Tuesday, September 8, 2009

Chocolate Cake


  • Unsweetened cocoa pdr 1/4 cup
  • All purpose flour 1 1/2 cup
  • Granulated sugar 1 cup
  • Baking soda 1 Tsp
  • Baking pdr 1 Tsp
  • Salt 1/4 Tsp
  • Melted unsalted butter 1/3 cup
  • Lemon juice or vinegar 1 Tbsp
  • Vanilla essence 2 Tsp
  • Warm water 1 cup
Preheat the oven to 350 deg F. In an ungreased pan, stir together flour, sugar, cocoa pdr, baking pdr, baking soda and salt. Then add the butter, warm water, lemon juice and essence into the dry ingredients and mix it well using a fork. Bake it for 35 minutes. Remove it from the oven and place it on a wire rack to cool.

[Courtesy: JoyOfBaking.com]

This is my entry to the
Hearts For St.Valentine\
Hearts For St.Valentine's Day Contest.

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  1. Nice one ...didn't know u where a great baker

  2. Wow super.. eggless cake.. hey dear.. what is that on top in yellow and white????

  3. I cannot remove my eyes from the picture....cake is my weakness and u have done a wonderful job !

  4. Tina..u have been Tagged.....collect it from my blog !

  5. WOw, u r simply gr8..Wat a fantastic cakes u have prepared ,, will try one for sure :)

  6. Now I don't know what i like more that chocolate cake or the new picture of you.
    Both are looking nice.

  7. Ho dear,
    plz collect ur award frm my blog.

  8. Yummy cake Tina..Egg illathathu konde randalkum kusaal,alleee....

  9. Yumm.....you have a lovely blog...plz accept your awards from my blog...

  10. Such a gorgeous chocolate cake, beautifully decorated cake..

  11. A very beautiful heart you own..! :)

  12. First time here, lovely cakes you have..are you a cake baking queen?? gorgeous work done..

  13. Hello tinakkutty....
    Kure kaalam browser kuzhappathil aayathu kondu comment idaan pattiyilla....

    That cake simply looks elegant and u explained it in the most simplest way.

    BTW, there are few sets of awards on my blog, pls collect it dear..

  14. Onam okkey enganey?Adichupolicho...kure nalla onasadyakal kandu....

  15. Beautiful! Wish we could have a taste of it. Do visit my blog too whenever you get a chance..
    Thanks for sharing.

  16. Hi Tina,

    Tried the cake n came out really gud.. was skeptical on the ungreased pan part, but the cake didnt stick to the pan at all..Nice n simple recipe. The cake reminded me of the Ann's (kottayam)chocolate cake.

    U keep up the good work n awaitng more such simple recipes


  17. Hi Tina! I prepared the cake y'day and it was awesome! Super texture, super taste! My guests just went hmmmmmmmm.......Thanks so much for the recipe and this I'll prepare again for my kiddo's b'day too!

  18. Looks very scrumptious and heavenly:)

  19. All the cakes and cookies are awesome....seen your works in the Valentine Day's Round up..