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Chocolate Covered Cherry Cordial Cupcakes Vegan & Gluten Free

February 8th, 2018 Posted by Uncategorized 0 thoughts on “Chocolate Covered Cherry Cordial Cupcakes Vegan & Gluten Free”

We make these beautiful gift-worthy cupcakes only at Valentine’s Day… here’s the recipe for you to enjoy at home!

 

of course you can always order them here… www.karmabaker.com/shop/cupcakes

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Chocolate Covered Cherry Cordial Cupcakes Vegan & Gluten Free
Prep Time 20 min
Cook Time 25 min
Servings
cupcakes
Ingredients
Chocolate Cake
Prep Time 20 min
Cook Time 25 min
Servings
cupcakes
Ingredients
Chocolate Cake
Instructions
  1. preheat oven 350 prepare cupcake pans with tall liners
  2. Measure out and combine vegan milk with lemon juice or cider vinegar. Let sit at least 25 minutes. Combine wet ingredients with dry. Blend for 2 minutes on low speed. Portion out batter into muffin liners 2/3rd full. Let sit for 10 minutes before going into the oven. Bake 20-25 minutes at 350, or until puffy and just done in the center.
  3. When cupcakes have cooled, core the center and fill with Cherry preserves. Cap the cupcake with the top of the core and cover with chocolate glaze. Set aside to dry.
  4. To make chocolate glaze: Slowly mix powdered sugar and cocoa powder with warm water. Stir until completely combined and smooth and shiny. If you need to add more liquid only add water a teaspoon at a time until the desired consistency is met.
  5. To make the chocolate swirl on top of the glaze, melt 1/2 a cup of chocolate chips in a piping bag and draw a swirl on each cupcake. Chill to set the chocolate.
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Vegan & Gluten Free Fried Donuts (Old Fashioned)

November 13th, 2017 Posted by Recipes 0 thoughts on “Vegan & Gluten Free Fried Donuts (Old Fashioned)”

If you’ve missed fried donuts.. these will fix all that!  I experimented with almond flour in this recipe and it resulted in light lovely tasting donuts! Coat them in a simple vanilla glaze, chocolate glaze or cinnamon sugar.  If you want a nut-free version and don’t want to use almond flour, sorghum will work great! And coconut oil is fantastic for frying in, especially if you are staying away from soy or canola oil.

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Vegan & Gluten Free Fried Donuts (Old Fashioned)
Prep Time 15 min
Cook Time 15 min
Passive Time 2 hours
Servings
donuts
Ingredients
Yeast Dough
Prep Time 15 min
Cook Time 15 min
Passive Time 2 hours
Servings
donuts
Ingredients
Yeast Dough
Instructions
  1. Warm the milk butter and sugar in a small bowl. Add in yest when cooled to 110 degrees. Combine next 8 dry ingredients in a large mixing bowl ad stir to blend.
  2. Add yest mixture, oil and egg replacement to the dry ingredients and mix by hand or on low speed for 2 min. Mix at medium speed for another 2 minutes.
  3. Roll out a sheet of plastic wrap over your board or table. Sprinkle with tapioca starch to avoid the dough from sticking. Pour out all of your dough/batter. If it is too stick to roll out, put in in the fridge for 20 minutes. Sprinkle with more tapioca and another piece of plastic wrap. With a rolling pin gently push or roll the dough out to about 1/2" thick.
  4. Using a 3" cutter or a large mason jar lid, cut out donuts. you should get about 8, presing back together loose dough. using a 1" cutter, cut out the centers to make donut holes.
  5. Cover with a dish towel and allow donuts to rise about 30 min in a warm (non-drafty) place, an OFF microwave oven works great.
  6. Make up some vanilla glaze. In a small bowl measure out your powdered sugar and then slowly add rice milk. Stir gently but constantly until all of the lumps are gone and the glaze is smooth.
  7. Heat about 4 cups of coconut oil in a deep sauce pan or deep fryer. Heat oil to 375 degrees. Prepare a pan with 3 layers of paper towels next to your work space to drain donuts.
  8. Place each donut gently into the oil for about 30-45 seconds. Flip with chop sticks, 30 seconds more on this side.
  9. Or until golden brown.
  10. Drain on paper towels for at least 10 minutes. Coat in glaze and allow to fully cool. Enjoy your warm donuts!!!
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Pumpkin Crumb Cake

November 8th, 2017 Posted by Blog, Recipes 0 thoughts on “Pumpkin Crumb Cake”

This is the recipe that started it all. The ah-ha moment that great vegan & gluten free was possible. And eventually that I would open a bakery in Los Angeles to share it with everyone.

This cake is not too sweet. Very pumpkin spice-y and super comfort-food.  It’s dessert or breakfast or sneak-a-thin-slice-when-no-ones-looking.

You can sub in coconut nectar for a low-glycemic sugar-free version with fabulous results. For the almond meal I prefer with skins to blanched. It provides more fiber and a better texture. Feel free to swap out the crumb topping pecans for walnuts too. I love it both ways. And while these instructions are for a large coffee cake shape, you can make small or large loaves with this as well. Adjust your baking time to higher or lower depending on the height of your batter in the pan you choose. Message us with any questions or comments –  I’d love to hear from you

Happy Fall!

