Sweet Potato Chai Spiced Cake Recipe

Sweet Potato Chai Spiced Cake Recipe

Load up on fibre with this healthy sweet potato cake packed with honey, spices and chai. Perfect for those winter mornings!

Developed by the wonderful Trisha whose recipes and foodie reviews have been featured in @bookatable @designmynight

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  • 1 sweet potato⁣
  • 3 tbsp Prana Chai⁣
  • 200ml water⁣
  • 100g flour⁣
  • 50g melted butter⁣
  • 2 eggs⁣
  • half tsp minced ginger⁣
  • half tsp cinnamon⁣
  • 2 cloves⁣
  • 2 tbsp honey⁣
  • 1 tsp vanilla essence (optional)⁣


  1. ☕️Slice the sweet potato in half and microwave for 5-8 minutes depending on the size of your sweet potato and power of your microwave. Make sure it’s soft then mash!⁣
  2. ☕️Make the chai concentrate by adding the water and chai into a pan of simmering water⁣
  3. ☕️Add the ginger, cinnamon, cloves and honey. Simmer for two minutes then leave to cool.⁣
  4. ☕️In a bowl, add the flour, eggs, melted butter, vanilla essence and mashed sweet potato. Pour the chai concentrate in and mix!⁣
  5. ☕️In the oven at 180 for about 20-25mins. Leave the sweet potato and chai mixture to cool as you don’t wanna cook the eggs!⁣


​Too dry? Add more water. ⁣
​Too runny? Add more flour.⁣