A breakfast menu consisting of luscious bite-sized spongy crispy cakes heightened with Almond flavor just makes it perfect. Today’s recipe is super easy to cook yet delicious and makes perfect for snack time or for a “little me time” break. These little Madeleine Cake Recipes with Almonds are addictive and irresistible that you will be popping them one after the other.

Once you try this recipe at home, you will forget to go to the bakeries to buy these buttery cakes. Instead, you will fall prey to this temptation and will opt for baking it at home. These spongy juicy cakes are commonly served with coffee or tea and are usually eaten in breakfasts.

Madeleine Recipe Almond

Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 12 minutes
Total Time 32 minutes
Course Breakfast
Cuisine French
Servings 6 people
Calories 1248 kcal


  • cup All-purpose Flour.
  • ½ cup Coconut Flakes. Sweetened and shredded
  • 2 tbsp Unsalted Butter. Baking Spray
  • 1 tsp Baking Powder.
  • 2 Egg. Large
  • ½ cup Sugar.
  • ½ tsp Lemon. Grated
  • 1 tsp Vanilla flavor.
  • 1 tsp Almond extract.
  • Pinch of Salt. Optional


Recipe Preparation;

  • First of all, bake the coconut flakes in the oven at 35oC for 10 minutes until it turns light brown, and let it cool.
  • Grease the Madeleine pans with a baking spray or just use flour and butter thoroughly.
  • Take a saucepan and melt 6 tablespoons of butter in it, and let it cool.
  • Now pour flour, baking powder, salt, and add the baked coconut flakes to it so that the ingredients become dry. Set it aside.
  • Take a bowl, add eggs, vanilla, sugar, almond, and lemon zest in it, and whisk together with the help of a hand mixer or a stand mixer for about 3 to 5 minutes until it turns pale and slightly thick.
  • Fold the dry ingredients in the egg mixture using a rubber spatula and make sure that the mixture is not deflated.
  • Add the cool molten butter gradually into the mixture and beat it until blended completely.
  • Preheat the oven to 375o and put or drop a round-shaped tablespoonful of batter into each Madeleine pans about 3/4 full.
  • Bake it for about 12 minutes, bring them out upon baking, let them cool, and dust it with coconut flakes.
    Your Madeleine is ready to be served.
Keyword Almond Recipe, Breakfast, French cuisine, Madeleine Recipe, Madeleine Recipe Almond

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Nutritional Benefits of Almonds

Almonds are rich in Vitamin E, Magnesium, Fiber, and Protein. It is an eminent tree nut possessing an impressive overall nutrient profile. Almonds control and regulate cholesterol and blood sugar levels. Despite being high in fat content, Almonds are weight loss-friendly as they contain low carbs. The presence of polyphenol in the skin of Almonds plays a vital role in detoxifying the human body. It prevents the oxidation of cholesterol in the body and prevents heart diseases and oxidative stress.

Nutritional Value per Serving

  • Carbohydrates 7 g
  • Sugar 4 g
  • Fat 4 g
  • Saturated Fat 2 g
  • Cholesterol 23 mg
  • Sodium 11 mg
  • Potassium 32 mg
  • Vitamin A 1351 IU
  • Vitamin C 0.1 mg
  • Calcium 11 mg
  • Iron 0.3 mg

How to Store the Recipe?

This recipe can easily be stored for a week in an airtight jar. When you want to have it, just refresh the leftover by heating it in the oven again for a minute. It will taste almost the same.

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