Choco Idli Cake Recipe

Starting the new year with a recipe which was the result of an experiment of combining two different recipes. Lete name it Choco Idli Cake. You guessed it right, it’s Chocolate cake prepared like we prepare Idli, end result? A bit of unique flavour.

It’s like killing two birds with one stone, people with two different favourites can sit down and enjoy this. Follow the recipe for Chocolate Idli Cake below, and I hope you will love it.

Preparation Time: 10 Minutes

Cooking Time:  10 Minutes

Serving: 4

Ingredients Quantity
Semolina/ Rava/ Sooji 3/4 cup
Curd 2 tbsp
Powdered Sugar 1/2 cup
Cocoa powder 1/2 cup
Baking Powder 1 teaspoon
Vanilla essence 1 teaspoon
Cardamom green powder 1/2 teaspoon
Salt 1/4 teaspoon
Water to make the batter


1. In a bowl, add all the ingredients given in the table above. Add water and make lumps free batter.

2. Grease the idli mold with ghee and fill each mold with the batter.

3. Add 1 cup of water into pressure cooker and put the idli stand into the cooker.  Discard the whistle from the cooker, and close the lid of the cooker. Cook it on a high flame for 2-3 minutes, then keep the flame low and cook for another 7-8 minutes. Switch off the flame. Open the lid of the cooker and take out the idli stand from the cooker. Delicious Choco idli Cake is ready to serve, You can garnish the cake with chocolate syrup too. But I had like this.

4. Enjoy!!

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