Have cookies IN your cake with this easy, gluten free vegan coconut flour mug cake that’s mixed with crumbled up lemon macaroons. It’s a healthy dessert that’s ready in under 5 minutes!
Just a heads up that is AMAZING 2-desserts-in-1 recipe is sponsored by my awesome friends over at Love With Food! You’re gonna love their snack boxes!
PIN Vegan Coconut Flour Mug Cake
I am about to type a sentence that is gonna make your hungry mouth very happy:
Gluten Free Cake. In 5 MINUTES.
CAKE (in 5 minutes!!) that is mixed with COOKIES.
Cookies. INSIDE YOUR CAKE. In 5 MINUTES.
Totally and utterly in major <3<3<3 with everything about this vegan cake in a mug.
It’s basically just ridiculously simple, sweet and tangy lemon-flavored deliciousness happening inside a mug of HAPPINESS.
SRSLY. I thought that my morning mug of coffee (with an oatmeal breakfast bar) was my happy place. But then I mixed almond flour and coconut flour and drizzled in a splash of sour lemon that placed RLY RLY nice with sticky-sweet agave, creamy homemade almond butter and LEMON GINGER MACAROONS.
Move over coffee + breakfast bar combo. Vegan mug cake with coconut flour is IN DA HOUSE.
Hey coffee…don’t move TOO far though. I still need you to, you know, function. You understand this.[Tweet “Have cookies IN your cake with this #Glutenfree #Vegan Lemon Macaroon Mug Cake! @LoveWithFood”]
OH MY GOSH. <– HAVING A REVELATION ALERT: What if you had a mug of coffee WITH this tender, soft vegan mug cake recipe mixed with chewy, spicy-sweet, crumbled up coconut-y macaroons. Too much?
Also: I know we JUST had tropical paleo lemon bars on Monday. I’m going through a lemon phase. You understand.
Don’t be alarmed when you see a no bake paleo lemon bars recipe coming to your face soon. I might be also obsessing over lemon muffin gluten free breakfast casseroles these days.
ANYWAY. There are a few fun facts that you need to know about this magical “cookies in a mug cake recipe” hybrid (aka your new favorite snack EVER):
- It’s a snack. MADE OF OTHER SNACKS. Because why snack once when you could do it MULTIPLE TIMES in ONE bite.
Go big or GO HOME my peeps.
- I made aforementioned vegan coconut flour mug cake snackinasnack from fun, tasty products that I got inside my Gluten Free Love with Food Snack Box!
Have ya’ll hear about Love with Food and their subscription snack boxes? Grab a seat (and a mug) and lemme just blow your hungry-snacking-mind for one second.
Ps. are we saying the word “snack” too much? Is there such thing as too much snackin’? I’m voting “no” on this important life topic.
So, Love with Food. Their motto is “snack smart and do good.” I meannnnn, who does not agree to such a saying amIright? They’re going to help Y-O-U get through the so-hungry-imma-heat-my-arm feelin’s that happen between lunch and dinner because they discover SUPER YUMMY organic, all-natural or gluten-free snacks and then deliver them to your door monthly.
AND IN A FUN RED BOX.
Think of them as the Santa of snacks. And when you open your door to this foodie gift, you’re going to get ALL THE FEELS that you get on Christmas morning.
But, EVERY. SINGLE. MONTH.
Just when you thought it could not get one ounce better lemme just tell you this: they even donate a portion of the proceeds to help fight childhood hunger in the U.S and around the world.
S-E-E? “Snack smart. Do good.” It’s a REAL THING YO’.
You know what else is real? My love for the raw + chia Barney Butter almond butter and the Emmy’s Organics Lemon Ginger Macaroons that I found in my last snack box. These macaroons though.
Like, HOLY YUMMY IN MY TUMMY.
They’re tender, chewy, super sweet but a little tangy and basically the world’s most perfect raw cookie that has ever existed in this galaxy. Big shoes to fill, these little cookies have.
But, they FILL THEM JUST FIIIIINE.
And inside a vegan coconut flour mug cake? <– Probably also good inside microwave strawberry protein mug cake! Lemon + strawberries = <3
It’ll fill YOU even FIIIIIINE-R
Just go with it.
Other Recipes You Might Like:
Easy banana bread in a mug cake
Coconut Flour Chocolate Paleo Mug Cake
Low Carb Keto Chocolate Mug Cake
- 1/4 Cup + 3 Tbsp Almond flour
- 1 Tbsp Coconut flour
- Pinch of salt
- 1 Tbsp Water
- 1 Tbsp Lemon juice
- 1 tsp Baking powder
- 1 Tbsp Barney Butter Raw + Chia Almond Butter The whole snack packet from your box
- 1/4 Cup Unsweetened apple sauce
- 1 Tbsp Agave
- 1 tsp Raw Vanilla extract
- 3 Emmy's Organics Lemon Ginger Macaroons 1 package
- Rub 2 8 oz mugs with coconut oil.
- In a medium bowl, stir together the almond flour, coconut flour and a pinch of salt.
- In a separate small bowl, whisk together the water, lemon juice and baking powder until frothy. Add in the almond butter, apple sauce, agave and vanilla and whisk until smooth and combined.
- Stir into the flour mixture until well combined.
- Crumble up 2 of the macaroons and gently fold them into the batter.
- Divide the batter evenly between the 2 mugs and gently out evenly.
- Microwave for 2 minutes* at full power, or until the cake feels set and begins to just pull away from the sides of the mug. Note that it won't rise a ton as there are no eggs.
- Crumble the remaining macaroon up and divide between the two cups.
Tips & Notes:
Recipes written and produced on Food Faith Fitness are for informational purposes only.
FOR THIS RECIPE, I RECOMMEND:
- Emmy's Organic's Lemon Ginger Macaroons
- Barney Butter Raw & Chia Almond Butter
- Almond Flour
- Mixing Bowls
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Weight Watchers Points Per Serving: SmartPoints: 16 Points+: 9. Old Points: 11
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