Diabetic-friendly Homemade Cakes
In our home made baking activities at Cakes Plus, we are able to meet your requirements by offering a range of tasty low fat alternatives that are not only diabetic friendly but suitable for all the family. If you desire, we are also able to provide you with a selection of baked goods without any added sugar. A list of our more popular healthy alternatives follows. Wether you require a birthday cake, wedding cake, anniversary cake, special occasion cake, or simply a cake to stop those sweet cravings, then we can help you out. Why not have a look through our listing and then give Carol a call to discuss your particular requirements.
Kilojoule-reduced Christmas Fruit Cake
Our kilijoule reduced fruit cake is moist and dark with a fabulous flavour. Stewed apple combines with monounsaturated margarine, mixed fruit and a blend of spices to make this tasty alternative. Without loss of flavour, their kilogjoule count is almost half that of the traditional Christmas Cake. 20cm square
Price: $55.00 (1.75kg)
Kilojoule-reduced Christmas Pudding
Our moist, dark kilojoule-reduced Christmas Puddings are in a class of their own! With only almost half the kilojoule count of the traditional puddings you won't be dissapointed. Diabetic friendly, yet packed with mixed fruit and freshly stewed apple, the addition of sweet sherry and spices means this pudding is full of flavour. Highly recommended by our return customers
Price: $55.00 (1.75kg)
Low Fat Wholemeal Raspberry Muffins
Not too sweet and packed with goodness our Raspberry Muffins keep well and may be re-heated. Price includes butter as well as plastic knives and serviettes for serving. Minimum order 12.
Price: $3.50 (muffin )
Low Saturated Fat Pineapple Fruit Cake
You won't believe that a cake without butter, shortening, added sugar or artifical sweetner can taste so good. (For a vegan friendly version it can also be made without eggs if required - please be sure to specify when you order). This very moist fruitcake relies on canned unsweetened crushed pineapple and dried fruit for flavour and sweetness. Made with wholemeal flour it is very satisfying. Highly recommended by our regular customers.
Price: $40.00 (20cm round)
No Added Sugar Fruit Cakes
Yes that's right they have no added sugar at all, and rely on the dried fruit for sweetness. With only half the butter and eggs of the traditional recipe this one is ideal for diabetics or if we replace the butter with monounsurated canola oil, its ideal for those looking to reduce their saturated fat intake. Don't forget to specify your requirements when you order. 20cm round.
Price: $50.00 (1.5kg)
No Added Sugar Steamed Christmas Pudding
Can you believe a great tasting steamed Christmas Pudding with no added sugar? This pudding relies on mixed dried fruits for sweetness. Ideal for diabetics it is made with monounsaturated canola oil, and with only half the eggs of the traditional recipe, its also ideal for those looking to reduce their saturated fat intake. Can be made without eggs, but please be sure to specify your requirements when you order.
Price: $45.00 (1.5kg)
Orange /Poppyseed Cupcakes
Full of flavour and beautifully moist due to being steeped with orange syrup while they are hot from the oven. We are told these are the cupcake to die for. Why not try to see for yourself? Minimum order 12.
Price: $3.50 (per cupcake)
Organic Pumpkin Fruitcake
Our pumpkin fruitcake, made from organic ingredients, complies with the principles of the Gawler Foundation's Healing Cancer Diet. This flavoursome truly light fruitcake is both moist and satisfying. Baked in a 14cm x 21cm glass loaf pan.
Price: $50.00 (900g)
Organic Steamed Fruit Pudding
This recipe from the Gawler Foundation's cook book combines all natural organic products (bananas, fruit and breadcrumbs) to make a tasty, satisfying fruit pudding.With no added sugar, wheat-free, gluten free, egg free and dairy free it is suitable for cancer patients following the Gawler Foundation's cancer diet. Steamed in large glass pudding basin.
Sunshine Health Cake
All natural, healthy, heavy, moist ring cake packed with dried fruits, and grated fresh fruit and vegetables. No added sugar. Organic version available.
Price: $45.00 (20cm ring cake)