Eggless Chocolate Cake Using Curds ( Cakes and Pastries )

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eggless chocolate cake using curds | Indian style eggless chocolate cake using curds | vegetarian chocolate cake made with yoghurt | with 15 amazing images.

Our eggless chocolate cake using curds is a 100% vegetarian chocolate cake made with yoghurt. A large percentage of Indians want eggless cakes and hence we show you step by step to make Indian style eggless chocolate cake using curds.

If you love the heady aroma of warm, freshly-baked cakes, then this eggless chocolate cake using curds is one of the first things you should try.

eggless chocolate cake using curds is so richly-flavoured and so spongy, you can use it in just too many ways! Have a slice right off the oven lace vegetarian chocolate cake made with yoghurt with honey and serve with tea, top it with ice-cream for dessert, decorate it with your favourite icing for a Birthday Party, or use it to make layered Cakes and other delicious Desserts.

Notes and tips to make the perfect Indian style eggless chocolate cake using curds. 1. Combine the curds and soda bi-carb in a bowl and keep aside. This mixture becomes frothy in a few seconds and is the only raising agent we are going to add. Mix it gently using a whisk. The mixture should not be lumpy. 2. Be very careful when you are measuring the ingredients. Too much flour or sugar can alter the texture of your cake. 3. Now add the other half of the flour-cocoa mixture and mix well until no lumps remain. The batter should look smooth and velvety. 4. Dust baking tin with some flour and discard the excess flour. Greasing and dusting is done to prevent the Chocolate cake from getting stuck to the baking tin and make the process of unmolding easier. 5. Bake at 180°C for 40 minutes or until a knife inserted into the cake comes out clean. Do not poke the knife at the centre of the Eggless Chocolate cake using curds when you are checking. It might deflate the cake and make it dense.

Indeed, this Indian style eggless chocolate cake using curds offers a perfect base for your masterpieces.

Learn how to make eggless chocolate cake using curds | Indian style eggless chocolate cake using curds | vegetarian chocolate cake made with yoghurt | with detailed step by step photos below.

Eggless Chocolate Cake Using Curds ( Cakes and Pastries ) recipe - How to make Eggless Chocolate Cake Using Curds ( Cakes and Pastries )

Preparation Time:    Baking Time:  40 minutes   Baking Temperature:  180°C (360°F)   Cooking Time:    Total Time:     Makes 1 cake
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Ingredients


For Eggless Chocolate Cake Using Curds
1 1/2 cups plain flour (maida)
4 tbsp cocoa powder
8 tbsp sour curds (khatta dahi)
1 tsp baking soda
1 cup melted butter
3/4 cup powdered sugar
1 tsp vanilla essence

Method
For eggless chocolate cake using curds

    For eggless chocolate cake using curds
  1. To make eggless chocolate cake using curds , sieve the plain flour and cocoa powder. Keep aside.
  2. Combine the curds and soda bi-carb in a bowl and keep aside.
  3. Combine the butter, sugar and ¼ cup of hot water in another bowl and whisk well till the sugar dissolves.
  4. Add the plain flour-cocoa mixture, curds and vanilla essence and mix to make a smooth batter with help of a spatula.
  5. Put the batter in a 175 mm. (7”) diameter greased and dusted baking tin.
  6. Bake in a pre-heated oven at 180°c (360°f)for 40 minutes or until a knife inserted in the cake comes out clean.
  7. Remove the eggless chocolate cake from the oven, keep aside to cool, demould and use as required.
Nutrient values (Abbrv) per wedges
Energy422 cal
Protein5.1 g
Carbohydrates45.1 g
Fiber1.2 g
Fat24.7 g
Cholesterol73.2 mg
Sodium421.2 mg
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How to make Eggless Chocolate cake using curds

  1. To make the batter for your eggless chocolate cake using curds |  Indian style eggless chocolate cake using curds | vegetarian chocolate cake made with yoghurt |  sieve the plain flour and cocoa powder together to get rid of impurities or lumps.This is also done to make the flour lighter for a fluffier product. Keep aside.
  2. Combine the curds and soda bi-carb in a bowl and keep aside. This mixture becomes frothy in a few seconds and is the only raising agent we are going to add. Mix it gently using a whisk. The mixture should not be lumpy.
  3. In another bowl, combine the butter and sugar to make a thick paste. Be very careful when you are measuring the ingredients. Too much flour or sugar can alter the texture of your cake.
  4. Add ¼ cup of hot water and whisk well till the sugar dissolves.
  5. Add the curd mixture to the butter- sugar mixture and mix well with the help of a spatula.
  6. Add the half of the plain flour-cocoa mixture to the butter sugar mixture. Mix well.
  7. Now add the other half of the flour-cocoa mixture and mix well until no lumps remain. The batter should look smooth and velvety.
  8. Take a 175 mm. (7”) diameter baking tin and grease it with any kind of fat.
  9. Dust it with some flour and discard the excess flour. Greasing and dusting is done to prevent the Chocolate cake from getting stuck to the baking tin and make the process of unmolding easier.
  10. Now, put the Eggless Chocolate cake using curds batter into this baking tin. Spread evenly with a spatula to get a smooth surface.
  11. Pre-heat your oven for  10- 15 minutes at 180°C(356°F).
  12. Bake at 180°C for 40 minutes or until a knife inserted into the cake comes out clean. Do not poke the knife at the centre of the Eggless Chocolate cake using curds when you are checking. It might deflate the cake and make it dense.
  13. Remove the Chocolate cake from the oven and keep aside to cool. Always wear gloves when you are removing something from the oven as the product you have baked might be too hot to touch.
  14. Use a knife to detach the sides of the eggless chocolate cake using curds |  Indian style eggless chocolate cake using curds | vegetarian chocolate cake made with yoghurt | from the tin.
  15. Demold the cake by placing the cake tin  upside down on a flat plate. Remove the tin and use as required.
  16. You can cut this Eggless Chocolate cake using curds into pieces & enjoy it with your friends over a cup of tea. If baked properly, this cake can also be frosted with whipped cream, butter cream frosting, chocolate ganache, etc.

