10 Delicious Gluten-Free Flourless Chocolate Cake Recipes

Craving chocolate? These recipes will make you smile

One of the richest, most decadent desserts in the world is not off limits on the gluten-free diet: the flourless chocolate cake.

You should be extremely careful buying one in a bakery or store, because sometimes bakers put in a teaspoon or a tablespoon of flour but still call the cake flourless. Even if the cake recipe itself doesn't include flour, it likely has some gluten cross-contamination (unless the bakery in question is gluten-free).

But you don't need to buy a flourless chocolate cake — these cakes are so simple to make! Just browse through these recipes, find one you like, and whip one up in your kitchen. Your friends will be in awe.

1
Easy Flourless Chocolate Cake with Silky Chocolate Glaze

The creator of this gluten-free chocolate cake says: "This easy recipe for flourless chocolate cake with silky chocolate glaze is a decadent finale to any special celebration....This version is smaller than most flourless chocolate cake recipes but don't let the diminutive size fool you, one small wedge delivers a big dose of buttery rich chocolate flavor!"

2
Festive Flourless Chocolate Cake

Here's a recipe for a flourless chocolate cake topped with a chocolate ganache and three flavors of chocolate shavings sitting in a pool of raspberry puree.

3
Sugar Free Chocolate Pecan Torte

This recipe is not only gluten-free, it's also low-carb ... and super simple: "One of the best things about this flourless chocolate cake is how easy it is: You mix it all in the food processor in about 5 minutes."

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4
Flourless Chocolate Cake with Crème Anglaise

The creator of this beautifully rich dessert likes to serve it with crème anglaise. He says, "Vanilla and chocolate naturally compliment each other and you get a nice contrast in temperatures and textures."

5
Chocolate Fondant Cake Recipe

This French recipe is made with bittersweet chocolate and a touch of vanilla. it makes a silky loaf cake, or gâteau, that melts in your mouth.

6
Flourless Chocolate Cake from Chocolate Chips

This recipe is from a reader in Indiana who loves to serve the cake during the Jewish holiday of Passover, when flour is forbidden.

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Dairy-Free Flourless Chocolate Cake Topped with Vegan Dark Chocolate Ganache

Need to be gluten-free and dairy-free? This recipe is perfect: "This gluten-free dairy-free cake is one of the easiest to prepare and it's so good--everyone will ask for the recipe!"

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Dairy-Free Flourless Mexican Chocolate Cake

This recipe — also dairy-free as well as gluten-free — includes a touch of cinnamon and cayenne pepper along with the cocoa!

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