Vegan Turmeric Cake

16 Jun 2015
So after sharing with you the great benefits and uses of Turmeric (also known as Saffron), we wanted to share this recipe for Vegan Turmeric Cake with you. Enjoy!
vegan cake tumeric

Follow this recipe and enjoy: 


3 cups self rising flour

⅔ cup sugar

1 tbsp turmeric

1 ½ cups unsweetened shredded coconut

Pinch of salt

¾ cup vegetable oil

1 ¾ cups SWEETENED almond, coconut or soy milk

1 tbsp tahini (sesame paste)

Shelled pistachios for garnish


1.         Preheat the oven to 350F

2.         Coat the bottom and sides of a 11 x 7 x 1.5 in baking dish with tahini

3.         In a large bowl, place flour, sugar, turmeric and shredded coconut and salt and mix well

4.         Add vegetable oil and milk and gently stir all the ingredients together until just combined (do not over mix)

5.         Spoon batter evenly onto prepared baking dish

6.         Decorate with pistachios on top and bake at 350F for approximately 45 minutes.