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Gluten-free cake recipes
JOHN WHAITE'S GLUTEN FREE CHOCOLATE TORTE RECIPE (above)
Great British Bake Off winner John shows you how to swap regular flour for ground almonds in this tempting recipe.
RAW STRAWBERRY TARTS
With an almond and cashew base these tarts are wheat, gluten and dairy-free. Oh, and they still taste nice.
ICE CREAM SANDWICHES WITH COOKIE DOUGH
These quick and easy ice-cream cakes are made with coconut milk, carrots and cashew nuts for a healthier snack.
GLUTEN-FREE CHOCOLATE TRUFFLES
Perfect for an after dinner treat with coffee.
Vegetable cake recipes
JESSIE J'S BEETROOT RED VELVET CAKE
Give this a try if you're a carrot cake obsessive who's ready to scoff something new. Go easy on the frosting if you want to save calories.
These bite-sized treats are packed with earthy beetroot (but don't worry, it doesn't taste like salad).
COCONUT CARROT CAKE
With walnuts, dessicated coconut, carrots and coconut oil, this cake won't make you feel horribly guilty.
SKINNY CARROT MERINGUE CAKE
Banish butter with this cake recipe that's topped off with fat free frosting. Not bad, eh?
Vegan cake recipes
VEGAN VANILLA CAKE
This light and moist sponge has a deep vanilla flavour shining through. Winner.
LOW FAT CAKE RECIPES
APPLE, CINNAMON AND YOGURT CAKE
Swap a traditional apple pie for this calorie conscious sponge cake instead.
DUKAN DIET FROSTED CUPCAKES
Bake these tasty Dukan Diet cupcakes for a tummy trimming alternative to naughty cakes.
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