Tri-Colour Marble Cake

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Total Time:
1.5 hours
Serves: 3
Nutrition facts:

240 calories, 9 grams fat

Technique: Bake Recipe
Difficulty: Hard

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  • 250 g - refined flour
  • 1 tsp - baking powder
  • 200 g - butter
  • 200 g - sugar
  • 4 tbsp - milk
  • a pinch of salt
  • 1 tsp - vanilla essence
  • 3 eggs beaten well
  • 1/4 tsp - orange food colour
  • 1/4 tsp - green food colour

How to Make Tri-Colour Marble Cake

  • Sift the flour, salt and baking powder together.
  • Cream the butter and sugar well.
  • Gradually, add the eggs, vanilla essence and mix well.
  • Fold in the flour slowly.
  • Add the milk if the mixture is too thick.
  • Divide the mixture into 3 portions in separate bowls.
  • Mix the orange food colour with a tsp of milk and add to one portion of the mixture. Mix well.
  • In the same way, mix the green food colour with a tsp of milk and add to another portion of the cake mixture. Mix well.
  • Take a greased and papered cake tin or dish and pour the green portion of the mixture in it.
  • Spread the mixture evenly.
  • Next, spread the plain portion of the mixture over the green layer and spread evenly.
  • Lastly, spread the orange portion of the mixture over this plain layer and spread evenly.
  • Care should be taken not to mix the colours.
  • Bake the marble cake in a moderate oven for about 1 hour till done.