by Zemas Madhouse Foods
Dec 2014


Zemas Gluten-Free Halloween Spiderweb Cake
Spook up any party with Zemas Halloween Spiderweb Cake.
  1. 1 c. Zemas Gluten-Free Cocoa Teff Pancake & Waffle mix
  2. 1 egg + 1 egg white (egg replacer)
  3. ¾ c. palm sugar (sugar of choice)
  4. ½ c. milk of choice (almond, rice, coconut, dairy)
  5. ¼ c. unsweetened applesauce
  6. ¼ c. oil of choice (coconut, grape seed, olive)
  7. 1 t. pure vanilla extract
  8. 1 ½ t. instant espresso or instant coffee powder
  9. 1 oz. unsweetened baking cocoa bar (dairy-free or regular)
Cream Cheese Filling
  1. 3 oz. cream cheese, room temp. (dairy-free or regular)
  2. 1 egg yolk
  3. 1 T. sorghum flour (brown rice flour)
  4. 1 T. pure maple syrup
  5. ½ t. pure vanilla extract
  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees and spray with non-stick.
  2. In microwave safe dish, cook cocoa bar for 15 seconds.
  3. Stir and cook another 15 seconds and repeat until totally melted.
  4. In second bowl, combine Zemas mix with sugar and espresso powder.
  5. In stand mixer with paddle attachment mix oil and melted cocoa bar.
  6. Add in eggs and beat on medium until light and fluffy.
  7. Add in applesauce, milk, and vanilla. Mix until smooth.
  8. Add in dry mixture and mix until just combined.
  9. Pour into cake pan and set aside.
  10. In stand mixer, beat all frosting ingredients until smooth.
  11. For spider web effect, use a piping bag and round tip place the cream cheese mixture inside. (If you don’t have one, use a zip lock and cut the corner of the bag)
  12. Place a large dot of cream cheese in the middle of the cake (quarter size). Create 3 circles around the dot creating a bulls-eye appearance.
  13. Take a butter knife and starting in the center, drag the knife out. Wipe down knife and repeat 8 times around the circle.
  14. Bake 23-28 minutes or until toothpick comes out dry. Allow to cool.
  1. Zemas favorite egg replacer is mixing ¼ c. water with 1 T. of chia seeds. Stir and allow to gel (approx. 5 minutes).
  2. The cake can also become a Snowflake by running the knife through the cream cheese in the opposite direction.
  3. Love Zemas Halloween Spiderweb cake then try Zemas gluten-free Rocky Road Cookie recipe using our Gluten-Free Chocolate Chip Cookie mix.
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