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Need a Vegan Chocolate Cake recipe

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BB Jun 16, 2005 04:57 PM

I am making a birthday cake for my Vegan uncle but am clueless on where I can find a good recipe. Does anyone have a recipe for a vegan chocolate cake. (No eggs/dairy) Thanks.

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    pecan pie wife Jun 17, 2005 01:37 PM

    I'm a fan of this recipe, which is quite good with powdered sugar on top. I haven't tried the suggested frosting, though. I wouldn't have known it was vegan if I hadn't made the recipe. And it really takes only 6 minutes to mix.

    Link: http://www.animaladvocacy.net/recipes...

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      Dizzied Jun 17, 2005 12:58 PM

      I don't have it on me, but there's a good one in Joy of Cooking which I have made on occasion. Obviously, it doesn't taste quite like something made with butter and eggs, but it's tasty. There's a vegan orange cake which is quite good too (I like sprinkling it with chocolate chips).

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        Caitlin McGrath Jun 18, 2005 03:40 PM

        The JOC recipe is identical to the Amazon cake linked to in another post.

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        JK Grence (the Cosmic Jester) Jun 16, 2005 06:06 PM

        Here you go! Not one, but *two* vegan chocolate cake recipes.

        http://www.wunderland.com/WTS/Andy/CookingWithMe/wacky.html

        http://www.wunderland.com/WTS/Ginohn/...

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          BB Jun 17, 2005 12:47 PM

          Thanks for the 2 recipes, have you tried them? Are they good? AKA, will non-vegans enjoy them as well?

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            JK Grence (the Cosmic Jester) Jun 17, 2005 01:05 PM

            I'd like to try making them, but I don't make cakes much to begin with and when it's 105 outside it's even more of a deterrent.

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