Sesame Cakes
Love the flavour of sesame seeds? Here is an easy cake recipe for a tea-time snack!
Chef Pankaj Bhadouria's Sesame Cakes recipe

- Indian

Cooking Time

-10 Min

Preparation Time

- 20-25 Min


  • 1 egg
  • 1 cup powdered sugar
  • 2 tbsp Water
  • 3 tbsp Butter, melted
  • 1 bowl whole wheat powder
  • 2 tbsp Milk powder
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • ½ cup black and white sesame seeds, Salt to taste, Water as required, Oil for frying


  1. 1

    Whisk an egg with powdered sugar, melted butter and water in a bowl.
  2. 2

    In another bowl, add whole wheat powder, milk powder, baking powder, baking soda, a pinch of salt.
  3. 3

    Mix well.
  4. 4

    Pour the egg-butter-sugar mix in this mixture.
  5. 5

    Knead to make a soft dough.
  6. 6

    If required, add some more water.
  7. 7

    Rest the dough for 20 minutes.
  8. 8

    Make small balls from the dough.
  9. 9

    Make cross cuts using a knife on top of the balls.
  10. 10

    Dip the balls in water and roll over the black and white sesame seeds.
  11. 11

    Heat oil in a pan.
  12. 12

    Deep fry the cakes on a medium flame.
  13. 13

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Pankaj Bhadouria, transforms ordinary ingredients into extraordinary dishes. Winner of MasterChef India Season 1, this school-teacher turned food show host has become a household name with her straightforward demeanour and, uncomplicated and simple recipes. Her shows on LF have helped aspiring cooks gain confidence in the kitchen.

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