Must-try cake recipes

5 super-easy cake recipes that you ought to try

Craving for something delish? Here, we share with you our favourite cake recipes that you must try. These are super simple to make and a must-read for all bakers.

Dark Chocolate Cake

We have the perfect recipe for an eggless chocolate cake. All you need to do is melt dark chocolate and butter together and then mix them with condensed milk. Whisk in the dry ingredients with some milk and bake the cake in an oven. The best part is that you can decorate the cake whichever way you want. Read full recipe here.

Easy-to-make dark chocolate cake

New York Cheesecake

Now, this cake may take hours to set, but if you have patience, this is going to be your best bake. Start with making a crumbly base using digestive biscuits. Then mix together cream cheese, sugar, sour cream and fresh cream. Put in eggs, cornflour, vanilla essence and lemon juice. When the batter is ready, bake the cheesecake and put it in the refrigerator to set. Detailed recipe here.

Brownie Cake

A single slice of brownie is never enough. To make the brownie cake, melt chocolate and butter together. While that happens, in another bowl, mix white and brown sugar with eggs. Put in the chocolate and butter mix along with the dry ingredients. Fold the ingredients together to make the batter and put it in the oven. Click here to read the full recipe.

Sponge Cake

Who doesn’t like vanilla sponge cake? Start with whisking butter along with condensed milk. Add vanilla essence and alternate the dry ingredients with cold milk. Once the batter is ready, put it in a baking tray and bake it for 20-25 minutes. Check out the detailed recipe here.

Protein Cake

This is a perfect recipe for all fitness enthusiasts. For this cake as well, you need to start by mixing melted butter and dark chocolate. Now, add a bit of condensed milk or sugar. To this, add the chocolate-flavoured Whey protein along with powdered oats and baking powder. Next up, add vanilla essence and cinnamon powder, whisk together all ingredients by putting in milk. Bake it in an oven or a microwave. Read full recipe on this link.

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Make dessert for your sibling this Rakhi

5 desserts that you can easily make at home on Rakhi

Here are 5 easy to make and extremely delicious recipes for desserts that you can prepare on Rakhi and enjoy with your siblings.

With Rakhi almost here, it is time to gorge on some desserts. But, like us, if you are also one of those people who are still extremely sceptical about eating food from outside, we have some great news for you.

We are going to share some of the most simple and quick to prepare recipes for desserts that you can enjoy with your siblings on this auspicious day. From various types of cakes and brownies to kheer, we are going to talk about everything.

Eggless Dark Chocolate Cake

This is the perfect recipe for you to try. Best part you can go as crazy as possible with the topping or can just avoid the topping altogether and eat the warm cake fresh out of the oven. The ingredients that you will need for this one are butter, dark chocolate, milkmaid, all-purpose flour, cocoa powder, baking powder, milk and some cream. Read the full recipe here.

Eggless Sponge Cake

This is one of the best cakes that we have ever prepared. The texture is like a cloud that dissolves in the mouth. We cannot recommend this cake enough. For the vanilla eggless sponge cake, you will need butter, condensed milk, vanilla essence, all-purpose flour, milk and baking powder. Read the full recipe here.

Cheese Cake

While we are still on the topic of cakes, can you imagine how cool it would be to bake a delicious cheesecake at home? Have you also been missing the heavenly slice of the New York cheesecake from your favourite bakery? Well, we have news for you. You can now make it at home with our simple recipe. Read about it here.

Kheer

Let’s get to the kheer now. For this famous Indian dessert, the ingredients are extremely simple, it is all about the timings. The only ingredients that you require for making kheer are rice, water, milk, sugar, saffron and dry fruits are optional. That is all. Eat it warm or enjoy it cold with your siblings, they will love it either way. Read all about the timings in the detailed recipe here.

Dairy-free coconut ice cream

Yes, you read that right, dairy-free ice cream, that too at home. The only thing that you will need to take care of here is that the ice cream needs to freeze overnight. So you will have to do your preparations according to that. It is extremely easy, the only ingredients that you need are coconut milk, almond milk, sugar and a little bit of salt. Read the recipe here.

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Simple recipe for homemade dark chocolate cake

EASY RECIPE: Scrumptious dark chocolate cake that needs no egg

Wear your baker’s hat and try out this super easy recipe for eggless dark chocolate cake.

Chocolate, it is such an amazing ingredient. You can have oodles of it just like that or can put in a few more ingredients to make an amazing dessert. Talking about this decadent devil, dark chocolate is our favourite. The bitterness in it and the flavour of cocoa makes it heavenly. 

Now you are craving for some chocolate, aren’t you? This time instead of having it the usual way, make a cake with it and we’ll tell you how. 

To kick away your Monday blues, we share with you our simple recipe for eggless dark chocolate cake. 

Ingredients you’ll require to make the cake:

Butter100 gms
Dark chocolate50 gms
Condensed milk (milkmaid)1 tin
All-purpose flour (maida)1 cup
Cocoa powder2 tbsp
Baking powder1 tsp
Milk 1 cup
Chocolate for decorationAs per requirement
Cream50 gms
Easy-to-make dark chocolate cake

Follow this method to make the dark chocolate cake:

In a bowl, put butter and dark chocolate. Put the bowl in a microwave for about a minute. Once the ingredients melt, add condensed milk in the bowl and whisk the ingredients till combined. 

In a separate bowl, add all-purpose flour, cocoa powder and baking powder after passing through a sieve. With the help of a spoon, mix the ingredients. 

Now comes the tricky part. To make the batter, mix the dry and wet ingredients. Add the dry ingredients into the bowl with wet ingredients while alternating it with milk. 

While whisking you should take care that lumps don’t form in the batter. Once done, pour the batter in a baking tray. Now, if you are using a silicon mould, you don’t need to oil it, but if you are using an aluminium tray, you can grease it with oil. 

Easy-to-make dark chocolate cake

Following this, put the baking tray in a pre-heated oven at 180 degrees for 20-25 minutes. 

Once done, take the cake out and with the help of a wooden skewer, check if it is fully baked or not. If cooked properly, set the cake aside to cool down. 

Now, it’s time to make the ganache for decoration. As fancy as the word ‘ganache’ sounds, it super simple to make. All you’ll need to do is, put cream and dark chocolate in a bowl and heat it either on a stove or microwave. Once the cream starts heating up, whisk it to combine with the chocolate. Let it cool down for a minute or two, then pour it on the cake. 

As a finishing touch, you can put chocolates like Gems and Kit Kat on the cake. And, your decadent dark chocolate cake is ready.

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