Cranberry Upside Down Cake Recipe - Vegetarian Times

Cranberry Upside Down Cake

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Chef Bryant Terry took inspiration from pineapple upside-down cakes to create this dessert.

  • 8Servings

Ingredients

  • 8 Tbs. coconut butter, divided
  • 1 cup raw cane sugar, divided
  • 1 1/2 cups fresh cranberries
  • 11 Tbs. plain soymilk, divided
  • 2 Tbs. ground flaxseeds
  • 2 Tbs. molasses
  • 3/4 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup whole-wheat pastry flour
  • 3/4 tsp. baking powder
  • 1/4 tsp. baking soda
  • 1/4 tsp. salt
  • 1 Tbs. apple cider vinegar
  • 1 cup toasted walnut halves

Preparation

1. Preheat oven to 350°F. Line 8-inch cake pan with parchment paper.

2. Melt 2 Tbs. coconut butter in prepared pan set in oven. Tilt pan to evenly coat. Sprinkle 1/2 cup sugar over melted coconut butter. Top with cranberries.

3. Blend 6 Tbs. soymilk, flaxseed, and molasses in blender until smooth.

4. Whisk together flours, remaining 1/2 cup sugar, baking powder, baking soda, and salt in bowl. Add remaining 6 Tbs. coconut butter, 5 Tbs. soymilk, and vinegar. Beat on low speed until moistened. Increase speed to high, and beat 2 minutes, gradually adding flaxseed mixture. Fold in walnuts.

5. Spread batter over cranberries in pan. Bake 40 minutes, or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool on rack 20 minutes. Invert cake onto serving plate. Peel off parchment; cool completely.

Nutrition Information

  • Calories: 384
  • Carbohydrate Content: 51 g
  • Fat Content: 19 g
  • Fiber Content: 6 g
  • Protein Content: 6 g
  • Saturated Fat Content: 9 g
  • Sodium Content: 183 mg
  • Sugar Content: 29 g