Dairy Free Double Chocolate Pecan Cake!

2 months ago

Vegan Food For Meateaters (S01 E02)

In Vegan Food for Meat Eaters, host Rose Alvarez prepares flavorful vegan versions of all your favorite meat eater foods! You won’t find any bland vegan meals here! From flavorful seitan steaks to delicious deserts, Rose shows us how to deliver sweet and savory vegan foods that will surprise and satisfy all the carnivores in your life.

Double Chocolate Pecan Cake


Dry Ingredients

1 1/2 cup all purpose flour

1/3 cup unsweetened cocoa powder

1 cup granulated sugar

1/2 tsp salt

1 tsp baking soda

Wet Ingredients

1/3 cup vegetable oil

1 cup cold water

1 tbsp apple cider vinegar

1 tsp vanilla extract


1 cup chopped pecans, or your favorite nut

1/3 cup non dairy semi sweet mini chocolate chips

Extra pecans for garnish


4 tbsp non dairy butter, softened

2 cup powdered sugar

1/2 cup cocoa powder

1/4 cup non dairy milk (approx)


Pre heat oven to 350F.

In a mixing bowl, mix all of the dry ingredients together.

In a separate mixing bowl, mix together the dry ingredients.

Combine wet and dry ingredients and mix until everything is well combined.

Fold in the chopped pecans and mini chocolate chips.

Add cake mixture into a round greased cake pan.

Place in the oven for 30 minutes or until a toothpick comes out clean.

For the frosting

In a mixing bowl, add soften non dairy butter, powdered sugar, and cocoa powder, and mix until everything is well blended. Add milk, 1 tbsp at a time until you reach a spreadable frosting consistency.

Frost Cake and garnish with a sprinkle of pecans over top and all that is left now is ENJOY!

If you have any vegan cuisine questions reach out to Rose using social media and #guruhub!