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Holiday Gingerbread

Try this cake warm from the oven with some whipped cream, or spoon the batter over applesauce in a Dutch oven and steam it like a pudding cake. This whole grain cake has no refined sugar but lots of flavor.


  • 1/2 cup Nutiva Organic Virgin Coconut Oil – Virgin Organic Virgin Coconut Oil
  • 1/2 cup Nutiva Organic Coconut Sugar Organic Coconut Sugar
  • 1/4 cup molasses
  • 1 egg
  • 1 cup whole wheat flour (white whole wheat is good)
  • 3/4 cup brown rice flour
  • 1/2 tsp sea salt
  • 1 tsp ginger ground
  • 1 tsp cinnamon ground
  • 1/4 tsp all spice
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 3/4 cup water boiling


  1. Beat the coconut oil (solid at room temperature) with the coconut sugar and molasses for 3-5 minutes until light brown. Add the egg and beat well.
  2. Mix the flours and the other dry ingredients together in a separate bowl and then add to the liquids and mix well.
  3. Add the boiling water and stir again. Pour batter into a greased, 9 inch by 9 inch pan and bake at 350°F for 25 minutes or until middle is set and sides just start to pull away from side of pan.


Made With Nutiva

Organic Coconut Sugar
Organic Coconut Sugar

With a subtly sweet taste, unrefined and unprocessed Nutiva Organic Coconut Sugar is the smarter sweetener option

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Organic Virgin Coconut Oil
Organic Virgin Coconut Oil

Cold-pressed and never refined, rich in lauric acid and versatile in your kitchen

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