Flourless Almond Olive Oil Cake

Overhead view of Flourless Almond Cake topped with Blueberries and sprinkled with icing sugar

5 from 6 reviews

Moist, nutty, fluffy and light, this naturally gluten-free cake is a lovely foundation that can be topped with all your spring time favourites including mascarpone, meringue, or fruits like strawberries, plus you won’t even miss the flour.




No. 1 | Preheat oven to 325°.

No. 2 | Mix all the dry ingredients together in a small bowl.

No. 3 | In a larger bowl, whisk together the olive oil, honey, lemon juice, and vanilla. Add eggs and beat until incorporated.

No. 4 | Mix in the dry ingredients with the wet. Add lemon zest and give a quick stir to incorporate.

No. 5 | Pour the batter into a greased spring-form pan. Bake for 50 minutes. Test doneness with a toothpick or knife.

No. 6 | Allow to cool and top with fresh blueberries, almond slices and a light sprinkle of icing sugar.


We used a 7″ spring-form pan for this recipe. If using a different size, adjust cooking time accordingly.

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