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Lemon & Poppy Seed Mini Bundts

Lemon & Poppy Seed Mini Bundts

Moist, refreshing little morsels of deliciousness which tick the gluten-free box, and no refined sugars with a BIG WOW factor, and they’re just so cute!
Prep Time 20 mins
Cook Time 25 mins
Total Time 45 mins
Servings 20 Cakes


  • 4 large eggs beaten
  • 350 g honey or agave nectar
  • 130 ml rapeseed oil
  • 250 g Greek yogurt fat free (I use Fage total)
  • 2 whole lemons juice & rind
  • 1 tsp vanilla bean powder or 1 whole vanilla pod deseeded
  • 240 g brown rice flour sifted, I use doves farm
  • 25 g poppy seeds
  • 2 tsp baking powder
  • ½ tsp salt


  • Pre-heat the oven to 325°F, gas mark 5, 170°C (150°C fan-assisted). I have used a 12 mini silicone bundt mould (silikomart is the brand I’ve used).
  • In a large mixing bowl, beat the eggs until smooth, add honey or agave nectar, rapeseed oil, Greek yogurt and the juice and rind of two lemons, mix until the mixture is smooth.
  • In a separate mixing bowl, add the sifted brown rice flour, baking powder, vanilla, poppy seeds, salt and stir until thoroughly combined.
  • Gradually stir the dry mixture into the wet ingredients by hand and incorporate until the mixture is thoroughly mixed. Pour the mixture into jug, then divide the mixture evenly into the bundt cake moulds, almost to the top. (I use 2 x 6 trays I bake the second batch when, I release the first batch from the moulds, after they’ve cooled).
  • Bake the mini bundts for 25-30 minutes until tester inserted near center comes out clean. Cool in the bundt moulds for 10 minutes, then remove to wire rack to cool completely.


LISA’S TIP – These lemon poppy seeds bundt cakes are moist, perfectly sweet and lemony which isn’t too overpowering, although if you’re a total lemon fanatic, then you can definitely add a bit more lemon zest to the cake batter! You can drizzle the mini cakes with a glaze, if you would like to make a showcase of them, however I love keeping tem simple and wrapping them up in gift bags and presenting my loved ones with a gift of homemade love. They will last for 1 week stored in an airtight container.
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