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Crunchy Vegan Sweet Potato Pecan Casserole

November 15th, 2019 Posted by Recipes 0 thoughts on “Crunchy Vegan Sweet Potato Pecan Casserole”

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Crunchy Sweet Potato Pecan Casserole
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Pecan Crunch Topping
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Filling
  1. Bake the sweet potatoes in the oven at 450 for 30 minutes.
  2. For the sweet potato filling: Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Butter a 2-quart baking dish.
  3. Whisk together the butter, mashed sweet potatoes, sor or almond milk, brown sugar and salt in a large bowl. Transfer to the prepared baking dish.
Pecan Crunch Topping
  1. Combine the Gluten Free flour, brown sugar, butter and salt in a medium bowl until moist and the mixture clumps together. Stir in the pecans. Spread the mixture over the top of the sweet potatoes in an even layer.
  2. Bake until mostly set in the center and golden on top, 25 to 30 minutes.
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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
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Chocolate Cake
Prep Time 20 min
Cook Time 25 min
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cupcakes
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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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Sweet Potato Pecan Crunch Casserole Vegan and Gluten-free

November 26th, 2017 Posted by Recipes 0 thoughts on “Sweet Potato Pecan Crunch Casserole Vegan and Gluten-free”

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Sweet Potato Pecan Crunch Casserole
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Pecan Crunch Topping
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Filling
  1. Bake the sweet potatoes in the oven at 450 for 30 minutes.
  2. For the sweet potato filling: Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Butter a 2-quart baking dish.
  3. Whisk together the butter, mashed sweet potatoes, sor or almond milk, brown sugar and salt in a large bowl. Transfer to the prepared baking dish.
Pecan Crunch Topping
  1. Combine the Gluten Free flour, brown sugar, butter and salt in a medium bowl until moist and the mixture clumps together. Stir in the pecans. Spread the mixture over the top of the sweet potatoes in an even layer. Bake until mostly set in the center and golden on top, 25 to 30 minutes.
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Porcini Mushroom Gravy

November 25th, 2017 Posted by Recipes 0 thoughts on “Porcini Mushroom Gravy”
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Porcini Mushroom Gravy
Prep Time 20 min
Cook Time 30 min
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Prep Time 20 min
Cook Time 30 min
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  1. In a small bowl cover the dried mushrooms with 1 cup of boiling water. Allow to sit about 20 minutes. Keeping the water, strain out the mushrooms and chop.
  2. Thinly slice the white or brown mushrooms. In a large saute pan, heat oil and add onions, cook over medium heat for 30 minutes, stirring constantly until caramelized and brown. Add in all of the mushrooms. Sauté until reduced and lightly browned. add herbs and pepper. Deglaze the pan with the hot vegetable stock. Add the porcini mushroom liquid now too. Scrape the bottom of the pan to get the nice brown bits up. Lots of flavor there! Bring to a gentle boil. Allow to simmer for 15 minutes.
  3. In a small bowl or measuring cup, mix the flour with 1/2 cup COLD water. Stir until smooth. Making sure the gravy is at a low boil, stir in the flour mixture, stirring the graving until its completely combined. If you don't, you will get a lumpy gravy. Allow to cook an additional 5-10 minutes to thicken and cook the flour.
  4. Serve hot. Store for 1 week in the fridge.
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Karma Cookies

November 13th, 2017 Posted by Blog, Recipes 0 thoughts on “Karma Cookies”

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Karma Cookies
These are the best Oreo's you've ever had! Soft with a crispy bite and super light and creamy in the middle. Really good cocoa powder is a must here. You'll thank us later.
Prep Time 15 min
Cook Time 9 min
Passive Time 30 min
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Prep Time 15 min
Cook Time 9 min
Passive Time 30 min
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sandwich cookies
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  1. To make Cookie Dough… Combine dry ingredients in a bowl. Stir to mix. Set aside.
  2. In a stand mixer, combine sugar, warm coconut oil, warm applesauce and vanilla. Mix on low until sugar is dissolved. 2-3 minutes.
  3. Slowly add in the dry ingredients and mix on low until the dough comes together and all of the ingredients are combined. Wrap dough in plastic wrap and refrigerate for 15-30 minutes.
  4. Preheat oven to 350. Clear your work area and create space to roll out the dough. Roll dough to ¼” thickness and cut out 2” circles. Place circles on parchment lined cookie sheets. Cookies will not spread much so 1” apart is fine. Bake at 350 for 7-9 minutes. Cool completely on a wire rack and make Cream Filling.
  5. To Make Vanilla Cream Filling… Using a whip attachment on your mixer, beat the palm shortening at high speed, until light and fluffy and doubled in size. About 3-5 minutes. Slowly add in the powdered sugar and rice milk, mix until incorporated. Add vanilla.
  6. On cooled cookies, spoon out 1 TBL of Cream Filling onto ½ of the cookie sides and cover with opposing cookie. Allow to cool in fridge to set.
  7. Enjoy!
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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
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Egg replacer
Prep Time 15 Min
Cook Time 65 Min
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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
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waffles
Prep Time 10
Cook Time 3
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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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Sofia’s Brownies

