Cherry almond cake from Delices and Gourmandises

For pastries lovers, the Cherry almond cake available on the online store  Delices and Gourmandises are what you need. But in case of unexpected guests, while waiting for your next order to be delivered, why not try making some on your own? Here’s the secret of homemade gorgeous cherry almond cake. Quick and easy to make, it will treat both adults and kids!

Delicious cherry almond cake recipe by Delices and Gourmandises

Recreate the authentic taste of cherry almond cake prepared the traditional way by Delices and Gourmandises’ team, you will like them, and there’s no risk of harming your health.

You will need:

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– 250g butter, softened, plus extra for greasing

– 175g golden caster sugar

– 5 eggs, beaten

– 250g self-raising flour, plus an extra 2 tbsp

– 1 tsp baking powder

– ½ tsp almond essence, optional

– 200g glacé cherries, halved


– Preheat oven to 180 C / Gas 4.

– Heat oven to 160C/140C fan/gas 3.

– Beat together the butter and sugar with electric beaters until light and fluffy.

– Add the eggs, one by one.

– Fold in the almond extract, flour, ground almonds and baking powder, followed by the cherries and milk. Beat well till thick, creamy and evenly mixed.

– Toss cherries in extra 2 tbsp flour and fold into the batter.

– Butter and line the base and sides of a 20cm deep cake tin. Spoon into the prepared tin.

– Bake for 1 hr-1 hr 15 mins until well risen and golden. A skewer will come out clean when ready

– Cool the cake in its tin for 10 mins then turn onto a cooling rack to cool completely before serving.

If you want, you can decorate with 100g icing sugar mixed with 1 tbsp water. The, scatter almonds over the top of the cake and place some glace cherries around the edge.

For breakfast, dessert or snack time, your cherry almond cake is perfect to accompany a good cup of tea or coffee.

And don’t forget to submit your order for cherry almond cake on Les Delices and Gourmandises’ website to avoid being short of your favorite pastry!



  1. Personnaly, I don’t know how much you will have to pay to order this kind of recipe. But the prices depend on the delicacies you command. I think their prices are affordable.

  2. What is sure is there are cherry almond cake available on the online store of Delices and Gourmandises and you’ll get it at the best prices. I thought it was last month that my grand-mother ordered a cherry almond cake and some caramelized biscuits at Delices and Gourmandises.

  3. I wonder why you want to order cherry almond cake. I cooked it for some of my friends last Saturday and it took only one hour and a half. I can fully guarantee you that it is best to cook it yourself !

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  5. This cherry almond cake seems to be easy to cook and it looks good, I’ll gather the ingredients then cook it for my boyfriend’s birthday tomorrow as a dessert :)
    I hope it would be fine, it’s my first time trying this recipe!

  6. Connor12 : There are people who are not gifted by cooking, that is why they prefer to order once and try the product before doing anything that will bring to a bad result. That is the way I see things personnally.

  7. One of Delices and Gourmandises’ cakes that I like the most! Personally, I’d rather to order it than preparing it myself! I always think that if we do it at home it will not be the same as those from Delices and Gourmandises but it’s just my opinion!

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  9. People are different indeed ! I personally love to prepare my own food. The only reason I go to online food website like Delices and Gourmandises is to get recipes to help me in my preparation. Usually, I already know how to do it but sometime I kind of go to these type of websites to find new ideas and approaches.

  10. Cherry and almond is a very interesting combination. I will try to find time on my busy schedule to prepare this Delices and Gourmandises cake recipe next week.

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