Gluten Free Coconut Key Lime Cupcakes

star rating icon star rating icon star rating icon star rating icon star rating icon
Average Rating: 5 | Rated By: 1 users

You would never know that these are gluten free coconut key lime cupcakes. They have a dreamy consistency that will melt in your mouth and are very addictive. The cupcakes can be made with or without the icing because both versions are fabulous and effortlessly scrumptious


  • 3 large eggs, room temperature
  • ½ cup melted coconut oil
  • 1/3 cup pure maple syrup
  • 1/3 cup coconut milk (not canned)
  • 1 Tbsp. fresh lime juice
  • ½ cup coconut flour
  • 1/3 cup unsweetened shredded coconut
  • ½ teaspoon Himalayan pink salt
  • ½ teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 cup heavy cream or for dairy-free option use coconut cream
  • 1/3 cup pure maple syrup
  • 1 tsp. vanilla extract
  • Zest of 1 lime
  • *As an Amazon Associate and member of other affiliate programs, I earn from qualifying purchases. Please check out my sponsorship and disclosure policy page for more details


  • Preheat oven to 350 F and line cupcake pan with paper liners
  • In a medium bowl using a hand blender, mix eggs, coconut oil, maple syrup, coconut milk and lime juice
  • Blend in coconut flour, shredded coconut, salt and baking soda
  • Spoon cupcake batter into each cupcake liner about ¾ way up and bake for 20 – 25 minutes
  • In a large bowl, whip the cream, maple syrup, vanilla and lime zest with a hand held mixer until cream forms soft peaks
  • Frost cooled cupcakes with icing
  • Leave a Comment

    No comments yet.

    Add a Rating

    Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

    Similar Recipes

    Flourless Chocolate Cheesecake Cupcakes

    Flourless Chocolate Cheesecake Cupcakes

    When it comes to chocolate cheesecake, smaller portions are always welcome such as these cupcakes. These gluten free flourless chocolate cheesecake cupcakes may look complicated but are simple to make. A small delectable dessert such as these morsels, everyone will love. The small cupcakes are especially popular at Valentines. Enjoy!             […] Read More

    Prep Time icon Prep Time 15 Minutes
    Serves icon Serves 8
    Gluten Free Cinnamon Donuts Recipe

    Gluten Free Cinnamon Donuts Recipe

    Make delicious gluten free cinnamon donuts with this easy to follow recipe. When it comes to special treats, gluten free cinnamon donuts always make the list. Making them from scratch can seem overwhelming, but they are fast and easy I especially like to bring these to kids birthday parties instead of the usual cupcakes. They […] Read More

    Prep Time icon Prep Time 15 Minutes
    Difficulty icon Difficulty Easy
    Cook Time icon Cook Time 20 Minutes