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Star fruit Steamed Cake Recipe

Star fruit Steamed Cake is a popular Indian Dessert
Author :
On :
Thursday, 17 April, 2014
Category :
Kid friendly Recipe
Course :
Dessert Recipe
Cuisine :
Indian Recipe
Technique :
Steam Recipe
Difficulty :
Servings :
Serves 6
Rated 5 based on 100 votes


  • 2- Star fruit
  • 1 cup- plain flour
  • 1/2 cup -semolina
  • 1/2 cup -sugar powdered
  • 2 tbsp - soft Brown sugar
  • 1 tbsp cocoa powder
  • 1 cup- Curd
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp baking powder
  • 2 tbsp oil
  • 50-60 ml - club soda
  • How to Make Star fruit Steamed Cake:

    1. Slice horizontally, into slices and deseed one star fruit.
    2. Chop other fruit into small pieces.
    3. Arrange at the bottom of an 8 inch baking cake tin.
    4. Sprinkle soft brown sugar all over, to cover fruit, keep aside.
    5. Sift all dry ingredients together 2-3 times.
    6. Put all other ingredients except star fruit in a mixing bowl.
    7. Beat well, add in dry ingredients and mix well.
    8. Fold in chopped star fruit.
    9. Immediately transfer batter to prepared cake tin.
    10. Meanwhile, place a very large deep vessel to heat.
    11. Pour 3-4 inches deep hot water and boil.
    12. Place a stand which will stand about 5 inches above water level.
    13. Place prepared cake tin inside, allowing to heat.
    14. Cover steamer so that no steam escapes.
    15. Place a weight on lid.
    16. Steam cake for 10-12 mins, or till an inserted knife comes out clean.
    17. Remove, invert over serving dish and serve warm with tea or coffee.


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