All posts tagged: Muffins

Sweet Potato Cinnamon Cakes with a Caramel Drizzle

Last week I was struggling with breakfast ideas and time was ticking on,  so I ended up making some quick sweet potato cinnamon cakes. Initially they were supposed to be breakfast muffins, but as always they didn’t rise as I’d hoped; so they ended up being just little cakes – not even making the cupcake category. Even though they aren’t perfect, they taste amazing and double up well as snacks on the go and combined with the vegan caramel drizzle, who could say no to these? My sister even loved them and boldly stated,  “you would never tell there was sweet potato in them”. I can’t decide if that’s a good or bad thing. These sweet potato cinnamon cakes are really easy to make too and are completely vegan, refined sugar and egg free, and depending on whether you use gluten free self rising flour, they can be gluten free too. Yields: 6-7 Cakes Ingredients  355g Sweet Potato (cooked) 50g Self Rising Flour 50g Oats 60ml Unsweetened Almond Milk 1 Tbsp Ground Cinnamon 1 Tbsp …

Kodiak Cakes: Whole Wheat, Oat & Honey Blueberry Muffins.

I still have so many Kodiak Cakes products left after being sent a ton of stuff by Cardiff Sports Nutrition a few months back. But, I’m slowly working my way through it all. This whole wheat, oat and honey flapjack and waffle mix however, wasn’t my favourite when it came to pancakes: the pancakes always turned out so sticky and stodgy and I tried numerous ways of eating and cooking them, but the outcome was always the same – sticky and stodgy.