Ingredients (makes a 17cm chiffon cake)

4 large egg yolk
50ml coconut oil
60ml milk
80g almond meal, sifted twice
20g almond flakes

4 large egg white
60g sugar

20g cocoa powder, sifted
33g milk

IMG_8675食材(可做一个 17厘米戚风蛋糕)

蛋黄 4大颗
椰子油 50毫升
牛奶 60毫升
杏仁果粉 80克,过筛两次
杏仁薄片 20克

蛋白 4大颗
白砂糖 60克

可可粉 20克,过筛
牛奶 33克


IMG_8677– toast almond flakes in preheated oven of 180 degrees C for 3-4 mins or till golden brown. allow to cool, then break into small pieces
杏仁薄片放入预热至 180摄氏度烤箱略烤 3-4分钟或至金黄色。取出、待凉后用手指剥碎

– mix cocoa powder and milk together and set aside

– beat egg yolk lightly, then add in oil. blend then add in milk. mix well

– add in sifted almond meal and mix till batter is no longer lumpy, then incorporate almond flakes. set batter aside

– add sugar to egg white in 3 additions, and beat till stiff and shiny peak
白砂糖分 3次加入蛋白,打至有光泽、硬性状态

– fold egg white meringue into egg yolk batter in 3 additions

– divide batter into 2 equal portions, and mix cocoa paste into one portion of batter

– pour cocoa batter into chiffon pan, followed by original batter

– tap pan on table to remove air bubbles, then bake in preheated oven of 180 degrees C for 30 mins or till done
烤盘在案板上轻拍数下以取出起泡。送入预热至 180摄氏度烤箱烤 30分钟或烤熟即可

– invert pan to allow cake to cool completely before unmoulding


i am submitting this post to Best Recipes for Everyone April 2015 Event Theme: Fun with Almonds by Fion of XuanHom’s Mom and co-hosted by Doreen of My Little Favourite DIY


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(11) Comments

  • 婉婉下午茶 (April 22, 2015)


  • Daisy Tang (April 22, 2015)


  • Karen (Luvswesavory) (April 22, 2015)

    Yummy, I like this full of almond fragrance almond chiffon cake of yours ^-^!

  • Veronica Ng (April 22, 2015)

    Almond meal to replace flour, that would make the cake more flavoursome. Clever!

  • Doreen (April 23, 2015)

    Hi Vic, Vic dear,
    A gluten free chiffon cake. Love the replace of almond meal for flour.
    This chiffon must be bursting with nutty flavor..yum!

  • Mel (April 23, 2015)

    I bet this is one of a great flavour! I just love anything with almond in my cakes

  • Irene Myme (April 23, 2015)


  • 0620 (April 23, 2015)


  • Zoe (@bake4happykids) (April 23, 2015)

    Hi Victoria,

    Sorry that I can\’t help laughing after reading Doreen\’s crumbled chicken post… Her kids are so cute getting excited over Aunty VIC…. ha ha ha :p

    Now, I\’m like her kids, feeling \”excited\” looking at your spongy soft almond chiffon cake. Yum!


  • Fion@轩宏妈 (April 23, 2015)


  • Joyce, kitchen flavours (April 23, 2015)

    Lovely chiffon cake, Victoria!

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