Orange Cardamom Gluten Free Yeast Raised Cake

Orange Cardamom Gluten Free Yeast Raised Cake
Orange Cardamom Gluten Free Yeast Raised Cake
  • prep: 1 hr 15 min
  • cook: 45 min
  • total: 2 hr
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  • Summary

    A dense, moist gluten free cake made with yeast and flavored with orange and cardamom.

    Ingredients

    • 4½ cups all-purpose gluten-free blend (see note below)
    • 2 teaspoons xanthan gum
    • 1 teaspoon ground cardamom
    • ½ cup warm water (about 105-110 degrees F)
    • 2 (1/4 ounce) packages Red Star Active Dry Yeast (or 4½ teaspoons)
    • 1¼ cups regular or non-dairy milk (I used light coconut)
    • 8 Tablespoons regular or non-dairy butter or 100% pure vegetable shortening
    • ¼ cup sugar plus ¼ teaspoon, divided
    • 2 teaspoons sea salt
    • 3 large eggs
    • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
    • finely grated zest of 1 large orange (reserve juice for glaze)
    • melted regular or non-dairy butter, for greasing pan and brushing on top of dough
    • Glaze:
    • juice of 1 large orange
    • ½ to ¾ cup powdered sugar

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 16
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 160 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 8 g 12.98%
    • Saturated Fat: 3 g 15.85%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 33 mg 10.94%
    • Sodium: 281 mg 11.72%
    • Calcium: 2 mg 0.23%
    • Potassium: 29 mg 0.83%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 1 mg 2.85%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 14 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 1 g 3.34%
    • Sugar: 9 g
    • Protein: 6 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 1.88%
    • Vitamin C 0.34%
    • Vitamin D 3.75%
    • * 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 - Fat2
    • 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 Total0 oz-eq

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