I have been eyeing on this cake for quite sometime ever since i came across in nigella christmas cookbook. I wanted to try it so badly finally i made in couple days back. I don’t know about you, but I have a addiction towards spiced cakes. Spices works beautiful in baked goodies specially in cakes. And this is the answer for that.
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Preparation Time : 15 mins
Baking Time : 45 mins
Makes : 9 to 12 servings
Recipe Source: Myrecipes.com
All Purpose Flour / Maida – 1 1/4 cup / 150 grams
Baking Powder – 1.5 tsp
Baking Soda / Cooking Soda – 1/2 tsp
Cinnamon Powder – 3/4 tsp
Ginger Powder – 1/2 tsp
Ground Cloves – a pinch
Salt – 1/4 tsp
Honey – 1/2 cup / 120 ml
Oil – 1/2 cup / 120 ml
Eggs – 1 large
Brown Sugar – 1/2 cup / 100 grams packed ( I used powdered jaggery)
Water – 3/4 cup / 180 ml
(MY 1 CUP MEASURES 240 ML)
Preheat oven to 160 degree C. Line a 20 cm square baking pan with parchment paper and grease it well with oil. Set aside.
In a sauce pan, take 1/2 cup of water and bring it to a boil. Take it off the heat and add in honey and mix well. Now add in baking soda and mix well. Now add in 1/4 cup of water and mix well. Set aside so it gets cold.
Now In another bowl, add flour, baking powder, salt, cinnamon, cloves, ginger and mix well. Set aside.
In another bowl, take oil, jaggery or brown sugar and mix well. Add in egg and whisk well.
Now add in half of the flour mix in and fold gently. Now add in all the honey mix and mix well.Add in the remaining flour and mix well.
The batter will be very runny. Pour this batter in the cake pan and bake this for 40 to 45 mins till a tooth pick inserted comes out clean.
Now remove it from oven and cool it down completely.
Now unmould it and peel off the parchment paper.
Slice into squares and enjoy..
|Take all your ingredients|
|line a square baking pan with parchment paper and
grease it with oil
|Now take 1/2 cup of water in a sauce pan|
|Bring it to a boil and remove it from heat|
|add in honey and mix well|
|add in baking soda|
|now add in 1/4 cup of water and mix well|
|Set aside so it gets cold..|
|Take flour in a bowl|
|add in spices and salt|
|add in baking powder|
|mix well and set aside|
|Take oil in a large bowl|
|add in brown sugar..i used jaggery|
|add in egg|
|whisk well using a electric blender|
|add in half of the flour mix in|
|pour in all the honey water mix|
|add in the remaining flour mix|
|the batter will be very very runny..SO DONT PANIC!|
|Pour the batter in the pan and bake till done|
|Look how moist the cake looks|
|cut into squares|
|Enjoy..THIS IS SUCH A MOIST SPICED CAKE|