Vegan Upside Down Cherry Almond Cake

Vegan Upside Down Cherry Almond Cake

This easy to prepare vegan upside down cherry almond cake is the perfect last minute treat to end any meal and fully takes advantage of the summer cherry bounty. The almond cake is baked on top of a layer of cherries and a quick no-fuss caramel so when flipped over, the cake is left with a crown of cherries in a gorgeous light sauce, staining the top and sides of the cake. This cake is best served warm with a scoop of your favorite non-dairy ice cream, coconut whipped topping or yogurt. Continue reading “Vegan Upside Down Cherry Almond Cake”

Ultimate Vegan Brownies

Ultimate Vegan Brownies

These Ultimate Vegan Brownies are sure to leave all members of Team Cakey Brownie and Team Fudgy Brownie happy. We could even drop the word vegan (even though they are) because they might just be THE Ultimate Brownies. Melt-in-your-mouth, smooth, a bit fudgy but not gooey, super chocolatey, nice clean edges when cut, and not so rich that ganache or ice cream on top is, well, over the top. Sounds good doesn’t it? Well, read on for the recipe and go get baking! Continue reading “Ultimate Vegan Brownies”

Strawberry Hibiscus Tart in a Pistachio Shortbread Crust

Strawberry Hibiscus Tart in a Pistachio Shortbread Crust

Strawberry and hibiscus go together as swimmingly as strawberry and rhubarb. The same marriage of sweetness and tartness is what makes it so perfect. A vegan strawberry hibiscus curd is tucked into a melt-in-your-mouth pistachio shortbread crust and is finished with fresh strawberries. No pastry rolling or complex steps involved!
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Vegan Strawberry Layer Cake with Strawberry Cream Cheese Frosting

Vegan Strawberry Layer Cake with Strawberry Cream Cheese Frosting

So many strawberry cake recipes call for boxes of artificially flavored gelatin but this vegan cake is made with real strawberries, has loads of strawberry flavor, and is free of animal products. Borrowing from the method used to make applesauce cake, this cake is made with a strawberry sauce, resulting in a moist cake bursting with strawberry flavor! Continue reading “Vegan Strawberry Layer Cake with Strawberry Cream Cheese Frosting”

Blackberry Cinnamon Crisp

Blackberry Cinnamon Crisp

A generous amount of blackberries are baked with a crown of rolled oats, brown sugar, and crushed crisp, cinnamon cookies. Serve warm with almond yogurt, and you’ve got something that’s not too naughty for breakfast, or served with coconut ice cream, you have a lovely, comforting dessert. There’s no wrong way, or judging here! Continue reading “Blackberry Cinnamon Crisp”