Gluten-Free Carrot Cake Donuts


Ingredients:

  • For the Donuts:
  • 2 cups all purpose gf flour
  • 1 cup coconut palm sugar
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice
  • 1 cup milk
  • 2 large eggs, separated
  • 2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/2 cup liquid coconut oil
  • 1 cup finely shredded carrots
  • 1/3 cup chopped walnuts
  • 1/3 cup raisins
  • For the Glaze:
  • 2 cup powdered sugar
  • 4 tablespoons milk

YIELD: about 8 large donuts

DIRECTIONS:

Mix the together the flour, sugar, baking powder, baking soda, salt and spices together in a medium bowl and set aside.

Combine the egg yolks, milk, vanilla and coconut oil together. Leave out egg whites.

Whisk the egg whites to medium peaks.

Add the wet to the dry, mix well. Then fold in egg whites.

Pour or pipe into greased donut pans and bake at 350F for 25 min.

To make the glaze, mix the powdered sugar and milk together until smooth.

Once donuts are cool, dip lightly on one side to glaze.

Colleen Saltarelli

Colleen is an ISSA Certified Nutrition Coach, Culinary Institute of America Graduate and Your Gluten-Free Celiac Sidekick.

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Colleen is an ISSA Certified Nutrition Coach, Culinary Institute of America Graduate and Your Gluten-Free Celiac Sidekick.