Go Green Cake

Ingredients:

  1. Rising flour- 2 cups
  2. Baking powder- 1 tbsp
  3. Baking soda – 1 tsp
  4. Sweetened cocoa powder/ chocolate drink powder – 1 ½ cups
  5. Brown sugar/ powdered sugar – 1 ½ cup +  ½ cup
  6. 1 tbsp oil
  7. Milk – 1 cup
  8. Heavy cream / fresh cream – 1 cup
  9. Vanilla extract – 1 tbsp
  10. Natural food coloring- green

 

 

Procedure:

  1. Sieve the rising flour, baking powder and baking soda, all together, twice.
  2. Add the cocoa powder and powdered sugar in the mixture. Mix. Add the oil to the mixture.
  3. Add the milk to the mixture, slowly, not all at once and keep mixing the milk along. Keep mixing with a hand whisker/ electric whisk till the batter becomes fluffy and increases slightly in volume. Pour the batter in a GREASED tin utensil (for oven) / glass or microwavable plastic bowl (for microwave).
  4. Preheat the oven for 10 minutes at 220 degree Celsius and keep the tin utensil for 15-20 minutes/ Keep the glass or microwavable plastic bowl in microwave for 4-6 minutes.
  5. To prepare the topping of the cake, mix the heavy cream and vanilla extract with a whisker. Keep mixing till it becomes fluffy. (It will take around ten minutes)
  6. You can directly add the food coloring in the fluffy cream mixture or you can use a toothpick to decorate the cake after pouring the fluffy cream mixture on top of the baked cake.
  7. To check if the cake is ready, insert a toothpick into the cake. If the toothpick comes out clean, the cake is ready. If not, keep the cake in the oven OR microwave for another 5 OR 1 minute/s.
  8. Pour or spread the fluffy cream mixture on the cake. Follow step 6. You can use a piping bag as well to decorate the cake.
  9. THE GO GREEN CAKE IS READY!

 

If you have any query, comment in the Leave a Reply section below. Do tell me how it turned out!

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