gluten-free chocolate coconut cake gluten-free chocolate coconut cake Israeli Kitchen Next time you're prepping for a gluten-free crowd, try this chocolate cake recipe. (Photo: Jerry James Stone)

Gluten-free chocolate coconut cake

Great for layering, or slice it up with a scoop of your favorite frozen dessert.

  • Yield: 8 slices
  • Prep time: 10 minutes
  • Cook time: 30 minutes

This recipe is part brownie, part cake, totally gluten-free and delicious. If you love coconut and chocolate, this is the dessert for you.


  • 1 cup unsalted butter
  • 1 1/2 cup chocolate chips
  • 3 eggs
  • 1 1/2 tablespoon instant coffee
  • 1 tablespoon vanilla extract
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 3/4 cup coconut flour
  • 1/2 tablespoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon sea salt
  • 1 cup shredded coconut


Preheat oven to 350°.

Melt butter in a sauce pan over a medium-low heat. Add chocolate chips and fully melt, careful not to burn. Let cool.

In a large bowl, combine all dry ingredients.

In a mixing bowl, combine liquid ingredients. Temper the egg mixture with some of the melted chocolate and then slowly add in the remaining amount.

Add the wet mixture to the dry.

Spread the mixture in a 9 inch spring cake pan. Bake for 30 minutes until a toothpick comes out clean.

Remove from oven and let cool before serving.

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