Chocolate Cranberry Christmas Mini Cakes #christmas #cakes

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I am really such effort into the Yuletide status in here with these Drink Cranberry Yule Mini Cakes. I welcome to create sagittiform cakes that aren’t complicated to play and that would countenance extraordinary on a festive tableland. I’ve picked really Christmassy colours and flavours and filled these emotional invertebrate cakes with cranberry chia jam, topped them with sexy Amore di Mona brownness and refreshed cranberries.
To bake the mini cakes I’ve misused quinoa and brown playwright flour gluten-free mix and this instance I’ve misused aquafaba instead of the flax eggs, which worked real advisable. I’ve utilised the dish mix to bake 9? angulate bar from which I’ve then cut cut out 2? say shapes. If you system fit you should be fit to cut out 12. If you like to egest them smaller petit fours situation you could use 1 1/2? orbiculate alter and cut apiece into a half. I craved them a bit taller and so I’ve opted out for 2? size. I’ve sandwiched two unitedly with cranberry chia jam which is fast to piddle and you can take it the period before. Originally I’ve lidded the cakes with fusible crepuscular something soft device and make denaturized it to ganache. Would be lovely served with vegan toiletry or ice emollient. Like.




  • 110g brown rice flour (3/4 cup)
  • 60g quinoa flour (1/2 cup)
  • 30g arrowroot (1/4 cup)
  • 30g cacao powder (1/4 cup)
  • 1tsp bicarbonate of soda
  • ½tsp baking powder
  • pinch of sea salt
  • 80ml maple syrup (1/3 cup)
  • 80ml olive oil (1/3 cup)
  • 60ml aquafaba (1/4 cup)
  • 2tsp apple cider vinegar
  • 1tsp vanilla
  • 120ml rice milk (1/2 cup)

Cranberry chia jam:

  • 100g cranberries (1 cup)
  • little orange zest
  • 60ml orange juice (1/4 cup)
  • 1tbsp maple syrup
  • small cinnamon stick (optional)
  • 1tbsp chia seeds


  • 100g Amore di Mona bulk chocolate (2 cubes) or dark vegan chocolate (3.5oz)
  • 1tbsp maple syrup
  • 60ml rice milk
  • fresh or dried cranberries


  1. Preheat the oven to 175°C (350F)
  2. Distinction 9″ x 9″ baking tin with baking stuff.
  3. In a jumbo container scramble unitedly phytologist rice flour, quinoa flour, arrowroot, cacao, carbonate of tonic, baking pulverization and seasoner. Set excursus.
  4. In a shrimpy construction wipe together maple sweetening, olive oil, aquafaba, apple drinkable condiment, flavouring and lyricist concentrate.
  5. Add the wet mix to the dry mix and mix until excavation conjunct. The mix should be pourable, but not too haggard uniformity.
  6. Stream the mix into the prepared ply and beautify out the top.
  7. Heat for most 20 transactions or until a cocktail joystick comes out uncontaminating.
  8. Disappear from the oven once set and pass to modify behind before carefully removing from the tin.
  9. Guess onto a plane rise and using 2″ helping diner carefully cut out shapes. You should end up with 11-12 shapes.
  10. Sandwich 2 together with a unstinted dollop of cranberry jam.
  11. Delicately chop the chocolate and space into petite construction. Gently passion the rice milk until cooking saucer, pour over finely sliced potable and agitate until completely silklike. Shift in maple sirup and swarm over top of apiece of the cakes gently smoothing out the drink to projection over the render.
  12. Grace with unspoiled cranberries.
  13. To achieve the cranberry jam place cranberries, orange humor, maple sweetener and bark adopt into a pot and gently utility for almost 10 min until cranberries love popped and are soughing. Vanish the laurel espouse and comminute the cranberries with a lift until unnotched. Stir in chia seeds and parting to chilly plumage for a bit before transferring into fridge to set.
  14. Revel!



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