Easy cake recipes for the week ahead
The craving for an old fashioned hot cake often comes out of the blue. And, Swiggy can’t quite live up to the satisfaction of a homemade cake fresh out of the oven. Nothing compares to the process of preparing the ingredients, beating the dough and waiting for the cake to rise while it flavors the whole kitchen. The whole trip matters.
If you’re looking for easy-to-make and delicious cake recipes, here are four options:
Carrot and beet cake without egg
While carrot cake is the most popular, how about taking the road less traveled by adding beetroot to the recipe. The best part is that this cake is egg-free and contains nuts for texture as well as a kick of omega 3.
A mom’s recipe for ragi chocolate cake
There’s no end to a mom’s search for healthy recipes. Luckily, here’s a cake that replaces refined flour with ragi and packs the nutrition, plus the deliciousness, to please even the pickiest eaters. Serve it with fruit and a dollop of homemade cream or custard to kick it up a few notches.
Chocolate cake without egg
Almost every home baker has this eggless cake recipe they can whip up without hassle. With only seven ingredients, this is one of those recipes. It can be ready in less than an hour and a half and works best as an indulgent dessert served with ice cream.
Ghee and garam masala cake
What can be a better match for Chai than a fragrant masala cake with ghee. It can also be a wonderful accompaniment with coffee. This is a recipe by baker extraordinaire Deeba Rajpal from her book Pastry enthusiast. She manages a blog as well as an Instagram page of the same name. Garam masala is the desi ingredient for a spicy cake. With the monsoons around the corner, mark this recipe for an evening of Chai-and-gupshup.