Lemon thyme, blossom honey & polenta cake

Lemon thyme, blossom honey & polenta cake

  • Vegetarian

  • Serves10
  • CourseDessert
  • Prepare20 mins
  • Cook50 mins
  • Total time1 hr 10 mins
  • Pluscooling

Ingredients

  • 150g unsalted butter, softened, plus extra for greasing
  • 150g orange blossom honey
  • 3 eggs, separated
  • 1 lemon, zest
  • 200g ground almonds
  • 100g polenta
  • tsp baking powder
  • ½ tsp fine salt
  • 3 tbsp lemon thyme leaves, plus extra sprigs to decorate

Vanilla cream

  • 100g double cream
  • 100g natural yogurt
  • ½ tsp vanilla bean paste

Honey lemon syrup

  • 75g orange blossom honey
  • ½ lemon, juice
  • 2 lemon thyme sprigs