Cooker Cake

Nuts Chocolate Brownie – Easter Special

Loaded with chocolate chips, and nuts this is the ultimate Easter brownie – A Special treat for afternoon tea or dessert. It is made with whole wheat flour, choco powder. To add some crunch I sprinkled some roasted sunflower seeds and flaxseeds with more chocolate chips. It tastes delicious – Chocolate lovers do try this ….

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Nuts Chocolate Brownie

Nuts Chocolate Brownie

Ingredients:
Whole Wheat Flour – 1 cup
Cocoa Powder – 1/2 cup
Brown Sugar – 3/4 cup
Cold Milk – 1 cup
Oil – 1/4 cup
Baking Soda – 1 tsp
Choco chips – 1/2 cup
A pinch of salt

Nuts Mix:
The Mix of Roasted Sunflower seeds, Flaxseeds, White chocolate chips, Chocolate chips – 3/4 cup ( 2 tbsp each)

Method :

  1. Toss 1 tsp of wheat flour with chocolate chips and keep it aside.
  2. Dry Ingredients: Shift whole wheat flour, cocoa powder, baking soda, salt twice and keep it aside.
  3. Wet Ingredients: Now add milk, brown sugar, oil, in a grinder until smooth.
  4. Now mix wet ingredients with dry ingredients well.
  5. Put batter into a greased pan. Sprinkle Nuts mix over cake and with help of spatula press nuts gently.
  6. Tab the cake pan on a countertop to release any large air bubbles.
  7. Put cake pan into the preheated pressure cooker and bake it for 1 hour.
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Easter Special

Tips:

  1. Adjust sugar according to your taste.
  2. Baking time may vary.
  3. If cake batter looks dry, add 2- 4 tbsp of milk.
  4. If baking in Oven: Bake in the preheated oven at 180 deg Celsius or around 360 Fahrenheit for about 1 hour. The baking time may vary. So keep checking the cake after 40 to 45 minutes.
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Chocolaty Treat

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.

Important Notes:

  • 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 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?

  1. 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.
  2. Now put the cake tin containing the cake batter ( Do not put water inside the pressure cooker).
  3. Close the pressure cooker lid and do not put the whistle on the lid. Remove the gasket (rubber ring) from the lid.
  4. Lower the flame after 2 minutes. Let it bake for 50 -60 minutes on low flame. After 60 minutes check cake with a knife, if the mixture does not stick, it means the cake is done.
  5. If batter still sticks to knife then again bake for another 10 minutes. Do not open the lid immediately.
  6. Eggless Pressure Cooker Cake is ready.
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Yummy Treat

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