Vegan Gingerbread Cupcakes

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  • Summary

    Vegan Gingerbread Cupcakes are moist and sweet with a hint of warming ginger and zesty orange. They are topped off with smooth Spiced Date Icing and a sprinkle of orange zest for colour!

    Ingredients

    • 2 Tbsp ground chia seeds, 6 Tbsp water
    • 2 1/4 cups spelt flour
    • 1/2 cup coconut sugar
    • 1 tsp baking soda
    • 1/4 tsp Himalayan rock salt
    • 1 1/2 tsp ginger
    • 1/2 tsp cinnamon
    • 3/4 cup blackstrap molasses
    • ⅓ cup coconut oil melted
    • 1/2 cup almond milk
    • ½ tsp vanilla
    • 2 Tbsp orange zest
    • - Spiced Date Icing Ingredients -
    • 1 cup Medjool dates pitted, roughly 9
    • 1/4 cup maple syrup
    • 1/4 to 1/2 cup water, depending on how dry the dates are
    • 1/2 tsp ground cinnamon
    • 1/2 tsp ginger
    • Pinch nutmeg
    • Pinch cardamom
    • 2 Tbsp orange zest for topping

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 9
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 357 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 10 g 15.31%
    • Saturated Fat: 7 g 34.03%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 0 mg 0%
    • Sodium: 230 mg 9.6%
    • Calcium: 91 mg 9.06%
    • Potassium: 652 mg 18.62%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 2 mg 13.46%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 64 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 5 g 21.21%
    • Sugar: 42 g
    • Protein: 4 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 1.9%
    • Vitamin C 8.37%
    • 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 - Fat2
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs2
    • Exchange - Starch1
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total2 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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