Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Marble Cake

A Sweet Punch theme for this month is " Your Choice" - and I chose the Marble Cake. I just love this cake - the way it is - its always Yummmm....

This recipe was shared to me by Rangika of Baking Art. And every time I baked it i am loaded with compliments.

300 gms Sugar
3 Sticks Butter
275 gms All purpose flour
4 large Eggs
1.5 Tsps Baking powder
2 Tsps Kahlua
2 Tsps Vanilla Essence
1/2 Tsp Lemon Essence
5 Tsps Cocoa Powder
3-4 Tablespoons of Heavy Cream

Step 1: Scale the ingredients.Sieve the flour and baking powder 3 times and set aside.In a stand mixer beat the sugar and butter until creamy.Add  Vanilla essence & add eggs one by one. Once they have all blended well - reduce the speed to min., & add flour spoon by spoon(else, it could be folded as well)Divide the batter equally into 2 bowls.
Step 2: In bowl 1, add the lemon essence and mix well.Lemon essence could be replaced with a teaspoon of lemon rind too.

Step 3: Mix the cocoa powder in the heavy cream and add Kahlua to it.( Kahlua can be replaced with a teaspoon of Coffee essence)Add this to bowl 2 and mix well.

Step 4: I have used a Bundt pan here.Coat the pan with butter and dust with flour.
Step 5: Use an ice cream scoop here to pour out the batter alternating from bowl 1 and bowl 2 as they form the base layer. On the next layer - scoop out the bowl 1 mix onto the bowl 2 mix and place them accordingly until the mixture is used up completely.
Step 6: Use a skewer/fork to make swirls in the mix so that the white and brown blend into each other.

Step 7: Set to bake in a preheated oven at 180 degree Celsius for about 45 minutes.

The cake when baked

When turned over :)

The Slices ..........................

I link this post to :
1. Christmas Delicacy hosted by Julie
2. Sinful Delights hosted by Zesty Palette

3. Bake Fest hosted by  Sangeeta


  1. Marble cake looks very pretty. Love the way you used icecream scoops to spoon in the batter.

  2. Lovely and mouthwatering marble cake...

  3. perfect cake..prettier than mine..
    You can send the sliced cake fotos dear,thats more attractive..

  4. thats luvly.... yet to post mine .. :) even i've posted a marble cake ; but use of heavy cream and lemon essence is new fr me

  5. I always love the colors in this cake .. perfectly done. Thanks for linking to the event.

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  6. Woow looks fabulous and super spongy..incredible cake.

  7. Drooling!!!! Cake looks amazing!!! Superb Clicks!!!

  8. I made the Marble cake from this recipe yesterday between me and my wife we ended up finishing the plate! they are truly lovely.. Dont think i will be making them again any time soon though they are way to addictive! i will end up having to buy all my clothes from

  9. Looks really great.. Very beautiful marbled effect..

  10. That has come out beautifully. I love marble cake, but never baked it myself. Got to give it a try :)

  11. guess waht vids!! i made teh same today!! :)

  12. come out really good and perfectly done...loved its color and texture.
    thank you so much for linking to the event..

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