Chocolate Cupcakes with Strawberry Frosting (Grain-Free, Nut-Free)

Chocolate Cupcakes with Strawberry Frosting (Grain-Free, Nut-Free)
Chocolate Cupcakes with Strawberry Frosting (Grain-Free, Nut-Free)
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    You can double this recipe to make a 2-layer chocolate cake. I made this for my daughter's 13th birthday party and the kids loved it (and they had no idea it was grain-free)! Makes about 12-14 cupcakes

    Ingredients

    • 1 cup coconut flour
    • 1/2 teaspoon Celtic sea salt
    • 1 teaspoon baking soda
    • 1/3 cup cocoa powder
    • 8 ounces semisweet chocolate chips (I used Enjoy Life), melted
    • 6 tablespoons butter (or 5 tablespoons coconut oil for dairy-free), melted
    • 1/2 cup maple syrup
    • 8 eggs
    • 1/2 cup plain whole yogurt (use coconut milk yogurt for dairy-free)
    • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
    • 1 cup palm shortening
    • 1/2 cup raw honey
    • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
    • 2 tablespoons arrowroot flour
    • 2 tablespoons coconut butter
    • 1/2 teaspoon unflavored, grass-fed gelatin
    • 1/4 cup pureed strawberries (about 3 large strawberries)
    • 12 whole strawberries

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 1
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 5110 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 405 g 622.58%
    • Saturated Fat: 208 g 1041.6%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 0 mg 0%
    • Sodium: 2774 mg 115.6%
    • Calcium: 239 mg 23.92%
    • Potassium: 1133 mg 32.38%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 8 mg 42.39%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 233 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 28 g 110.16%
    • Sugar: 175 g
    • Protein: 55 g
    • Alcohol: 4 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 2 g
    • Vitamin A 0.09%
    • Vitamin C 279.55%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat81
    • Exchange - Fruit1
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs12
    • Exchange - Starch1
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total1 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit2 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total4 oz-eq

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