8 Awesome Egg-Free Cakes ...


Eggless cakes are not just for people who have to avoid eggs for dietary reasons. Of course, if you´re allergic it´s essential to find eggless cakes, and vegans choose not to eat them for ethical reasons. But have you ever wanted to make a cake and found that you´re out of eggs? Here are some awesome recipes for egg-free cakes that everyone can enjoy!

1. Eggless Chocolate Cake

Who doesn´t love chocolate cake? This has to be one of the yummiest egg-free cakes, with its delicious chocolate glaze. Some chocolate chips would make it extra gorgeous!


85g Butter, plus extra for greasing

2 tbsp Golden Syrup

1 tbsp Vanilla Extract

300g Self Raising Flour

100g Caster Sugar

25g Cocoa Powder

1 tsp Bicarbonate of Soda

Chocolate Glaze:

100g Dark Chocolate, broken into pieces

3 tbsp Golden Syrup


Heat oven to 160C/ fan 140C/ gas 3 and grease a 20cm round cake tin

Tip the butter, syrup and vanilla into a heatproof jug, add 300 ml boiling water and briefly whisk with a fork to combine

Sift the flour, sugar, cocoa and bicarbonate of soda into a large bowl, then in tip in the butter mixture. Stir until you have a smooth batter, then scrape into prepared tin. bake for 50 - 55 mins until the cake is well risen and springy to touch. Cool in tin for around 15 mins before turning out to cool on a wire rack.

To make glaze, put chocolate and syrup into a small glass bowl with 3 tbsp of water, and microwave for 30secs on high until melted and smooth. leave to cool, then pour over the cake before serving

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