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Allergen-free Coffee Cake
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Contributed by: RibbitAdded: Apr 07, 2008 at 07:22 PM


A great coffee cake, free of the common allergens. Use for breakfast, dessert, snack, or as a flat bread or even pizza crust.For the cake: (if making flat bread or pizza crust, omit agave and topping. Add Italian seasonings if desired.)

Best Used By Blood Types:
  • Type A (4 beneficials)
  • Type A Non Secretor (3 beneficials)
  • Type AB (5 beneficials)
  • Type AB Non Secretor (6 beneficials)
  • Type B (3 beneficials)
  • Type B Non Secretor (4 beneficials)
  • Type O (2 beneficials)
  • Type O Non Secretor (1 beneficials)
  • Dessert
  • 1 cup millet flour
  • 1 cup brown rice flour
  • 1/3 cup sweet rice flour
  • 1 pkg. yeast (optional--for flavor only)
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon sea salt
  • 3/4 cup water
  • 2 Tablespoons agave
  • 3 Tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 Tablespoon fresh lemon juice
  • 1/4 cup boiling water + 1 Tablespoon golden flax meal

  • For the topping:
  • 1/4 cup ground almonds
  • 1/4 cup brown rice flour
  • 1/4 teaspoon sea salt
  • 2 teaspoons ghee or oil
  • 2 Tablespoons agave
  • few drops water if necessary
How to make it:
  1. Mix dry ingredients.
  2. Mix liquid ingredients.
  3. Fix flax meal and water.
  4. Combine 2 and 3.
  5. Gently stir dry and liquid together.
  6. Pour into oiled pan.
  7. Sprinkle topping on.
  8. Bake at 350 degrees for about 20 minutes (depends on thickness of bread).
    If making pizza, bake bread before adding toppings. Use 8X8' pan for coffee cake or a cookie sheet for flat bread or pizza crust.

BTD Core Ingredients Analysis:

NameNotesA SecA NonABSecABNonB SecB NonO SecO Non
Agave Syrup  N N N N N N N N
Rice (White/Brown/Basmati)/ Br...1 ,2 N N B B N N N N
Flax Seed (Linseed)2 B B N N N N B N
Ghee (Clarified Butter)3 N N N B N B N N
Rice Cake/Flour1 ,2 ,3 B N B B B B N N
Olive Oil3 B B B B B B B B
Baking Soda  N N N N N N N N
Yeast (Bakers)  N N N N N N N N
Almond/Almond Butter3 N N N N N N N N
Millet1 N N B B B B N N
Lemon/Lemon Juice3 B B B B N N N N
Sea Salt3 N N N N N N N N
[1] This recipe uses ingredients with a high glycemic index.
[2] This recipe uses ingredients which may be genetically modified .
[3] This recipe uses ingredients which may help limit bacterial overgrowth.

  • This recipe is low in common allergens.
  • This recipe is gluten free.
  • This recipe uses ecologically friendly ingredients.

    If an ingredient is an avoid for your blood type, then try using a BTD compliant variant/substitute or leaving the item out of the recipe.

    Please Note:
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    Revision History:
    • Revised Jan 07, 2009 at 04:49 PM By: Lola