soft sponge cake - pressure cooker
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Author rekhanatarajan2002 Yield No Value
Published Feb 18, 2009 Cooking Time 25 Minutes
Recipe Type Desserts/Sweets Preparation Time 15 Minutes
Ingredient Egg Standing Time 25 Minutes
Description: We can make a sponge cake very soft and fluffy and without turn brown in pressure cooker.

Recipe of soft sponge cake - pressure cooker

Ingredient Name Quantity Unit
Cream Of Tartar 1 Teaspoons
Baking Powder 1 Teaspoons
Icing Sugar 2 Cup
Eggs 3 Large
Maida / All-purpose Flour 1 Cup
Clear Vanilla Essence 5 ml
Milk 2 Teaspoons
Butter 1/4 Cup


Use 5l and above pressure cooker. Grease the (large cooker vessel )tin with butter and make a coat of flour. 1. Seperate egg yolks and whites. 2. Add cream of tartar and 2tsp of icing sugar to egg white and whisk until a soft peak is formed. 3. Sieve the flour with baking powder. 4. Beat the egg yolk with melted butter and essence. 5. Now add the remaining icing sugar & milk to the yolk and beat well. 6. Then add the flour to the yolk and beat faster until u see some bubbles coming out of the mixture. 7. Now add the the yolks to the whites and fold the batter slowlly.(do not beat) 8. Now pour hte batter in the tin. 9. pour water (around 4 cups of water) in the pressure cooker and heat pressure for 5 min. 10. Place the cooker whole plate at the bottom and then place the cake tin over it and close the tin with smaller cooker vessel and pour 1cup water in it. 11. close cooker and bake for 15 min (do not put cooker weight). make the steam to escape. After the steam comes down then open the cooker and see whether the cake is baked fully by inserting a fork in the middle. If the fork comes out clean the cake is baked or else again pour some water the cooker and bake for another 10 min. Take care that no water enters the cake batter. the cake will be soft, fluffy, and the whole cake will be in yellow colour(without turnning brown)

Recipe Tips

Best to use aluminium Vessel as cake tin. Use bigger cooker tin to bake the cake
Posted Feb 18, 2009

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lathasri Jan 14, 2013
please upload the video of making sponge cake in pressure it will help for us.......

regina Apr 27, 2011
i love to make cake thanks a lot to you. could you please upload a video it will help us more

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