Who does not love a good chocolate cake, vegan chocolate cakes are a favourite of many and have been known to be fairly easy to make, and coupled with a great taste. This makes vegan chocolate cakes a favourite snack and always on the menu of birthday parties.
Here is a recipe showing you how to make the animal-based product free, vegan chocolate cakes. Chocolate cupcakes are a favourite of many people and it is not new for people that are making cupcakes for the first time to take to making chocolate cakes. They are relatively easy to make and they are incredibly tasty and a worldwide favourite, so if you are a vegetarian or you want to eat more healthy food just follow these steps.
1 cup of soy milk
1 teaspoon apple cider vinegar
3/4 cup granulated sugar
1/3 cup canola oil
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1/2 teaspoon almond extract, chocolate extract, or more vanilla extract
1 cup all-purpose flour
1/3 cup cocoa powder, Dutch-processed or regular
3/4 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon baking powder
1/4 teaspoon salt
Vegan Fluffy Buttercream Frosting
Preheat oven to 350°F and line a muffin pan with paper or foil liners.
Whisk together the soy milk and vinegar in a large bowl, and set aside for a few minutes to curdle.
Add the sugar, oil, vanilla extract, and another extract, if using, to the soy milk mixture and beat until foamy.
In a separate bowl, sift together the flour, cocoa powder, baking soda, baking powder, and salt.
Add in two batches to wet ingredients and beat until no large lumps remain (a few tiny lumps are OK).
Pour into liners, filling 3/4 of the way. Bake 18 to 20 minutes, until a toothpick inserted into the centre, comes out clean.
Transfer to a cooling rack and let cool completely.
Cookies ‘n’ Cream cakes: Mix into cupcake batter 1 cup (about 10 cookies; chop first, then measure) of coarsely chopped vegan chocolate cream-filled sandwich cookies, like Newman-O’s. Bake as directed.
Now you are having some delicious vegan chocolate cakes, then, you can decorate your cupcakes as this makes them incredibly attractive and could make a great addition to celebrations like birthdays and other celebrations. They are easy to decorate and are usually decorated with icing and pieces of fruit. Try out various designs for yourself and be creative that is the only rule when decorating cakes. You may consider displaying your cupcakes on a dessert stand to build a beautiful cake tower. It is fun and you can just make some as a pastime with your family or friends.