Paan Cake | Betel Leaf cake

“PAAN CAKE” ..a unique flavoured cake from other cakes.A big treat for all Paan lovers like me.

Ingredients:-

All purpose flour-1 1/2cup

Curd-1cup

Sugar-1/2cup

Oil-1/2cup

Meetha paan-1

Baking powder-1 1/4tsp

Baking soda-1/2tsp

Green food colour-2pinch

Tutti frutti-1tbsp

Milk-as required

Method:-

  • Grease a loaf tin using oil.Add some flour and shake it well so that it coats all the sides of the tin.
  • Preheat the oven @180°C.
  • Sieve the flour for couple of times and keep it aside.
  • In a bowl beat curd until it gets smooth.Add sugar and mix well..then add baking powder and baking soda to the curd mixture and mix well.Keep it aside for 4-5mins.
  •  Take the paan and separate the filling.Grind the paan to a fine paste.
  • Now the curd mixture will be frothy and you can see some bubbles in it.Add oil,paan puree,filling , green colour to the mixture and mix well.
  • Add flour in three batches in curd mixture and mix well.Add milk to adjust the consistency of cake batter.
  • Take tutti frutti in a bowl add a tsp of flour and mix well.Add this tutti frutti to the cake batter and fold it nicely.
  • Pour this batter into the loaf tin and bake it in a preheated oven @180°C for 30-35min.
  • Remove the tin from the oven and let it sit for couple of minutes.
  • Run a knife around the edges and gently turn it upside down on a wire rack.
  • Once it completely cooled,slice it and serve ..