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Lemon & Earl Grey Tea Loaf

by Ruth Crump
on 16th April 2018
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This lemon and earl grey tea cake will make the ideal delicious gluten free, low FODMAP treat for any day. It’s such a simple recipe to follow and goes down so well with a cup of earl grey!

Lemon & Earl Grey Tea Loaf

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  • 180g gluten free self raising flour
  • 1 tbsp Earl Grey Supreme Loose Leaf Tea
  • 70g ground almonds
  • 1 tsp gluten free baking powder
  • 120g melted coconut oil
  • 170ml maple syrup
  • 3 large eggs
  • 120ml unsweetened almond milk
  • Zest of 1 Lemon
  • For The Drizzle
  • Juice of 1 lemon
  • 2 tbsp maple syrup
Prep Time


  1. Preheat the oven to 160​o​c and line a loaf tin with baking paper

  2. Add the gluten free flour and Earl Grey tea to the food processor and pulse 4-5 times until the tea leaves have broken down

  3. Mix the flour at tea leaves in a bowl with the ground almonds and baking powder

  4. Add the coconut oil, maple syrup, eggs and almond milk to the food processor of blender and pulse 3 times so the mixture is smooth

  5. Add the wet mixture and the lemon zest to the bowl of dry ingredients and stir until combined and you have a smooth cake batter

  6. Pour the batter into the lined loaf tin

  7. Bake for 45-60 minutes until a skewer or knife comes out clean

  8. While the cake is still hot, prepare the drizzle by warming the syrup and lemon juice in a pan over a low heat

  9. Prick the cake all over with a fork before pouring over the drizzle

  10. Leave the cake to cool in the tin before removing


Ruth Crump

After being diagnosed with coeliac disease and IBS, I had to completely overhaul my diet. I found that the majority of gluten-free food on offer was tasteless, stodgy and full of sugar. I was eventually forced to embark on the low FODMAP diet, which meant I had to make even more changes to my diet. After a short while I became disillusioned with the tasteless, stodgy and sugar-laden foods available to me, so I decided to create my own.
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