Citrus, Almond and Matcha Tea Cake

Le ricette di Micol
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Citrus, Almond and Matcha Tea Cake
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Description

Matcha is a most prized tea for its health benefits and belongs to the oldest varieties of Japanese teas. This queen of green tea is part of the so-called 'shadow teas', teas that Japanese farmers grow in the dark (thanks to the 'kabuse' method). This heavenly Citrus, Almond, and Matcha Tea Cake combines this flavorful Japanese tea with a blend of citrus juices for a lovely flavor that pairs beautifully with the rich texture of this almond flour cake.

Ingredients

200 grams soy milk
3 teaspoons teas (ground Matcha, or green tea)
1 orange juice (and pulp)
1 tangerine juice (and pulp)
1 clementine juice (and pulp)
2 eggs
180 grams raw sugar
100 grams almond flour
100 grams barley flour (or all purpose flour)
80 grams potato starch (or cornstarch or rice flour)
60 milliliters vegetable oil
2 teaspoons baking powder
grated lemon peel
citron (Grated, peel)

Directions

1Preheat the oven to 180C.
2Wash the citrus fruits, remove the skin and the pith completely, eliminate any seeds and blend them in a blender.
3Beat the eggs with the raw sugar.
4Add the almond flour, the citrus pulp, the grated peel of 1 lemon and 1 citron, the flour, potato starch, tea, oil, and milk.
5Last, add the sifted baking powder.
6Stir well to combine.
7Butter and flour a cake pan or line it with wax paper and pour the batter inside.
8Bake for approximately 30 to 40 minutes.
9Remove the cake from the oven and cool completely.
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NutritionView more

690Calories
Sodium14%DV340mg
Fat46%DV30g
Protein29%DV15g
Carbs32%DV96g
Fiber24%DV6g

PER SERVING *

Calories690Calories from Fat270
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Fat30g46%
Saturated Fat2.5g13%
Trans Fat0g
Cholesterol105mg35%
Sodium340mg14%
Potassium500mg14%
Protein15g29%
Calories from Fat270
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Carbohydrate96g32%
Dietary Fiber6g24%
Sugars53g106%
Vitamin A
Vitamin C
Calcium
Iron

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.