- 400 g flour
- 6 tbsp cacao powder
- 2 tsp baking powder
- 2 tsp baking soda
- 1 tsp vanilla powder (or 1/2 tsp extract)
- 300 g maple syrup
- 140 g coconut oil melted
- 4 bananas ripe
- 2 tbsp apple cider vinegar
- 2 cans sour cherries
- 250 g coconut yogurt vegan
- pinch vanilla for the yogurt
- 2 tbsp maple syrup for the yogurt
- 200 g berries for decoration
- Preaheat oven to 180?/350? and grease a ? 20cm/8 inch round baking tin with coconut oil.
- In a large bowl, combine all the dry ingredients. Set aside.
- Peel the bananas and mash with the back of a fork.
- In a large bowl, combine bananas, coconut oil, apple cider vinegar and maple syrup.
- Open the canned sour cherries and add 5 tbsp of the liquid. Reserve the rest of the liquid for other purposes if you like. Give it an other stir.
- Fold the wet mixture into dry mxture by using a large spoon. Then gently fold in all the cherries with no more liquid added.
- Fill HALF of the batter into the baking tin and bake for about 40 minutes. Stick in a toothpick right before the end of baking. If it comes out clean, the cake is done.
- Transfer to a cooling rack. After 10 minutes release from the tin (be careful – might still be hot) and let cool completely. In the meantime cook the other half of the batter the same way.
- Once your two layers are done, make sure you "flatten" the top of what is going to be the bottom cake. You can use a knife for this.
- Stir togehter all the ingredients for the coconut yoghurt and top the bottom layer with 1/3 of it.
- Add the top cake layer and top with the remaining coconut as well as fresh berries.