Eggless Vanilla Sponge Cake in A Microwave

Eggless Vanilla Sponge Cake in A Microwave

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An easy and quick vanilla-flavoured sponge cake, ready in a jiffy, without the hassles of pre-heating and long baking times. Mix the ingredients as explained and pop them into the microwave, and you have a warm, aromatic Eggless Vanilla Sponge Cake ready on the table within minutes. Enjoy the sponge cake as it is, or with ice-cream and chocolate sauce.

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Eggless Vanilla Sponge Cake in A Microwave recipe - How to make Eggless Vanilla Sponge Cake in A Microwave

Preparation Time:    Cooking Time:    Total Time:     Makes 1 cake
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  1. Grease a 150 mm. (6") diameter shallow microwave safe dish using soft butter. Line it with a piece of greaseproof paper at the bottom of the dish and again grease it using a little soft butter.
  2. Sieve the plain flour and baking powder and keep aside.
  3. Combine the curds and baking soda in a bowl, mix well and keep aside.
  4. Combine the butter, sugar and ¼ cup of hot water in another bowl and mix well using a whisk.
  5. Add the curds-baking soda mixture, plain flour-baking powder mixture and vanilla essence and mix well to make a smooth batter.
  6. Pour the batter into the greased microwave safe glass dish and microwave on high for 4 minutes.
  7. Remove from the microwave and keep aside to cool for 5 minutes.
  8. Loosen the edges with help of a butter knife and unmould. Remove the butter paper and discard it.
  9. Use as required.

Nutrient values per cake
Energy1505 cal
Protein14.7 g
Carbohydrates193.6 g
Fiber0.3 g
Fat72.9 g
Cholesterol0 mg
Vitamin A2811.5 mcg
Vitamin B10.2 mg
Vitamin B20.1 mg
Vitamin B32.7 mg
Vitamin C0.6 mg
Folic Acid3.4 mcg
Calcium151.3 mg
Iron3.1 mg
Magnesium0 mg
Phosphorus0 mg
Sodium715.5 mg
Potassium218.8 mg
Zinc0.7 mg

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Eggless Vanilla Sponge Cake in A Microwave
 on 17 Jun 17 09:48 PM

Awesome recipe. so easy to make, I also added coco power and make chocolate sponge cake in microwave. it''s just yum. Almost every Sunday I made it as a dessert to make some sundae. thanks.
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Tarla Dalal    Thanks Doctor. Great to know you make the Eggless Vanilla Sponge Cake often. Thanks for the feedback.
19 Jun 17 09:52 AM
Eggless Vanilla Sponge Cake in A Microwave
 on 22 May 17 04:38 PM

Hi, do we have to use unsalted butter? or salted is fine?
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Tarla Dalal    Hi Pragga, salted butter is fine. Happy Cooking!!!
23 May 17 08:44 AM
Eggless Vanilla Sponge Cake in A Microwave
 on 12 Mar 17 06:49 PM

Hi, is there any substitute for the sour curds??
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Tarla Dalal    Hi Sapna, Try this below recipe without using curds.
14 Mar 17 08:44 AM
Eggless Vanilla Sponge Cake in A Microwave
 on 04 Nov 16 09:14 PM

How to bake a cake without a microwave or an oven ?
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Tarla Dalal    Hi Anandi, you can make a cake in the pressure cooker. Try this recipe.
05 Nov 16 01:50 PM
Eggless Vanilla Sponge Cake in A Microwave
 on 11 Sep 16 04:34 PM

Wow it was an awesome recipe... I tried it.... My family loved it,.. But a doubt.. I got a little raw smell of the batter alone wen eating .. My cake was all cooked and perfect in shape too.. But can I know y did I get that raw smell ??! Otherwise it was fantastic Thank u mam it was a superb recipe without eggs
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Tarla Dalal    Hi, We have tried the recipe here many times and we do not get any raw smell.
12 Sep 16 03:28 PM
Eggless Vanilla Sponge Cake in A Microwave
 on 16 Dec 15 04:50 PM

This recipe is very very easy and quick, I cant believe the cake is ready in minutes and taste great as well. I use this along with chocolate sauce and biscuits to make a great dessert....
Eggless Vanilla Cake Uisng Microwave ( Cakes and Pastries )
 on 22 Jan 11 12:50 AM