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Amazing Gluten Free Vanilla Cake

Amazing Gluten Free Vanilla Cake

We have played around with several recipes before landing on this one. It is moist and fluffy. The key is the combination of oil and sour cream as well as using 2 different gluten free flour blends.


1 1/4 cups Namaste Gluten Free Flour
1 cup Bob’s Red Mill 1-1 Gluten Free Flour
3 tsp baking powder
1 tsp salt
1 3/4 cups sugar
3 eggs
1/2 cup Grapeseed or Avocado Oil
1 T Vanilla Extract
1 tsp lemon juice
1/2 cup sour cream
1 cup Whole Milk


Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease 9X13 pan.

Combined the flours, baking powder and salt. Combined remaining in separate bowl.

Using a hand mixer whisk in 1/3 of wet ingredients to dry ingredients. Repeat twice and mix well.

Pour into the pan and bake for 35 to 40 minutes or until a toothpick comes out clean.

Store at room temperature with an airtight lid.

Serve with Butter Cream Frosting or Berries and Whipping Cream.

Cream Cheese Crumb Cake

Cream Cheese Crumb Cake

I love Cream Cheese Danish, Coffee Cakes and THIS! It can be made gluten free as well.


8 oz Cream Cheese
4 oz Unsalted Butter
14 oz Bisquick (Gluten Free Bisquick)
4 oz Milk
16 oz Strawberry Cream Cream
2 oz Bisquick (Gluten Free Bisquick)


Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
Grease a 9×9 cake pan. Combined Cream Cheese, Butter, 14 oz Bisquick and milk. Pour half of the crust mixture into the pan. Evenly spread Strawberry cream cheese over the crust. Add 2 oz of Bisquick into the remaining crust to create a crumble. Sprinkle Crumble mixture evenly over the cream cheese mixture.
Bake for 20-30 minutes until lightly golden brown. 
Cut into 9 pieces. You may want to serve with a glaze.

Crumb Cake Steps
Crumb Cake Serving

Cream Cheese Glaze

4 oz Cream Cheese
2 T Unsalted Butter
1/2 cup Whipping Cream
1 T Pure Vanilla or 1 tsp Almond Extract
1 cup Powdered Sugars
*optional food coloring
Whip together with mixer.

Simple Glaze

1 T Unsalted Butter
1 T Milk
1/2 tsp Vanilla
1 cup Powdered Sugar
*optional food coloring
Whip together with mixer

Carrot Cake

We LOVE Carrot Cake. I can’t even remember when I started making it. We love it thin in a sheet pan, layered with frosting in the middle, but our all time favorite is in Ice Cream Cones.


2 cups All Purpose Flour
2 tsp Baking Powder
1 1/2 tsp Baking Soda
1 tsp Ground Cinnamon
2 tsp Pumpkin Pie Spice
1 tsp Salt
1 1/2 cups Grape Seed Oil
2 cups Sugar
4 Eggs
10 oz Crushed Pineapple
2 1/2 cups Carrots
1/2 cup Coconut Flakes
1/2 cup Chopped Pecans or Walnuts (optional)
1/2 cup Raisins


Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

Combine all dry ingredients in a large bowl and set aside. In a separate bowl cream together oil, sugar and eggs. Add into dry ingredients and mix well. Add in carrots, pineapple, coconut, nuts, and raisins. Pour into Greased and floured pan. Bake for 40 – 60 minutes depending on the size pan.

3 – 9 inch round cake pans
2 – 1/4 sheet pans
1 -19 x 12 inch pan
60 Ice Cream Cones

Allow to completely cool. Frost with Cream Cheese Frosting.