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December 31, 2016

Eggless Vanilla Cake With Gulab Jamun Mix – Recipes With Gulab Jamun Powder

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Cake recipe with gulab jamun mix
During Diwali, I shared a post on how to make Gulab jamun using store bought, Instant MTR gulab jamun mix. As I got two packets of gulab jamun powder in buy one get one offer, I had another pack of gulab jamun mix leftover in my pantry. 

As I had already shared a jamun kofta gravy recipe, I was looking for some other interesting recipes with gulab jamun mix and came across this eggless vanilla sponge cake recipe. I tried the recipe with small changes and the cake came out super soft, spongy and moist. Raksha loved it a lot and took it for her school Christmas & New year party. She said, all the cake pieces vanished in no time and it got rave reviews from her friends. I was very happy and wanted to share this easy, foolproof  eggless vanilla cake recipe with you all. 

So I made this as my first ever guest post in my blogger buddy Lubna Karim’s blog “ Yummy Food”. Today I have shared the same recipe with step by step photos. Friends, If you are looking for some easy, yummy recipes using left over gulab jamun mix, this is one of the best options. Do try it for this New year celebration and enjoy ! Its a best teatime cake recipe. Ok, Lets see how to make eggless vanilla sponge cake recipe using gulab jamun mix. 

With this cake recipe, I am signing off this year 2016. I thank all my readers and friends for your continuous support and encouragement. With new hopes and dreams, I will catch you all in New year 2017 with a sweet recipe. 

I Wish all my readers a very happy and prosperous NEW YEAR 2017 !!

vanilla cake using gulab jamun mix

Eggless Cake Recipe using Gulab Jamun mix

Eggless Cake Recipe using Gulab Jamun mix How to make eggless vanilla cake recipe using gulab jamun mix - Tea time cake recipe without using butter
Cuisine: Indian
Category: Cakes
Serves: 12 
Prep time: 10 Minutes
Cook time: 20 Minutes
Total time: 30 Minutes

1 cup - 200ml
  • Gulab jamun mix - 3/4 cup ( I used MTR mix)
  • Maida/ All purpose flour - 3/4 cup
  • Powdered Sugar - 1 cup
  • Baking powder - 1/2 tsp
  • Baking soda - 1/4 tsp
  • Cooking oil - 1/2 cup ( Odorless oil)
  • Boiled milk - 3/4 cup (Milk at room temp)
  • Vanilla extract - 1 tsp
  • Vinegar/lemon juice - 1 tsp

  • In a wide bowl, sieve maida, gulab jamun mix, baking powder, baking soda, powdered sugar. Mix well and set aside.
    Cake using gulab jamun mix
  • In another wide bowl, mix cooking oil, milk and vanilla extract. To this wet ingredients, add the sieved maida mixture. Fold the cake mixture in one direction. Lastly add 1tsp vinegar or lemon juice.Mix well.
Cake using gulab jamun mix
  • Line a baking pan with butter paper OR grease the pan with butter and sprinkle maida all over the baking pan. Pat the excess flour. Pour the cake batter in the baking pan. Batter should fall like a thick ribbon.
    Cake using gulab jamun mix
Cake using gulab jamun mix
  • Preheat the convection oven at 180c .Bake the cake for 25-30 minutes. Keep an eye after 20 minutes. Insert a tooth pick or back of spoon and check it comes out clean. Remove the baking pan and let the cake cool down for 10 minutes. Invert the cake in a plate and peel the butter paper. Cut into pieces and enjoy this yummy, spongy soft vanilla cake !
    Cake using gulab jamun mix
    Cake using gulab jamun mix
Enjoy !

  • Adjust the baking time as per your oven settings. Do not bake for more than 30 minutes. It may burn in the bottom.
  • This cake tastes mildly sweet.So add more powdered sugar if you want more sweetness.
  • The consistency of cake batter should be thick and it should fall like a ribbon as shown in the picture. If the cake batter is too thick, cake comes out hard.

Enjoy this easy, spongy , eggless butter less vanilla cake at home for your teatime !
Eggless vanilla cake using gulab jamun mix

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Unknown said...

how to bake this cake without oven

Chitra said...

You can bake in cooker. Please refer my cooker cake for more details.