Wednesday, April 25, 2012

Orange Cake

Orange Cake
My daughter wanted cakes last night, My husband sometimes turns out to be a great cook and he surprised us with this cake.It was prepared in 30 minutes.

Ingredients:

All purpose flour - 3/4 cup
Oil - 1/4 cup
Egg - 1 no
Sugar - 1/4 cup
Orange juice - 1/4 cup (Fresh or Store bought)
Vanilla Extract - 1 drop
Baking powder - 1 pinch
Salt - 1 pinch
Grated Orange skin  / Orange zest - 1 tsp

Procedure:

Squeeze out the oranges to Extract the orange juice or use the ready made juice available in the market .
In a large shallow bowl blend the dry ingredients like the All purpose flour , salt and baking soda.Set aside
 In a large mixing bowl , add the egg and sugar and beat them for about 3 minutes on high speed till they turn yellow in colour .
Turn the beater to low speed and add the flour . And the oil alternately beginning and ending with the flour.
Add the orange zest and orange juice and beat them, until all the ingredients are uniformly mixed .
Grease the baking pan with oil and dust them with flour.
Preheat the oven to 350 F.


Pour the batter to the greased pan  .
Bake for 26 - 30 minutes.


Allow the cake to cool down for 15 minutes  and make them in to slices.


Serve..Yummy cake is ready. My kids absolutely Loved this..

14 comments:

  1. they look perfect :) very nice day altogether as a family right!


    Ongoing Event : WTML

    ReplyDelete
  2. looking good.. the slices look moist

    ReplyDelete
  3. Yum n flavorful .... looks fab

    ReplyDelete
  4. wow....very flavorful n delicious looking cake...perfectly baked n sliced...love it!!

    ReplyDelete
  5. These look so moist and delicious! I love it!

    ReplyDelete
  6. looks so perfectly baked and moist...delicious..hope ur daughter luved it too n lucky u ..:)

    ReplyDelete
  7. This looks so yummy! Thanks for sharing :)

    ReplyDelete
  8. This looks so good and so moist too! I love orange flavor, but have only had it in cakes, never a loaf, this looks soo good!

    ReplyDelete
  9. Looks yummy! I would love for you to share this with my "Unveil Your Genius" link party.
    http://taylornorris.blogspot.com/2012/04/unveil-your-genius-link-party-8.html

    Happy Sunday!

    ReplyDelete
  10. Thank you for linking up to my Unveil Your Genius Linky last week! New link party is live: http://taylornorris.blogspot.com/2012/05/unveil-your-genius-link-party-9.html

    ReplyDelete