Star Anise Spicy Almond-Cake



  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 2 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1 tsp coriander seeds, ground
  • 1 tsp star anise, ground
  • 1/2 cup olive or coconut oil
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 tbsp white vinegar
  • 1 1/2 cup almond milk
  • 1/4 cup ground almonds
  • 1 star anise


  1. Preheat oven to 350°F (180 C). Grease and flour a round small baking pan.
  2. Into a bowl sift together flour, baking powder and baking soda. Add sugar.
  3. In a large bowl mix together vinegar and almond milk.
  4. Add oil and beat together.
  5. Add flour mixture and  ground star anise & coriander seeds. Beat on low speed until combined.
  6. Add ground almonds and stir with a spoon.
  7. Pour mixture into the pan and fill up to 2/3. Place gently the star anise in the middle of the pan.
  8. Bake for about 45-50 minutes.
  9. Cool cake in pan on a rack for about 10 minutes.
  10. Invert cake onto rack and remove pan. Invert another rack onto the cake and turn cake right side up.
  11. Cool cake completely and serve.


Enjoy!!!! :)xDSC_0551-001

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