Sunday Swing Star Cake – gluten free

Sundays, swing, and stars. A veritable cacophony of alliteration in the Halo Baking Emporium and Chocolaterie in Birmingham UK, to which we can add sunshine, as there was plenty of that too today. A quick gluten free chocolate cake with vanilla buttercream frosting and mini chocolate stars was created this morning to take to the Sunday Swing, and a swinging Sunday it certainly was. A few hours of Charleston, a jump or two of Lindy Hop, and tea and cakes aplenty to replenish all us dancers for the next few hours.

Sunday Swing Star Cake - gluten free and well earned after a few turns round the dance floor!

The interior of this cake is made to the same popular recipe as the Gluten Free Love Cake, but covered with a vanilla buttercream frosting rather than any sugarcraft or fondant. It certainly hit the spot after a few turns round the dance floor, which is more than can be said for my errant left foot which had a beat and a bounce all of its own going on this afternoon. To the unendingly patient woman on my left, and in particular to your shins, I cannot apologise enough and do hope that a few slices of this cake eased the bruising!

 

Top view of the gluten free Sunday Swing Star Cake

Halo from the Halo Baking Emporium and Chocolaterie in Birmingham UK.

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