10 gluten-free cake recipes you need to try

Cake, glorious cake! No need to miss out when gluten-free, we have all the cake you need!

Gluten-free can sometimes seem like it’s all about avoiding certain foods. But cake is definitely one thing you don’t need to avoid, as there are so many types of flour to choose from!

We’ve put together a list of our ten favourite gluten-free cake recipes from Gluten-Free Heaven, just in time for the new series of Bake Off to begin!

Coffee, maple & walnut cake

This timeless classic, a coffee and walnut cakes, gets a gluten and dairy-free makeover, so now you can really have your cake and eat it too!

Strawberry layer cake

This stunning yet easy to make gluten-free strawberry layer cake has the lightest of sponges sandwiched together with a cream and strawberry filling. It is just as good made with raspberries or other soft fruit.

Gluten-free strawberry layer cake

Raspberry & orange polenta cake

This flourless gluten-free polenta cake, with a satisfyingly crumbly, moist and dense texture, is perfect for enjoying over a cup of tea with friends or packed in a cake tin to take on a picnic.

Gluten-free polenta cake

Grain-free pumpkin cake with cashew buttercream

This superfood cake is packed with great nutritional and wholesome ingredients and is perfect for guilt-free indulgence!

Grain-free pumpkin cake with cashew buttercream

Carrot cake

This recipe makes the most deliciously moist carrot cake – no one will believe it is gluten-free!

Gluten-free carrot cake

Victoria sponge cake

Afternoon tea isn’t complete without a traditional Victoria sponge. Why not decorate with buttercream and seasonal berries to give it that extra wow factor.

Gluten-free Victoria sponge cake

Chocolate cake

Impress your guests with this spectacular chocolate cake from Schär. A delicious cake people won’t even know is gluten-free!

Gluten-free chocolate O’s cake

Dairy-free lemon drizzle cake

Lemon drizzle cake is a classic bake that’s hard to beat! And you’ll be surprised what the secret ingredient is that makes this dairy-free lemon drizzle cake so moist!

Dairy-free lemon drizzle cake

Banana Cake with Vanilla Yoghurt Frosting

This seriously moist banana cake with vanilla yoghurt frosting is made with wholesome ingredients that the whole family will love.

banana cake

Raspberry and White Chocolate Cake

Feast your eyes on this dreamy white chocolate cake,  filled with whipped raspberry cream, and smothered in white chocolate buttercream. And the best part is, this beautiful cake is gluten-free!

Find more gluten-free dessert recipes here!