Welcome Green Monsters! We're your online guide to making conscious choices that help people, animals and the planet.
Download food monster: the biggest, baddest, yummiest vegan food app!
single

SUBSCRIBE TO OUR Newsletter

Food Monster - Recipes

Jaffa Cake [Vegan, Grain-Free, Oil-Free]

LIKE OGP ON FACEBOOK :
If you enjoy recipes like this, we highly recommend downloading the Food Monster App, it's available for both Android and iPhone and has free and paid versions. The app is loaded with thousands of allergy-friendly & vegan recipes/cooking tips, has hundreds of search filters and features like bookmarking, meal plans and more! The app shows you how having diet/health/food preferences can be full of delicious abundance rather than restrictions!

Everyone knows Jaffa Cakes – a fluffy biscuit, topped with refreshing orange jelly and covered in a delicious chocolate shell! This is not only a vegan version but also healthier one - no refined sugars/flours and no to little oil. The biscuit is not only extremely fluffy and light, but also completely oil-free! The secret ingredient is unsweetened apple sauce, which, no worries – you don’t taste at all.

Jaffa Cake [Vegan, Grain-Free, Oil-Free]

Calories

148

Serves

12

Cook Time

20

Ingredients

To Make the Biscuit:

  • 1/2 cup almond flour (ground almonds)
  • 1/3 cup gluten-free all purpose flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • Pinch of salt
  • 1/4 cup unsweetened applesauce
  • 1/8 cup maple syrup
  • 1 teaspoon orange zest, grated
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/4 cup plant-based milk

To Make the Orange Jelly:

  • 1/2 cup orange juice
  • 2 tablespoon maple syrup
  • 1 tablespoon orange zest, grated
  • 1 teaspoon agar agar

To Make the Coating:

  • 7 ounces vegan, orange flavored chocolate

Preparation

  1. Place the dry ingredients into a sieve that sits on top of a bowl and sieve until all the flour is inside the bowl. Whisk together.
  2. In a separate bowl, add all the remaining wet ingredients and mix together.
  3. Slowly add the wet to the dry ingredients and mix together until you have a smooth batter.
  4. Preheat the oven to 350°F and slightly grease a muffin silicone tray.
  5. Add about a heaping tablespoon into each mould until all the batter is gone.
  6. Place them in the oven and bake for 8-10 minutes. Once done, remove from the moulds and set aside.
  7. In the meantime, prepare the jelly. Add all ingredients to a saucepan and boil over medium heat. Let simmer for 1-2 minutes. Place a drop of jelly on a baking sheet or into the cleaned muffin tray and set to chill in the fridge.
  8. Once the jelly drops firmed up, place one drop on top of each biscuit.
  9. Melt your chocolate and pour over each cake. Set back into the fridge and enjoy!

Nutrional Information

Per One Cake: Calories: 148 | Carbs: 18 g | Fat: 8 g | Protein: 1 g | Sodium: 7 mg | Sugar: 12 g

EXPLORE MORE RECIPES WITH THESE INGREDIENTS:


 

AUTHOR & RECIPE DETAILS


photo

Recipes that use colorful and natural ingredients from all over the world. Kirsten is the foodie behind The Tasty K - a food video blog that promotes eating simple, healthy and above all tasty food! By experimenting with colourful and natural ingredients from all over the world she seeks to inspire everyone to get creative in the kitchen and include more whole foods and plant-based meals in their diet.


 

 

Want to read more posts like this? Sign up for our newsletter below!​

Browse through recent recipes below:

Caramel Coffee Layer Cake [Vegan, Gluten-Free]

Pumpkin Coconut Soup With Walnut Gremolata [Vegan, Grain-Free]

Loaded Cheesy Baked Potato Bites [Vegan, Gluten-Free]

Autumn Apple and Pear Hasselback Fruit Platter [Vegan, Gluten-Free]


Disclosure: One Green Planet accepts advertising, sponsorship, affiliate links and other forms of compensation, which may or may not influence the advertising content, topics or articles written on this site. Click here for more information.

0 comments on “Jaffa Cake [Vegan, Grain-Free, Oil-Free]”

Click to add comment
cake delivery in
4 Days ago

What a delicious and nice compiled recipe you have shared via this blog. I think you have got the expertise in this. I really like your fodiee behaviors. Keep conveying such messages, really needed us
http://cake-delivery.in/ahmedabad
http://cake-delivery.in/gurgaon
http://cake-delivery.in/patna


Reply
Alex
4 Days ago

This is labeled as a grain-free recipe, but gluten-free flours usually contain GF grains.


Reply
mntryjoseph
4 Days ago

Looks interesting. Never heard of Jaffa cakes before and I\'m 56 years old! LOL


Reply


Subscribe to our Newsletter




Follow us on


Do Not Show This Again

×

Submit to OneGreenPlanet


Terms & Conditions ×
  GET FOOD MONSTER APPX