Baking, Desserts

Berry Bakewell Slice

Cooking method:

Food Processor
  • Prep time: 10 mins
  • Total time: 40 mins
  • Skill easy
  • Serves 8 people

Berry Bakewell Slice

Allergies

Tip: Allergy Advice

This dish contains the following allergens: Eggs, Milk

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Ingredients

For the base

  • 200g almonds
  • 3 tbsp maple syrup
  • 2 tbsp melted coconut oil

For the topping

  • 5 tbsp lower/no added sugar jam of choice (I used blackcurrant)
  • 150g gluten-free flour
  • 75g sweetener
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1 egg, beaten
  • 150ml milk of choice
  • A dash almond extract
  • Flaked almonds and a handful of frozen berries, to decorate

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Method

  • Step 1

    First make the base: Place the almonds into your Ninja Kitchen food processor and whizz up to breakdown well. Add in the syrup and coconut oil and blend again until combined.

  • Step 2

    Press into a lined 20cm loose bottom round tin (I used a silicone one) then spread the jam over the top in an even layer to cover. Set aside.

  • Step 3

    Preheat the oven to 170C. Next mix together the flour, sweetener, baking powder, egg, milk and almond extract until you have a nice batter then spoon this over the jam and spread out evenly.

  • Step 4

    Sprinkle over some frozen berries and flaked almonds and press in slightly. Bake for 30 minutes until risen and golden, then allow to cool. 

  • Step 5

    Remove from the tin, slice up and enjoy!