Vegan Carrot Cake with Coconut Cream
This vegan carrot cake with coconut cream is one of my favorite vegan cakes! It's super moist, very easy to make, and just perfect for spring! I'm sure you will love it just as much as we do!
Prep Time 10 minutes
Total Time 50 minutes
Servings 12 pieces
For the vegan carrot cake:
- 2 cups whole wheat flour
- 1 cup quick oats
- 3/4 cup brown sugar
- 1/2 cup coconut oil, melted
- 1/2 cup unsweetened apple sauce
- 1 pinch of salt
- 1/4 teaspoon nutmeg
- 1 teaspoon pumpkin spice
- 2 teaspoons cinnamon
- 1 teaspoon natural vanilla extract
- 2 teaspoons baking powder
- 1 teaspoon baking soda
- 1 teaspoon apple cider vinegar
- 3 carrots, grated (about 10 oz)
- 1 cup almond milk
For the topping:
- 1 cup coconut cream
- 2 tablespoons coconut flakes
- 1-2 tablespoons chopped pistachios
Preheat the oven to 350 °F.
Add all ingredients for the vegan carrot cake in a bowl and stir well with a wooden spoon.
Grease a loaf form and fill the cake batter into the form. Bake for 40 minutes. Let the cake cool down completely before adding the coconut cream on top. Sprinkle with the coconut flakes and the pistachios.
Calories: 255kcal | Carbohydrates: 34g | Protein: 4g | Fat: 12g | Saturated Fat: 9g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g | Monounsaturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 240mg | Potassium: 139mg | Fiber: 4g | Sugar: 13g | Vitamin A: 2% | Vitamin C: 9% | Calcium: 7% | Iron: 5%