banana buckwheat black bottom cupcakes

frozen raspberries

or chocolate chips on top for

breakfast or dessert

24 servings, 132 calories (chocolate chips), 102 calories (raspberries)

2.5 c buckwheat flour, 1 c cocoa, 1/4 c d’vash date nectar, 4 packets stevia, 1 T powder, 1 t kosher salt, 1 T vanilla, 1/4 c lemon juice, 2 c unsweetened vanilla almond milk, 4 (4-oz size) containers gerber bananas+2 T namaste egg replacer, toppings: 1/2 c stevia-sweetened chocolate chips, 1/2 c frozen raspberries

mix all but banana mixture & toppings; press into silpat muffin tins, top with banana, toppings; 350 F, 18 minutes

spiced chocolate cake

sometimes it takes 2

or even 3 bowls to make

a chocolate cake

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10 T butter + 1 1/4 c chocolate chips, melted; 6 eggs, separated; 1/2 c cocoa, 1 t cinnamon, 1/2 t cayenne, pinch salt, 1/2 c brown sugar, 1/2 c sugar

beat whites & sugar to form soft peaks; beat yolks, brown sugar, cocoa, spices; mix in melted chocolate; fold in whites, bake in buttered pie dish, 350 F, 38 minutes

pumpkin rye loaf with chocolate

shy cardinal pairs

watching the crowded feeder

from surrounding trees

10 servings, 300 calories

1 can pumpkin, 3.5 c rye flour, 2 namaste egg replacer eggs, 1 T powder, 1 t kosher salt, 1 T vanilla, 2 T olive oil, 1/2 c maple syrup, 1/2 c mini chocolate chips, 1/2 c unsweetened vanilla almond milk, toppings: stevia, cocoa, cinnamon

mix, pour in oiled loaf pan, sprinkle toppings, 350 F, 60 minutes

pumpkin bundt cake

toast the nuts in a

dry pan, then brown the butter

in the same hot pan

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cake: 1 stick melted butter, 2 c brown sugar, 1/2 c olive oil, 2 eggs, 1/2 c sour cream, 1 can pumpkin 3 c flour, 1 t soda, 2 t powder, 1 1/4 t kosher salt, 2 t cinnamon, 2 t cardamom, 1/2 t allspice, 1/4 t pepper; glaze: 2 T brown butter, 1/4 c maple syrup, 1 c powdered sugar, pinch salt; topping: toasted nuts

cake: cream butter & sugar; beat in rest; bake in buttered pan, 350 F, 65 minutes or until knife comes out clean; cool & turn out; glaze: mix, adding hot water to thin as needed; glaze & sprinkle with nuts

pumpkin chocolate cake

first morning sun rays

reflected in the frozen

pond as glitter ice

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cake: 1.5 sticks butter, melted; 1 1/4 c brown sugar, 1/2 c cocoa, pinch sea salt, 1/2 c pumpkin, 2 eggs, 3/4 c flour; frosting: 1 c cream, 4 T powdered sugar, 1/3 c pumpkin, 1 t vanilla; cinnamon for top

cake: whisk until smooth, bake in buttered pie dish, 325 F, 30 minutes or until top is firm, cool; frosting: whip cream, 1 T sugar; beat in remaining sugar, vanilla; stir in pumpkin until swirled; frost, sprinkle with cinnamon

raspberry cupcakes

raspberries straight from

the freezer will keep them

from turning too red

12 servings, 226 calories

1 stick earth balance vegan buttery sticks, 1/2 c sugar, 1/2 c brown sugar, 2 namaste egg replacer eggs, 1 T vanilla, 1 T powder, 1 t kosher salt, 2 c flour, 1/2 c elmhurst milked walnuts, 2 c frozen raspberries

cream butter, sugars, beat in all but berries, mix in berries; use silpat, 375 F, 25 minutes

butter & cheese biscuits

butter added 4

times and cheese added 2 times

and some sugar too

source, 12 servings

3 c flour, 3 T sugar, 1 T powder, 1 t kosher salt, 1 stick cold butter, 1 stick melted butter, 2 c shredded cheese, 1 c buttermilk, 1 egg

chop cold butter into dry ingredients; add egg, buttermilk, all but 1/2 c cheese to form very shaggy dough; make 12 loose balls on silpat, drizzle with 1/3 of melted butter, sprinkle rest of cheese; 375 F, 15 minutes, drizzle with 1/3 melted butter, bake 15-20 minutes until golden; drizzle with rest of melted butter

cranberry cake

a pastry cutter

followed by a masher will

chop the berries small

12 oz cranberries, mostly chopped/mashed; 1 stick earth balance vegan butter, soft; 2/3 c brown sugar, 1/2 c unsweetened full-fat cashew milk, 1/2 c maple syrup, 1/4 c molasses, 1.5 c white whole wheat flour, 1 t ginger, 1 t cinnamon, 1/2 t powder, 1 t kosher salt, 1/4 t soda, 2 namaste egg replacer eggs

mix all but berries, pour into buttered cast-iron pan, swirl in berries, 350 F, 35-50 minutes or until knife comes out mostly clean