Cakes have the power to instantly lift our spirits. And when it’s a chocolate cake, it’s even better. Whether it’s a birthday party or any special occasion, this sweet treat makes any party special. Its rich and decadent taste makes us drool every time. do not? Despite its popularity, many people still prefer to eat it in cafes or buy it from a bakery. It’s certainly a convenient option, but nothing compares to the taste of a freshly baked chocolate cake at home. Now, you might think that means spending endless hours in the kitchen. But that is not true. Whatever your reason may be for not baking it at home, the truth is that you are missing out on a lot. If you’re a newbie baker and feel confused about how to do it, we’re here to help. See three easy ways to bake this classic cake from your kitchen:
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Here are 4 easy ways to make chocolate cake at home:
1. Oven chocolate cake
The most common way to cook chocolate cake is in an oven. The ones we eat in cafes and restaurants are all baked in an oven. It ensures perfect results every time and gives a nice sponge texture to the cake. Of course, baking chocolate cake in the oven takes a little more time than other methods. But it is worth the wait as the results are quite satisfactory. An important thing to remember when using this method is to always have the baking pan on the middle rack. Keeping it on the upper or lower side will result in uneven cooking and not give you the desired results. click here for the detailed recipe for chocolate cake in an oven.
2. Microwave chocolate cake
Don’t have an oven at home? No problems! You can also bake a chocolate cake in the microwave. It’s a hassle-free method and cuts the baking time considerably. It will take you no more than 8 to 10 minutes. All you have to do is pour the batter into a microwave safe container and set the timer. You can do this in intervals to turn the container in between. This method is great for times when you don’t feel like spending long hours in the kitchen. click here for the complete microwave chocolate cake recipe.
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3. Pressure cook chocolate cake
You can also use a pressure cooker to bake chocolate cake. Simply pour the batter into a baking dish, place it in the pressure cooker, close the lid and cook without pressure. The steam it produces inside helps it bake. You must preheat the pressure cooker before doing so, as this ensures even cooking. You can rely on this method if you don’t have access to both an oven and a microwave. click here for the complete recipe for chocolate cake in a pressure cooker.
So what are you waiting for? Put on your apron and get ready to bake a delicious chocolate cake at home. Let us know which method works best for you in the comments below.
About Vaishali KapilaVaishali finds solace in eating parathas and rajma chawal, but is equally excited to explore different cuisines. When she’s not eating or baking, you can often find her curled up on the couch watching her favorite TV show – FRIENDS.