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No butter, less oil eggless coconut sooji cake is the perfect tea time cake to enjoy with a hot cup of tea or coffee with step by step video. This cake recipe comes from goa and is simple, easy and one bowl recipe.
Eggless Coconut Sooji Cake is an easy recipe to make by any baking beginner. You do not need to have unique ingredients or tools to make this simple cake.
This eggless coconut sooji cake is similar to Basbousa cake and goan cake.
You can make this cake over or on gas; there is no hard and fast rule to make this cake. Just mix all the ingredients and bake for 45 minutes at 180 degrees Celsius.
Why I made Coconut Sooji Cake?
Eggless Semolina and Coconut Cake is a unique cake. It is made with semolina (Rava) instead of plain flour, which is usually used to make cakes. Kids would love this cake because of its crumbly texture due to semolina and coconut. The aroma and flavour of this cake are totally different from the other cakes. Whenever you ask someone for a cake, they show up with chocolate, butterscotch or fruit cake, but this cake is different from all others in the room. A perfect delight for all the vegetarians, this cake gives you the best of taste that too without adding any egg! And if your stomach is full, but your taste buds cannot get enough of the cake, do not worry. You can cut the cake into pieces and store it in the refrigerator for later. One can enjoy themselves with this piece of cake during the Christmas festival.
Prepare this cake for your kitty party, potluck or a special day and add an extraordinary touch to your menu. After all, who does not want to eat cake with a little South Indian touch? This recipe is going to make your day full of good happenings, starting from the delicious cake. If you love to do something different and unique, you can prepare this cake for you or your loved one’s birthday or special day. Isn’t it so exciting? Follow this easy recipe to prepare this cake in under an hour and surprise your loved ones with your out of the box baking skills.
I love the colour and texture of this cake—lovely even brown colour of the crust and crumbled cake inside. My house is filled with the aroma of coconut.
I want to give a tip at the end of the written recipe, do not forget to scroll down.
Hey before you scroll down for the list of ingredients do check out my other recipes for eggless sooji cake by clicking here
This cake recipe uses desiccated coconut, but you can also use fresh coconut. Do use a fine variety of rava for the recipe. A slightly coarse variety will again do, but you may need to add some more milk to get the right batter consistency. The addition of desiccated coconut gives a lovely aroma to the cake.
This Rava cake recipe is made without eggs. the recipe was requested by a few readers. So sharing the recipe. This is one of the most uncomplicated and easy cakes that one can make. Even someone who does not have experience cooking or baking can easily make this Rava coconut cake.
Eggless Coconut Rava Cake is yet another variation of the most popular recipe from the blog Rava Cake.
And why do I say yet another?? Well, because I have already made the plain rava cake, chocolate walnut sooji cake and also the king of fruits mango sooji cake version of it.
So, why is there a need to share one more variation – Eggless Coconut Rava Cake?
This is because I got a request from you guys on how one can incorporate coconut in here. That intrigued me so much that I ended up making this flavour-packed Eggless Coconut Rava Cake, and mind you guys, I liked this one more than the plain rava cake.
What is the Specialty of Eggless Sooji Cake?
A simple and easy cake recipe to bake quickly? Try this eggless semolina coconut cake as this doesn’t require any special skills or ingredients. Even a beginner can make it easily without messing up with it.
This cake is a very basic eggless cake made with semolina/ sooji/ rava, coconut, all-purpose flour (maida), sugar, milk and oil with other leavening agents.
Sooji cake can be made in one bowl, and you o not need any tool like a hand blender or even whisk for that matter. You can simply use a fork if you don’t have a whisk.
Let’s quickly check out the ingredients for Eggless Coconut Sooji Cake
- 1 cup curd
- 1 tsp baking soda
- 1/4 tsp salt
- 1 tsp vanilla essence
- 1/2 cup dedicated coconut
- 1 tsp Baking powder
- 1/2 cup sooji/ rawa
- 1 cup maida/ flour
- 3/4 cup water
- 1 cup of sugar
- 3 tbsp oil
Do check out the video for step by step instructions.
Coconut is one of those ingredients that you would always find at my Mum’s place, and it is one of those ingredients that you would never find at my home… the irony of life.
Tip to make Coconut Sooji Cake
As I made this recipe during quarantine and many might not be having baking powder at home you can simple increase the amount of baking soda. Instead of adding 1 tsp of soda you can add 1+1/2 tsp soda instead of 1 tsp baking add a tsp of baking powder to it.
Semolina and coconut are one of the best combos. Whether it is savoury or sweet, they shine well together. We have a breakfast dish made of semolina and coconut, which is savoury called upma. It has been a long time I am planning to make Coconut Namoura, which I usually get from my favourite middle eastern store. But didn’t make it because it is too much for one person to finish. This recipe has a cake base, which is something new and decided to try it. This Semolina coconut cake is simple yet nutty and great with a cup of coffee.