Baking is fun especially now that most of us are staying at home and looking for something productive to do. In fact, over the past months, many have been trying their hand at this skill to either ease their boredom or build another source of income.
However, the downside to baking is that it’s not affordable for everyone. In order to delve into this interest, one would need to purchase the proper equipment like baking pans, oven, and of course, quality ingredients. This skill is definitely an investment, which is why before you start, you’d have to make sure that you are committing to the art of baking.(Read: How do you eat healthy while in quarantine? We asked a nutritionist-dietician!)
Luckily, we found some baking recipes you can do using just a rice cooker if you’re still not sure if you can commit to baking and invest in it. So check out these classic cake flavors that we’ve all grown up with!
Rice Cooker Recipes: Chocolate Cake
Chocolate cake is probably one of the original cake flavors there is. It is loved by children, adults, and even the elderly because it is just that good. So here’s a recipe for delicious chocolate you can make at home even if you don’t own an oven!
- 1 1/2 cups sugar
- 250g butter
- 1 tsp vanilla essence
- 3 large eggs
- 2 cups all-purpose flour
- 1 cup coco powder
- 1 tsp baking powder
- 1 1/2 cups milk
You can follow the steps here.
Rice Cooker Recipes: Banana Cake
This is perfect for those who want to add a little more fruit into what they eat but are tired of eating just the fruit itself. Banana cake or bread has also become a favorite of many in the past years.
- 2 ripe bananas
- 4 large eggs, separate yolks and whites
- 1/2 cup sugar
- 100g unsalted butter, melted but not too hot
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
- 1 cup all-purpose flour
- 1 tsp baking powder
- 1/8 tsp salt
The procedure can be found here.
Rice Cooker Recipes: Cheesecake
For those who want it plain and simple, this cheesecake is perfect for you. This cheesecake recipe also resembles the popular fluffy cheesecake popular in Japan which many also try to replicate at home.
- 1 cup cream cheese
- 2 eggs
- 3/4 cup pancake mix
- 2/3 cup heavy cream
- 2 egg whites
- 1/4 cup granulated sugar
- butter, melted
- powdered sugar
See the recipe here.