Orange & coriander drizzle cake

Polenta cake recipes

13 Recipes

Distinctive Italian-inspired cakes.

Orange & coriander drizzle cake


(5 ratings)

This fruity bake has a whole orange whizzed up and added to the batter for a zesty teatime treat
  • 1 hour and 50 mins
  • Easy

Moroccan orange & cardamom cake


(4 ratings)

Replace sugar with xylitol and swap butter and oil for a puréed whole orange in this light and zesty cake, with ground almonds and polenta
  • 2 hours and 20 mins
  • More effort

Cherry blossom cake


(3 ratings)

A gluten-free light bake that uses polenta in place of flour and orange blossom to flavour a drizzle syrup
  • 1 hour and 25 mins
  • Easy

Orange polenta cake


(68 ratings)

Give your dessert an Italian flavour with this moist and fruity polenta cake
  • 1 hour and 5 mins
  • Easy

Lighter lemon drizzle cake


(29 ratings)

Angela Nilsen gives one of our site's most popular cakes the ultimate healthy makeover by reducing fat
  • 1 hour and 5 mins
  • Easy

Date, banana & rum loaf


(55 ratings)

A tasty cake with no added fat or sugar - try it to believe it. Plus it's easily made gluten-free
  • 1 hour and 15 mins
  • More effort

Coconut cream cake


(18 ratings)

A tempting egg-free cake with a taste of the exotic to it
  • 1 hour and 20 mins
  • Easy

Fruit-filled clementine cake


(7 ratings)

A beautiful, moist gluten-free cake packed with zingy citrus flavours, wonderful for Christmas
  • 2 hours and 40 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

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