Suitable even for breakfast, this almond tea cake incorporates a kind of green tea that is not only loaded with antioxidants, it's also known for its energy-boosting properties. The matcha tea cake recipe from the All Day I Dream About Food blog is low carb and gluten-free, making it a perfect choice for people with dietary restrictions. The dessert is also an excellent example of how to good with green tea -- something that's been happening more and more in the culinary world.
This treat is described as a variation of the Almond Crusted Butter Cake already featured on the food blog. The matcha coffee cake is also a perfect mid-day pick-me-up snack. The almond tea cake calls for matcha green tea powder, as well as almond flour, whey protein powder, stevia extract, almond extract and almond milk.
This Tasty Almond Tea Cake Recipe Incorporates Matcha Green Tea
Alyson Wyers — March 24, 2015 — Lifestyle
References: alldayidreamaboutfood & refinery29