Chocolate Cranberry Cakes #christmas #cake

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I am very such getting into the Christmastide mode in here with these Umber Cranberry Season Mini Cakes. I sought to create acerate cakes that aren’t complicated to kind and that would await high on a festive table. I’ve picked rattling Christmassy flag and flavours and filled these little parazoan cakes with cranberry chia jam, lidded them with sexy Amore di Mona coffee and refreshed cranberries.


  • pinch of sea salt
  • 110g brown rice flour (3/4 cup)
  • 60g quinoa flour (1/2 cup)
  • 30g arrowroot (1/4 cup)
  • 30g cacao powder (1/4 cup)
  • 1tsp bicarbonate of soda
  • ½tsp baking powder
  • 80ml maple syrup (1/3 cup)
  • 80ml olive oil (1/3 cup)
  • 60ml aquafaba (1/4 cup)
  • 2tsp apple cider vinegar
  • 1tsp vanilla
  • 120ml rice milk (1/2 cup)

Cranberry chia jam:

  • 1tbsp maple syrup
  • 100g cranberries (1 cup)
  • 60ml orange juice (1/4 cup)
  • little orange zest
  • small cinnamon stick (optional)
  • 1tbsp chia seeds


  • 60ml rice milk
  • 1tbsp maple syrup
  • fresh or dried cranberries
  • 100g Amore di Mona bulk chocolate (2 cubes) or dark vegan chocolate (3.5oz)


  1. Preheat the oven to 175°C (350F)
  2. Distinction 9″ x 9″ hot tin with baking stuff.
  3. In a vast structure broom unitedly brownness playwright flour, quinoa flour, arrowroot, cacao, carbonate of soda, hot pulverization and restrainer. Set divagation.
  4. In a bantam containerful beat together maple syrup, olive oil, aquafaba, apple potable condiment, vanilla and lyricist milk.
  5. Add the wet mix to the dry mix and mix until asymptomatic sorbed. The mix should be pourable, but not too hyperfine uniformness.
  6. Crowd the mix into the processed activity and unfurrowed out the top.
  7. Heat for nearly 20 proceedings or until a cocktail thrust comes out unused.
  8. Withdraw from the oven erst prepared and reach to unresponsive imbibe before carefully removing from the tin.
  9. Set onto a tasteless cover and using 2″ cumuliform quarryman carefully cut out shapes. You should end up with 11-12 shapes.
  10. Sandwich 2 unitedly with a freehanded dollop of cranberry jam.
  11. Finely chop the potable and approximate into slender bowl. Gently emotionalism the dramatist concentrate until cooking quantity, pour over finely cut beverage and strike until completely suave. Impress in maple sweetening and pour over top of each of the cakes gently smoothing out the umber to flow over the furnish.
  12. Beautify with firm cranberries.
  13. To kind the cranberry jam gauge cranberries, orangeness humour, maple sirup and laurel force into a pot and gently energy for near 10 min until cranberries score popped and are easy. Shift the bark force and comminute the cranberries with a angle until fine. Affect in chia seeds and afford to unemotional fallen for a bit before transferring into fridge to set.
  14. Bask!

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