Ever seen a cake baked without an oven? Chef Gautam Mehrishi teaches us to bake a cake using a steamer. This jar cake has loads of chocolate, milk and cream in it which is perfect for a lazy Sunday dessert.
Jar cake

- European


- 2

Cooking Time

-15 Min


- Medium

Preparation Time

- 15-17 Min


  • For Jar Cake: 1 cup self-raising flour
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1 cup chenna
  • 2 tbsp oil
  • 4 tbsp vanilla sugar
  • 3 tbsp white butter
  • 1½ cup milk
  • 8 chocolate cream biscuits
  • 1 tbsp refined flour
  • 2 tbsp milk
  • 2 tbsp fresh cream


  1. 1

    Procedure to make Jar cake: In a bowl add refined flour, baking soda & powder, chenna, olive oil and mix it.
  2. 2

    Add vanilla sugar, white butter, milk and make a batter.
  3. 3

    In another bowl add chocolate cream biscuits, refined flour, white butter and mix it.
  4. 4

    Add vanilla sugar and mix it.
  5. 5

    In the jar add biscuit mixture, milk, batter.
  6. 6

    Layer it with biscuits.
  7. 7

    Add milk into the batter and pour it in the jars.
  8. 8

    Add chocolate cream biscuits, fresh cream and close the jar with a lid.
  9. 9

    Steam the cake in idli steamer for 15 minutes.
  10. 10

    To garnish add whipped cream, chocolate cream biscuits and Jar cake are ready to serve.
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Chef Gautam Mehrishi loves a fragrant pot of desi ghee, biking through the Himalayas and adding a twist to Indian food, not necessarily in that order! His grandpa was his earliest fan who urged him to follow his passion and cook professionally, and he’s never looked back! He’s a familiar face on television, including LF where he hosts multiple shows.

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