Allergy-Friendly Cake Recipe Base

Allergy-Friendly Low-Trigger Cake

Flavor numerous ways but get the base recipe right with this take on Depression-Era Wacky Cake, originally created due to ingredient scarcity, this recipe makes a fabulous foundation for your favorite desserts.
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 40 mins


  • 1 3/4 cup cassava or gluten-free flour
  • 1 cup coconut sugar
  • 1 tbsp baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1 tbsp distilled vinegar
  • 5 tbsp extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 cup water


  • Combine dry ingredients in mixing bowl and mix thoroughly
  • Add wet ingredients and stir to combine until batter is smooth
  • Grease baking dish (I use parchment paper in the bottom of the pan & brush the top with olive oil).
Keyword additive-free, corn free, dairy free, egg free, fermented-food free, gluten free, low-histamine, low-tyramine, migraine friendly, nightshade free, nut free, soy free