You always want to give you kids healthy food and are always on the look out for kids healthy food recipe, but Kids always seem to run away from such foods, what if i told you that you can make a Healthy Cake Recipe which is extremely yummy and due to the chocolate flavour it will definitely attract their attention. Would you believe me, probably not, cause you think healthy food cannot be tasty. So why don’t you just read my recipe or watch my Healthy cake recipe video and see how you can make an Healthy cake recipe for kids and then decide what you think.
It shows how you can incorporate Soya and amaranth and nuts which kids never like to eat and make something that they actually end up craving for.
You can make this Healthy Cake Recipe for birthday parties and it will become the talk of the town. And trust me even you will not be able to resist them.you can also give these Healthy Cake in your kids lunchbox, or an evening snack.
The best part about this cake is that you can make it in the cooker as well as in an oven.In this recipe i have showed you how to make it in the cooker, but if you want to bake it in a an oven then you just simply bake in a preheated oven for 35-40 min at 180 C
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Ingredients to make the Healthy Cake
- 400 gm / 1 Tin Milkmaid (condensed milk)
- 100gm Oil/ Butter / Ghee
- ¾ cup Water
- ¾ cup Raijra/ rajgira/ Amaranth flour
- ½ cup Oats flour (blended oats)
- ¼ cup Soya flour(blended soya granules)
- 2 tbsp Walnuts
- 1 tsp Baking soda
- 1 tsp Baking powder
- 4 tbsp Cocoa powder
Method for making the Healthy Cake
1)You need run all of the dry ingredients through a sieve to aerate them.
2)So first goes in the rajgira or amaranth flour, followed by the oats powder and then the soya flour then the cocoa powder and then the baking soda and powder.
3)Once done with that add the walnuts and keep the bowl aside.
4)Now in a big mixing bowl, add the milkmaid and the oil and mix it till it becomes one with each other.
5)Once the milkmaid and the oil is nicley mixed in start adding 2 tbsp of the mixed flour which you had kept aside and mix it in well.
6)Then add some water and mix that well as well this way keep adding the flour and the water alternately till all the water as well as the flour is mixed in with the milkmaid.
7)once you have your cake batter ready, grease the cake pan with some butter or oil or ghee. Make sure that it’s evenly coating all of the surface of the pan.
8)Then sprinkle some flour and make sure that it also covers all the surface of the pan.
9)Once the pan is coated pour the cake batter in the pan.
10)now tap this pan on the counter 3-4 times to help all the air bubbles to escape.
11)Now in a pressure cooker add a stand cover the lid without the whistle and turn the flame on low and heat for 5 minutes .
12)After 5 minutes add the baking pan cover the lid and cook on low flame for 35-40 minutes.
13)After that open the lid and pierce a knife or toothpick and if the batter doesn’t stick to the toothpick then your cake is ready.
If the batter sticks that means you have to keep the cake for a little longer.
14)Then turn off the flame and cover the lid back again and let it sit for 5 minutes.
15)After 5 minutes gently remove it and place it on a stand. and wait till it cools down say for 10- 15 minutes,
16)After 10-15 minutes place a plate on top of the cake and turn the cake around, use another plate and turn it around again.
17)Now sprinkle some powdered sugar on top along with some sprinkles
18)wait for another 15 minutes till the cake cooles down completely and then cut into equal pieces.
You can store this cake in the fridge for 3-4 days in an airtight container.
This cake also tastes very good with some chocolate ice cream.