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Pumpkin Crumb Cake
Prep Time 15 Min
Cook Time 65 Min
Servings
People
Ingredients
Egg replacer
Prep Time 15 Min
Cook Time 65 Min
Servings
People
Ingredients
Egg replacer
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 350 Line the bottom of a 10" spring form pan with parchment paper. aside.
  2. Combine the warm water and egg replacer powder in a small bowl, whisk for a minute and set
  3. In a large bowl combine the first 6 dry ingredients and stir until incorporated. Set aside. In a large mixing bowl, blend the coconut nectar sugar, pumpkin puree, vanilla and warmed, liquid coconut oil. Once the wet ingredients are well mixed, add in the dry mixture and egg replacer. Blend on low for 1 minute. Then on Medium speed for 2 minutes. Spread batter into prepared pan, it should be 3/4 of the way full. Top with Crumble Topping mixture.
  4. CRUMB TOPPING 1/2 c brown sugar 1/4 c Celine’s GF Flour Mix*** 1/4 c chopped pecans 1/4 c coconut oil (warm, liquid) 1 tsp cinnamon Mix Crumb topping ingredients until it resembles wet sand and sprinkle on cake batter.
  5. Bake at 350 for 65 minutes. Test the center for doneness with a sharp knife, if should come out free of wet batter but still be moist and not clean.
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Cinnamon Roll Protein Waffles

January 13th, 2017 Posted by Uncategorized 0 thoughts on “Cinnamon Roll Protein Waffles”
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Cinnamon Roll Protein Waffles
As I usually warn my readers, any gluten-free flour blend can be substituted in this recipe, but I firmly believe they are not created equally. If you'd like to try our tried and true...the most ultimately tested Karma Baker Organic Gluten Free Flour, visit karmabaker.com/shop I like to make a mix with the dry ingredients, so it's handy and we just scoop out some flour to add the liquids to... easy peasy.
Prep Time 10
Cook Time 3
Servings
waffles
Prep Time 10
Cook Time 3
Servings
waffles
Instructions
  1. Preheat waffle maker per instructions.
  2. Mix all of the ingredients together in the order above. stir until no lumps and pour 5-6 oz of batter onto waffle iron and close lid. Naturally you can make pancakes with the basic recipe as well.
  3. Top with vanilla glaze: stir together 2 cups of powdered sugar with 2 TBL rice milk or water. Add more liquid by the teaspoon to get desired thinness. Drizzle on warm waffles. Enjoy. Love, Celine.
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Buttermilk Donuts

January 9th, 2017 Posted by Uncategorized 0 thoughts on “Buttermilk Donuts”

We usually use our Famous Karma Baker GF Flour to make donuts, but I was looking for something a little different. A nice hearty flavor that oats provide nicely. These turned out better than I hoped. We now have them everyday at the Karma Baker bakery.

Be sure to use Certified gluten free oats, if you are celiac.  Also to make the buttermilk, it’s important to use a high protein milk. We use soy and get the best results. I’m afraid rice milk will not work well here. Nut milks are the next best choice.

 

 

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Cinnamon Sugar Buttermilk Donuts
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 12 minutes
Servings
donuts
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 12 minutes
Servings
donuts
Instructions
  1. Preheat Oven to 350 Spray a donut pan with coconut oil and set aside.
  2. Combine the soy milk with the lemon juice or apple cider vinegar. stir and set aside until the end the recipe. This is now your buttermilk. It will thicken as it sits.
  3. Sift together dry ingredients in an medium bowl.
  4. in mixing bowl combine wet ingredients (except for the soy milk). Mix on low until the sugar crystals melt... about 3 minutes. Add the dry ingredients and mix for a minute to combine. Slowly add in the "buttermilk" and mix on medium speed for 2 minutes.
  5. Fill each donut ring 1/2 way full. Bake 10 min at 350. Allow to cool about 10 minutes in pan and revoke while still bait warm. Rest on a cooling rack over a pan.
  6. Make your Cinnamon Sugar. Brush each donut (both sides) with warmed coconut oil and roll in cinnamon sugar to coat. Enjoy!
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Karma Baker’s Ultimate Vanilla Cake

July 1st, 2016 Posted by Uncategorized 2 thoughts on “Karma Baker’s Ultimate Vanilla Cake”
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Karma Baker’s Ultimate Vanilla Cake
Organic, Gluten free and Vegan. It's hard to find gluten-free vanilla cake that tastes like pure vanilla, until now! Makes 2 8″ cakes or approx 16 cupcakes
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Servings
people
Ingredients
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Servings
people
Ingredients
Instructions
  1. •Preheat the oven to 350
  2. •Line baking pans with parchment circles or line your your cupcake pans with baking cups.
  3. •Combine the evaporated cane juice, applesauce and warm coconut oil. Mix on low speed until sugar has dissolved.
  4. •Add in Celine’s Organic Gluten Free flour, salt and baking powder. Mix on low until combined and then slowly add in Rice milk and vanilla. Mix on medium speed for 2 minutes. Pour batter into prepared pans. Fill muffin cups 2/3rds full.
  5. Bake cakes for 40-50 minutes
  6. Bake cupcakes for 25-30 min
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