Grain-Free Chocolate Cupcakes

  • U Serves 9 People
  • P Prep: 00:05
  • P Cook: 00:16
Grain-Free Chocolate Cupcakes

Nutritional Facts

per 1 serving size (Recipe makes 9 servings)

Amount Per Serving

Calories 127

Calories from Fat 54

% Daily Values*

Total Fat 6.03


Saturated Fat 1.47


Polyunsaturated Fat 2.58

Monounsaturated Fat 1.06

Cholesterol 41.33


Sodium 220.89


Potassium 29.22

Total Carbohydrate 18.30


Dietary Fiber 3.78


Sugars 10.85

Protein 3.79

Vitamin A 1.11%

Vitamin C 0.22%

Calcium 35.56%

Iron 4.22%

* Nutritional Values are estimated and may vary

³ Description

Grain-free and nut-free chocolate cupcakes with a naturally sweetened frosting made from cashews and banana. Perfect amount of sweetness with a soft crumb.

² Ingredients

  •  2 medium Egg
  •  1 tsp Baking Soda
  •  1 serving (serving = 1/4 cup) Bob's Red Mill Arrowroot Starch
  •  24 serving (serving = 1 tsp) Madhava Coconut Sugar
  •  4 serving (serving = 1 tbsp) 365 Chia Seed
  •  1 serving (serving = 1 tsp) Bob's Red Mill Double Acting Baking Powder
  •  1 serving (serving = 1 cup) So Delicious Coconut Milk Unsweetened
  •  1 serving (serving = 1/4 cup) Trader Joe's Raw Pumpkin Seeds
  •  2 serving (serving = 3 tbsp) Dagoba Organic Chocolate Unsweetened Cacao Powder

q Directions

Preheat oven 350 degrees.
In a large bowl place dry ingredients into bowl and mix together. Then add wet ingredients. Stir together. Batter will be thick, yet runny. Scoop into cupcake liners.
Bake for about 16-20 minutes.
First soak cashews for about one hour. And rinse them well.
Then place cashews into a blender, add in banana, maple syrup and beet juice if using to make pink
Begin to blend.
Once cupcakes are cool, swipe frosting over cupcakes! And if you want to make heart shaped hearts on your cupcakes, again we used a heart shaped cookie cutter to be our guide. Just place cookie cutter on cupcakes and fill with frosting.
This frosting is on the thin yet thick side. So a little delicate.
Store cupcakes in refrigerator and remove to bring to room temperature before eating.
Makes 9 cupcakes!

Recipe Provided by @purelytwins

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