Cakes are unsurprisingly everyone’s favourite, be it a a birthday, anniversary or any other occasion or just have a slice of cake with tea or coffee.
This cake is delicious, sinful cake that is healthier, tastier and its eggless, butterless – Isn’t it wonderful? Made with whole wheat flour make it healthier with the crunch of dry fruits. This cake recipe is easy, super moist and rich in chocolate flavor. This is everything that makes a cake all the more exciting.
Whole Wheat Dry Fruits Chocolate Cake – No Egg, No Maida, No Butter
Whole Wheat Flour – 1 & 1/2 cups
Brown Sugar – 1 cup
Cocoa powder – 1/4 cup
Hot water – 1/2 cup
Milk – 1/2 cup
Chopped dry fruits – 1 cup
Refined Oil – 6 tbsp
Baking powder – 2 tsp
- Dry ingredients – Sieve whole wheat flour, baking powder, cocoa powder. Then add chopped dry fruits and mix them well. Keep mixture aside.
- Wet ingredients – In a grinder mix brown sugar, oil, water, milk and grind them until smooth mixture.
- Mix both dry and wet mixtures together. Now cake batter is ready.
- Now pour prepared cake batter into a greased baking pan.
- Tab the cake pan on a countertop to release any large air bubbles.
- Put cake pan into the preheated pressure cooker and bake it for 1 hour.
- Adjust sugar according to your taste.
- Baking time may vary.
- If baking in Oven: Bake in the preheated oven at 180 deg Celsius or around 360 Fahrenheit for about 60 minutes. The baking time may vary. So keep checking the cake after 40 to 45 minutes.
Pressure Cooker Method:
Grease the baking tin with oil and dust it by sprinkling whole wheat flour over greased surface evenly. Pour the mixture into the greased baking tin.
- Use the baking tin of 6 inches in diameter, so that it can easily get into the pressure cooker.
- Use a 5-liter pressure cooker. It should be big enough to hold the baking pan.
- Baking Tin should be made of Aluminium.
- If baking tin comes into direct contact with the base of the pressure cooker, it can burn ( overbake ) the cake. So use a pressure cooker container which has big holes in it or any aluminum small stand.
- No gasket and whistle are needed. Remove them before baking.
- Don’t add water to the pressure cooker.
How to Bake In A Pressure Cooker?
- Heat the pressure cooker on high heat for 2 minutes. Use sea salt or sand as a layer inside a cooker. Put a steel stand on a layer of salt or sand.
- Now put the cake tin containing the cake batter ( Do not put water inside the pressure cooker).
- Close the pressure cooker lid and do not put the whistle on the lid. Remove the gasket (rubber ring) from the lid.
- Lower the flame after 2 minutes. Let it bake for 50 -60 minutes on low flame. After 60 minutes check the cake with a knife, if the mixture does not stick, it means the cake is done.
- If batter still sticks to knife then again bake for another 10 minutes. Do not open the lid immediately.
- Eggless Pressure Cooker Cake is ready.
Categories: Cooker Cake