Tropical Pound Cake (Gluten Free Recipe)

Tropical Pound Cake (Gluten Free Recipe)
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3 Reviews
This buttery pound cake, filled with dried fruit, is a family favorite during the holiday season.
15 min
Prep Time
1:10
Total Time
10 servings

Ingredients

Cake

1/2 cup
Land O Lakes® Butter, softened
1/2 cup
sugar
3 ounces
cream cheese, softened
2
large Land O Lakes® Eggs
1 teaspoon
almond extract
1 cup
Gluten-Free Flour Blend (see below)
3/4 teaspoon
gluten-free baking powder
1/4 cup
milk
1 cup
mixed dried tropical fruits (pineapple, papaya and mango)

Glaze

1/2 cup
powdered sugar
1/4 teaspoon
almond extract
1 to 2 teaspoons
water

Directions

  1. Heat oven to 350°F. Grease bottoms only of 2 mini- (5 3/4x3-inch) loaf pans. Set aside.
  2. Combine butter, sugar and cream cheese in bowl. Beat at medium speed until well mixed. Add eggs and 1 teaspoon almond extract; continue beating until well mixed. Stir in 1/2 cup flour blend and baking powder. Add milk; stir until well mixed. Combine remaining flour blend and dried fruit in small bowl; stir into batter.
  3. Pour into prepared pans. Bake 25-30 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool 10 minutes; remove from pans. Cool completely.
  4. Combine powdered sugar and 1/4 teaspoon almond extract in bowl. Stir in enough water for desired glazing consistency. Spoon glaze over mini loaves.

Recipe Tips

Gluten-Free Flour Blend: Combine 2 cups rice flour, 2/3 cup potato starch, 1/3 cup tapioca flour and 1 teaspoon xanthan gum. Use appropriate amount for recipe; store remainder in container with tight-fitting lid. Stir before using.

This recipe was developed using alternative flours and products labeled as “gluten-free.” The best source for additional information is the ingredient listing on product packaging. Learn about gluten-free baking.

Nutrition Facts (1 serving)

Calories
180
Cholesterol
50mg
Carbohydrates
25g
Protein
2g
Fat
9g
Sodium
100mg
Dietary Fiber
1g

Recipe Comments and Reviews

Rating

Excellent light flavor every one loves the taste Easy to make comes out perfect every time Make it often goes real fast DELICIOUS !!! Thank You

Rating

ABSOLUTELY FANTASTIC You won't believe how delicious this cake is until you try it, it's moist and soooo flavorful Best fruity cake we've ever had . Our hats off to you for creating this one , Great Job !!! Thank You

Rating

ABSOLUTELY FANTASTIC You won't believe how delicious this cake is until you try it, it's moist and soooo flavorful Best fruity cake we've ever had . Our hats off to you for crating this one , Great Job !!! Thank You

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