Reviews

Eggless Chocolate Cake Using Curds ( Cakes and Pastries )
 on 17 Apr 20 06:00 PM
5

Please send me a eggless cake receipe with oil ...for 1cup flour measurements...and I am trying this recipe with oil instead butter
Tarla Dalal
17 Apr 20 08:48 PM
   Hi Neitia, you can refer our recipe collection of eggless chocolate sponge for more options in baking. The measurement for ingredients depends on the recipe. For this recipe we recommend you to use butter to get similar results.
Eggless Chocolate Cake Using Curds ( Cakes and Pastries )
 on 17 Apr 20 12:11 PM
5

Hello Ma''am, will definitely try the recipe. Can baking powder be used instead of soda bi- carbonate ? If we use a microwave instead of an oven, what would be the baking time ? Regards
Tarla Dalal
17 Apr 20 09:06 PM
   Hi Panchali, baking powder and baking soda both have different uses in the cake and cannot be substituted with each other. This cake recipe is using an oven, for microwave recipe please follow the linkhttps://www.tarladalal.com/Eggless-Chocolate-Cake-Using-Microwave--(-Cakes-and-Pastries-)-33304r
Eggless Chocolate Cake Using Curds ( Cakes and Pastries )
 on 07 Jul 19 02:20 PM
5

Hello mam,can I use milk in place of water?it looks yummy..wanna try it
Tarla Dalal
08 Jul 19 12:12 PM
   Hi, Do not use milk, use water...
Eggless Chocolate Cake Using Curds ( Cakes and Pastries )
 on 12 Apr 19 02:34 PM
5

Thanks for the detailed cake recipe with curds. Came out fab. Perfect recipe for me as my family does not eat eggs.
Tarla Dalal
12 Apr 19 02:36 PM
   We are delighted the cake came out well. Congrats on making it.
Eggless Chocolate Cake Using Curds ( Cakes and Pastries )
 on 23 Mar 19 01:20 PM
5

I tried this recipe four times. Everytime, the cake comes out hard and stick to the bottom of the pan. There is something wrong with this recipe. Please correct it.
Tarla Dalal
12 Apr 19 02:28 PM
   Hi Divya, Thank you for your patience!We''ve rectified the recipe again and uploaded the detailed recipe with step by step photos and tips.Kindly try it again and share your experience.
Eggless Chocolate Cake Using Curds ( Cakes and Pastries )
 on 20 Mar 19 01:24 PM
1

I tried the recipe again. It was hard and crusty after 45 minutes of baking when the recipe calls for 60 minutes of baking. There is something seriously wrong with this recipe. Please correct it. I am quite a fan of Tarla Dalal recipes but there is something off about this one.
Tarla Dalal
23 Mar 19 12:14 PM
   Hi Divya, The time required to bake a cake differs from oven to oven. Apologies for your experience but, this recipe works perfectly for our oven.
Eggless Chocolate Cake Using Curds ( Cakes and Pastries )
 on 13 Mar 19 08:57 AM
5

I tried the rectified recipe above. The cake did not turn out well. It was overly moist and the butter was floating all around. I think quantity of melted butter used should be reduced to 3/4th or 2/3rd cup. Please confirm. Thank you.
Tarla Dalal
13 Mar 19 09:24 AM
   Hi Divya, We have used 1 cup butter only. This is a tried and tested recipe from our kitchen and it really works out. Mix together all the ingredients well with a spatula so the butter does not float.
Eggless Chocolate Cake Using Curds ( Cakes and Pastries )
 on 02 Jul 18 04:07 PM
5

My cake burns... and remains half done from inside. What should i do mam?
Tarla Dalal
13 Jul 18 03:02 PM
   Hi Agam, There was an error in this recipe. We have rectified it. Do try it at home and let us know your feedback.
Eggless Chocolate Cake Using Curds ( Cakes and Pastries )
 on 25 Nov 17 12:23 AM
5

This recipe looks so perfect & yummy. I must & will try this recipe for sure
Tarla Dalal
25 Nov 17 08:33 AM
   Hi, Do try it and let us know how you enjoyed it..Happy Cooking !!
Eggless Chocolate Cake Using Curds ( Cakes and Pastries )
 on 23 Oct 17 03:37 PM
4

Can I Use Condensed Milk in Place of Curd &Can I Also Add Baking Powder in it!
Tarla Dalal
23 Oct 17 05:11 PM
   Hi Uday, Kindly use this recipe it has condensed milk https://www.tarladalal.com/Eggless-Chocolate-Sponge-Cake-(-Cakes-and-Pastries)-32921r
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