Chocolate and beetroot cake recipes

Chocolate Beetroot Cake

Chocolate Beetroot Cake

Now add the beetroot puree and beat well to combine. The added beet makes the cake super soft and moist and wait, also healthy
Chocolate Beetroot Cake

Chocolate Beetroot Cake

Well, strange as it may sound beetroot and dark chocolate actually make the most perfect bedfellows. Place the dark chocolate in a bowl and set over a pan of gently simmering water
Decadent Chocolate Beetroot Cake

Decadent Chocolate Beetroot Cake

I found this cake slightly dry but OMGGGGG I thought let me micro it and what a transformation, it was like having a steam pudding and the melted chocolate on top made it heavenly
Beetroot chocolate cake with raw cacao powder (gluten free)

Beetroot chocolate cake with raw cacao powder (gluten free)

The high sugar and dairy inhibit the absorption of the tiny amount of cocoa flavanols that are thereIncorporating raw cacao powder into healthy recipesOne of the ways that I like to increase my healthy chocolate intake is via, ahem, cakes
Beetroot chocolate cake

Beetroot chocolate cake

I must admit it’s taken me years to find a chocolate cake recipe that’s as moist and as light as this one
Chocolate Beetroot Cake

Chocolate Beetroot Cake

Warm slices of delicious beetroot and chocolate cake. -Grate the beetroot and add it to the sugar/butter mix
OMG Chocolate & Beetroot Cake

OMG Chocolate & Beetroot Cake

At least, not until you’ve tried this ultimate chocolate and beetroot cake recipe. Stir the sugar, linseed, baking powder, spelt flour and melted chocolate into the beetroot and mix together well
Chocolate, Cardamom + Beetroot Cake

Chocolate, Cardamom + Beetroot Cake

Beetroot is oddly a great addition to chocolate cake – it makes it beautifully moist, and it also reduces the need for so much sugar, as beets are naturally sweet
Vegan chocolate beetroot cake

Vegan chocolate beetroot cake

Add the sugar and grated beetroot and mix to combine. Allow to cool a little and drizzle over cake. Sift the flour and cocoa together into a mixing bowl
Beetroot Chocolate Cake

Beetroot Chocolate Cake

And not just any chocolate cake but a Beetroot Chocolate cake. With Easter fast approaching there was only one kind of cake I could share with you and that is of course a chocolate cake
Chocolate + Beetroot Cake

Chocolate + Beetroot Cake

I have made this Chocolate + Beetroot cake on numerous occasions – and he is a big fan. Melt your chocolate and pour in the espresso and butter
Chocolate Beetroot Cake

Chocolate Beetroot Cake

You can cook with their leafy greens or use their deep red juice (courtesy of the compound betanin) as a natural dye, but here the root itself is grated and used in a chocolate cake