Dessert Recipes

Recipe for Quinoa Chocolate Cake

2/3 cup white or yellow quinoa
11/2 cups water
Cover and simmer for 10 minutes
Turn off heat and leave covered for 10 more minutes then fluff with a fork – cool

Line 2 8″ pans with parchment paper

Whiz the following in a food processor or blender until smooth
1/3 cup milk
4 large eggs
1 tsp vanilla
3/4 cup melted butter
2 cups cooked quinoa

Add to
11/2 cups sugar
1 cup cocoa
11/2 tsps. baking powder
1/2 tsp baking soda
1/2 tsp salt

Pour batter in pans and bake at 350 for 40-45 minutes in the centre of the oven
Cool completely in the pans

Nutella or Chocolate Ganache between layers is awesome!!

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