December 8th, 2016 Posted by Uncategorized 0 thoughts on “Sofia’s Brownies”

This is the recipe we use at Karma Baker bakery. People ask us everyday how we do it and this is how. I’m always saying that the secret is in our flour and it is, so feel free to use your own GF flour, but know your results will vary. If it does not contain Xanthan gum, add 1/2 tsp.

Our flour can be purchased here.

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Karma Baker's Amazing Brownies
Cook Time 15 minutes
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brownies
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Cook Time 15 minutes
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  1. Preheat your oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C) Prepare all of your ingredients.
  2. Prepare a 9"x13" pan with parchment paper greased with warm coconut oil.
  3. In a large mixing bowl, stir together the GF flour, cane juice crystals, sift over the cocoa powder, baking powder and salt. Gently mix dry ingredients together. Add the melted coconut oil and vanilla. Give the mix a few stirs. Gradually add in the water a 1/4 cups at a time. Mix until well blended. If using a stand or hand mixer, allow it blend on Med-low speed for 2 minutes.
  4. This batter will be smooth and runny. Spread evenly in your prepared 9"x 13" baking pan.
  5. Bake for 30 to 35 minutes in the preheated oven, until the middle is just set, not jiggly anymore.
  6. Let cool for at least 30 minutes before cutting into squares.
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Karma Baker’s Graham Crackers

November 15th, 2016 Posted by Uncategorized 0 thoughts on “Karma Baker’s Graham Crackers”

These can be made into traditional square crackers or by the slab like we do at the bakery. We usually make crumbs for our graham cracker crusts. Either way, they are the perfect flavor without graham wheat!

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Karma Baker's Graham Crackers
To get that great graham flavor, use Grade B Maple Syrup, it has more flavor. I love the flavor of Vietnamese Cinnamon too! A little goes a long way, with a smooth lovely bite.
Cuisine Gluten-Free, Vegan
Prep Time 20 Minutes
Cook Time 20 Minutes
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Crackers
Cuisine Gluten-Free, Vegan
Prep Time 20 Minutes
Cook Time 20 Minutes
Servings
Crackers
Instructions
  1. Sift dry ingredients together in a medium bowl and set aside.
  2. Cream together vegan butter and brown sugar until fluffy.
  3. Add maple syrup and blend a moment longer.
  4. Add in dry ingredients to the creamed butter, and blend for a minute or 2 until the dough comes together.
  5. Wrap dough in plastic wrap and chill in refrigerator for 15 minutes.
  6. Roll out dough at 1/4" thickness and cut with your favorite shaped cookie cutter. One with scalloped edges make a cute cracker shape. Place on parchment covered cookie sheets. Using the tines of a fork, pierce each square 3-4 times to prevent bubbling and cracking as they bake.
  7. Bake at 325 for 20 minutes or until edges are light brown. Cool 15-20 minutes and remove from pan. Store in an airtight container on counter up to 2 weeks or freeze for 2 months.
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Celine’s Perfect Pie Crust

October 12th, 2016 Posted by Uncategorized 0 thoughts on “Celine’s Perfect Pie Crust”

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Celine's Perfect Pie Crust
This is the prefect flaky pie crust we use at Karma Baker bakery. The tricks are in the techniques. Use cold ingredients. Chilling the dry ingredients and the even the mixing blades is a big benefit to keeping the fats and flour mixing exactly right!
Prep Time 15 min
Cook Time - -
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9" pie crust
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Prep Time 15 min
Cook Time - -
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9" pie crust
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  1. Ice Water
  2. Chop the vegan butter into small cubes and freeze about 20 minutes. Measure out palm shortening and also store in the freezer until ready to use. Measure out your dry ingredients. And prepare a glass of ice water to measure out of as needed.
  3. Using a food processor, pulse the dry ingredients with the fats for 10 seconds at a time, until it resembles wet sand. Add the ice water 1 TBL at a time and pulse until the dough just comes together. Do not over mix. You may not need all of the water. It depends on the weather. Dryer days need more water. Humid days... less.
  4. Wrap the dough in plastic wrap and refrigerate at least 2 hours. Roll out as you like. A little tapioca starch on the rolling pin is always helpful. Enjoy! Please leave feedback and comments with your results! In Good Karma, Celine
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