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The best vegan german chocolate cake ever

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4 servings
10 min
45 min
Very Easy

Ingredients

Number of serving: 4
1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour

1 cup white sugar

1/4 cup cocoa powder

1 teaspoon baking soda

1/2 teaspoon salt

1/3 cup vegetable oil

1 teaspoon vanilla extract

1 teaspoon distilled white vinegar

1 cup water OR 1 double shot espresso + water to equal 1 cup


German Chocolate Cake Frosting:

1 cup plain soy milk

1/3 cup coconut milk

White sugar 1 1/4 cup organic

1 teaspoon vanilla extract

1/3 cup cornstarch mixed with 1/4 cup water until smooth

2 1/2 cups coconut grated sweet

1 1/2 cup chopped pecans

Preparation

  • Preheat oven to 350 ° C. Lightly grease a 9x5 inch loaf pan, or make cupcakes, use the liners.
  • Sift together flour, sugar, cocoa, baking soda and salt.
  • Add oil, vanilla, vinegar and water. Mix (with blender) until smooth.
  • Pour into prepared pan and bake on the grid below 350 ° F for 30-45 minutes, or until a toothpick comes out clean. Remove from oven and let cool.
  • German Chocolate Cake Frosting:
    In a medium saucepan, combine the soy milk, coconut milk, sugar and vanilla together.
  • Add the cornstarch mixture and cook over medium-high heat, stirring constantly, until mixture boils and thickens.
  • Cook for one minute after boiling. Remove from heat and stir in coconut and pecans.
  • Let cool for about 10 minutes (mixture should be still warm) before spreading on the cake.
  • For an impressive presentation, try to fill the cake with icing. It is a pleasant surprise and it looks pretty too.
  • Take a sharp knife and cut a small square in the center of the cupcake- careful not to cut through the background.
  • Carefully remove the square, cut inside and keep the "topper".
  • Using a spoon, fill with frosting and replace the topper. The gel, as habitud.



Comments:

02/10/2013

I made this frosting last night and it was excellent! Next time I will use brown sugar instead of white to get the rich carmel color of the non-vegan version. Instead of her recipe, I did the 7-up Duncan Heinz German Choc Cake mix. DELISH!

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26/09/2014

Terrific recipe!!!''the frosting came out great! I made it for my non vegan coworkers..they loved it!!..I will make plenty more ..and with the holidays coming....PERFECT TIMING!!!!

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27/03/2013

Tastes just like regular German Chocolate cake, but without the high calorie butter, eggs or milk. Thank you for the wonderful recipe

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07/02/2013

Amazing
all my non vegan friends LOVED it

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23/09/2012

I doubled the recipe and made a beautiful and delicious two-layer cake! Such an easy recipe, too! No need to double the frosting, btw - I had a ton left over. Luckily, it was good enough to eat with a spoon like pudding

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