When I’m planning for a birthday party at the house, I usually find myself getting carried away with organizing the house and can hardly find the time to bake a full table full of desserts. Plus, I must admit that I am anything but a pro baker, so cupcakes are usually my go-to dessert to bake. There relatively mess free and far simpler to decorate quickly, not to mention I can’t be judged nearly as much for my questionable skills with an icing bag.
Whether you admit it to yourself or not, you can definitely taste the difference between a batch of homemade cupcakes and box mix. Trust me, I have tried to bamboozle my guests into believing otherwise before. Our Sharp Chef Michelle, creator of Sunkissed Kitchen has created a DELICIOUS recipe for gluten free chocolate cupcakes in the SHARP Superheated Steam Countertop Oven that are full of mindful ingredients, but still moist, rich, and fudgy. I must say, it is sure to be your new favorite cupcake recipe and my nephews as well!
1/3 cup grapeseed oil or sub coconut oil, melted
1/3 cup honey light tasting, or sub date syrup
1 teaspoon vanilla
1/4 teaspoon sea salt
1/4 teaspoon baking soda
3/4 cup almond flour
6 tablespoons cocoa powder
Preheat your Superheated Steam Countertop Oven to 350º F.
In a mixing bowl, add oil, honey, eggs, vanilla, salt and baking soda. Mix well until combined.
Add the almond flour (sifted, if needed) and cocoa powder, and stir until combined.
Line a 6 cavity muffin pan with liners. Divide the batter into 6 cupcakes.
Bake in the Sharp Superheated Steam Countertop Oven at 350º for 18 minutes, until the centers are fully cooked.
Frost with white chocolate buttercream, and decorate simply with sprinkles.
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Hello and welcome home to Simply Better Living! I’m Gina, and I enjoy sharing mindful recipes and lifestyle tips to encourage others to live a simply better life. Of the things I enjoy most, food, traveling, and my family certainly take precedent as the top 3. My goal is to show readers (like you) that eating and living consciously does not have to be a challenge. Believe it or not, it can, in fact, be an enjoyable experience even after a long day at work. Thank you for visiting Simply Better Living. I look forward to sharing more with you!