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Vegan Chocolate Babka – Holy Cow Vegan

Vegan Chocolate Babka – Holy Cow Vegan


The proper vegan babka is inside simple attain with this mouthwatering recipe for a vegan chocolate babka! This eggless and dairy-free model of the favored Jewish dessert bread is tender, wealthy and completely flaky with layers of taste from a fudgy chocolate filling, chocolate streusel and sugar syrup.

Vegan chocolate babka slices on marble board with green napkin in background.

There’s virtually no dessert bread on the planet that is as addictive as a well-made chocolate babka. Arguably so, maybe, however you would be exhausting put to it to seek out one other bread with that wealthy, flaky, buttery crumb and swirls of complimentary flavors. Have a slice, and also you’re hooked. For good.

My vegan chocolate babka recipe does not miss any of that wonderfulness, however it’s dairy-free and eggless. It is a recipe I shared with you a lot, a few years in the past, and so lots of you’ve got beloved making it. With this replace I’ve not solely made the recipe even higher, I’ve made it fairly foolproof.

Making a babka is a multi-step course of, starting with creating the buttery dough, which is very similar to the dough for a vegan brioche or perhaps a vegan challah (you possibly can, in actual fact, use my olive oil brioche recipe for the babka bread dough should you’d moderately not use vegan butter). You’ll make the vegan chocolate filling and sugar syrup and the non-compulsory streusel individually, earlier than placing the whole lot collectively. The bread additionally wants three rises.

It’d look like quite a lot of work nevertheless it actually is not as a result of every of those steps is sort of brief and requires simply two or three elements. I will present you ways break down the method so all of it turns into simple and really doable.

Once I make a babka, I all the time make two loaves–one to eat and one to share. Apart from, if you will go to the difficulty of constructing one, why not make two and make another person very, very completely satisfied?