Category: Cakes

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Soccer Ball Cake / Easy Sponge Cake

Today was my little one Shayaan’s birthday. Alhamdulillah, he is now 7 ! Recently he has been starting to play soccer so I decided to make him a soccer ball cake. Ingredients: 1 cup plain flour1 tsp baking powder4 eggs3/4 cup sugar, powdered3/4 tsp vanilla essence1/4 cup milk1/4 cup oil1 tsp vinegar1/2 tsp baking soda […]

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Pumpkin Cake

Ingredients: 2 cup ripe pumpkin, peeled and cubed1 1/2 cup milk1 1/2 cup plain flour1 tsp baking powder1/4 tsp salt3 large eggs1/2 cup oil1 1/2 cup sugar, powdered1/2-1 tsp vanilla essence1/4 tsp baking soda2 tsp vinegar Preparation: Peel and cut pumpkin into cubes and cook it adding milk till done. Keep it aside to cool. […]

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Choco Strawberry Mirror Glazed Mousse Cake

Ingredients: For Chocolate Cake: 2/3 cup (160 ml) plain flour1/3 cup cocoa powder3/4 tsp baking powder3/4 tsp baking soda2/3 cup sugar1 egg1/4 cup oil1/2 tsp vanilla essence1/4 cup milk1/2 cup buttermilk For Sugar Syrup: 1/4 cup sugar3/4 cup water 2 cups whipping cream For Strawberry Mousse: 300 gm strawberries1/4 cup sugar ( or as required)1 […]

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Hot Milk Sponge Cake In Sandwich Maker

Ingredients: 1/2 cup plain flour1/2 tsp baking powder1/2 cup sugar1 egg1/4 cup hot milk1/2 tsp vanilla essence1/2 tbsp melted butter Preparation: Sift together plain flour and baking powder and keep it aside. In a bowl, add the egg and the vanilla essence and beat well until fluffy. Add sugar to this and beat again. Add […]

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Open Book Cake / Chocolate Mud Cake

Last month was my little one Shayaan‘s 6th birthday. He enjoys collecting and reading books. So for this year’s birthday cake we chose ” open book” as the theme… Ingredients: For Chocolate Mud Cake: 2 cups plain flour1/2 cup cocoa powder2 tsp baking powder1/2 tsp baking soda1/2 tsp salt3/4 cup water250 gm unsalted butter, at […]

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Coconut Banana Cake

Ingredients: 1 1/2 cup plain flour 1/2 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp baking soda 1/4 tsp salt 3 eggs 1 cup sugar 1/4 cup vegetable oil 1 tsp vanilla essence 3/4 cup + 2 tbsp fresh grated coconut 2 tbsp chopped almonds Preparation: Preheat the oven to 190 degree celcius. Grease a cake tin with […]

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Neapolitan Purse / Handbag Cake

                      I made this cake 2 months ago, for my daughter Safa‘s 10th birthday…It is a purse/ handbag shaped Neapolitan cake with layers of 3 flavours- chocolate, vanilla and strawberry.. You can layer the cakes in any order you prefer… Ingredients: For Neapolitan Cake: 2 […]

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Sprinkle Lamingtons

Ingredients: 2 cups plain flour 1 1/4 cup castor sugar 3/4 cup cocoa powder 1 cup milk 3 eggs 1/2 cup vegetable oil 60 ml vinegar 2 tsp vanilla essence 2 tsp baking soda For Chocolate Coating: 350 gm icing sugar 60 gm cocoa powder 180 ml boiling water 2 cups of coloured sprinkles Preparation: […]

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Twix Cake

Ingredients: For Vanilla Loaf: 3/4 cup all purpose flour 1 tsp baking powder a pinch of salt 55 gm unsalted butter, at room temperature 1/2 cup sugar 1 egg 1/4 cup milk 1/2 tsp vanilla essence For Caramel Sauce: 150 gm / 3/4 cup sugar 75 gm unsalted butter 1/4 cup + 2 tbsp fresh cream […]