Chocolate Banana Cake

Chocolate Banana Cake Pic: Priya Q


This one is for my friends Akhila and Adheeth….Akhila finally I get to posting the recipe! Adheeth…its quite a simple cake recipe you can use! I will be posting more in the time to come 🙂

Ripe Bananas – 3 nos

Castor Sugar – 3/4 cup

Refined Flour (Maida) – 185 gms

Baking Soda – 3/4 tsp

Baking Powder – 3/4 tsp

Eggs – 2 nos

Olive Oil – 3 Tbsp

Milk – 1/4 cup (roughly 60 ml)

Dark Chocolate – 100 gms

  1. Lightly beat eggs and keep aside
  2. Grate Chocolate and set aside in the fridge
  3. Prepare the baking dish – Grease, line butter paper and re-grease
  4. Sift the flour with baking soda and baking powder once
  5. Mash bananas nicely and combine with sugar
  6. To the sifter flour add eggs, olive oil and milk and gently mic with a wooden spatula/spoon
  7. Preheat the oven at 180 degree C
  8. Fold in the grated chocolate
  9. Pour into the baking dish
  10. Bake for about 50 minutes or until the skewer comes out clean
  11. Cool the cake on a rack before slicing
  12. Serve warm or cold


* I had punctured few holes in the prepared cake while cooling it off and poured some chocolate sauce over it to get a marbled effect

** you can add walnuts to it after adding chocolate for a walnut chocolate banana cake!

*** I have used both baking powder and soda since chocolate is being used for this cake recipe


Till next time….happy cooking!

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