 2017 / 11:47 am

    It looks absolutely marvelous!! I'll be making it very soon.

  11. Heard about Top Georgetown Towing service
    7th March 2018 / 11:42 am

    WOW. This looks absolutely amazing! 🙂 I am pretty sure my husband would die and go to heaven if I made this for him. Pinning!

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