Microwave – Banana whole wheat cake (Eggless and Vegan)

Microwave Banana cake

This is the quick, easy microwave cake. It’s healthy and vegan too…

Makes: 10-12 slices
Cooking time: 8-10 mins
Preparation time: 10 mins


Dry ingredients:
• Whole wheat flour-1 1/4cup
• Baking powder-1tsp
• Baking soda-1/2tsp
• Salt-1/4tsp
• Cinnamon powder-1tsp
• Nutmeg powder-1/2tsp
• Coarsely chopped walnuts-1/2cup

Wet ingredients:
• Bananas ripe mashed -3/4cup (about 2 bananas)
• Olive oil butter-3tbsp
• Soya milk-1/2 to 3/4cup
• Brown sugar-3/4cup
• Vanilla essence-1tsp
• Vinegar-1tsp

• Sift in all dry ingredients in a bowl; mix well and set aside
• In a bowl mix milk and vinegar and let it stand for 5-10mins
• Grease and line a 8” microwave safe bowl and set aside
• Beat sugar, oil for 2-3mins using a hand mixer and blend in mashed banana, vanilla essence, Milk – Vinegar mixture and whisk together.
• Then slowly add the sifted dry ingredients to the wet mixture and gently fold in mixture and combine well. (do not over mix)
• Add walnuts to the batter and mix.
• Then pour the batter to the greased microwave bowl and bake it in the microwave for 6-8mins (700watts)
• Give it a standing time of 5mins
• Then gently transfer cake on a cooling rack.

Enjoy with your favourite ice-cream or it tastes awesome as it is.

• Power setting for each microwave differ so keep an eye while baking. after 5 mins keep checking every minute and make sure it is not over baked.
• The cake would initially look puffed up but would drop down once cooled.
• You can even use low fat dairy free butter.
• Make sure that the batter occupies just half of the container space.


About Chitra Jagadish

My passion for Cooking & love to explore healthy recipes. This blog is a result from it and am here to share 'Recipes for Healthy living'...Its all about 'FOOD and HEALTH'

Posted on May 1, 2014, in Dessert, International, Kids recipes, Vegan and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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