The 'crazy cake' by TipHero can be made in under an hour
The 'crazy cake' by TipHero can be made in under an hour

Chocolate cake recipe which can be made completely dairy free - without eggs, milk or butter

Simple dessert can be made in under an hour 

Will Worley
Thursday 04 February 2016 19:52
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A new recipe has been devised for a chocolate cake which can be made without eggs, milk or butter.

The simple recipe is completely dairy free and can be made without the use of a mixing bowl.

The recipe was produced in video form by money-saving website tiphero.com, who dubbed the dessert the 'Crazy Cake.'

The video has been viewed over 20 million times since it was posted on 1 February.

Chocolate Crazy Cake

Crazy Cake? (No Bowls, Eggs, Butter or Milk) http://bit.ly/1RYin5n

Posted by Tip Hero on Monday, 1 February 2016

The ingredients are:

  • 1-½ cup all-purpose flour
  • 3 tablespoons cocoa powder
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • ½ teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1 teaspoon white vinegar
  • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • 5 tablespoons vegetable oil
  • 1 cup water

After preheating an oven to 177 degrees Celcius, grease a cake pan and mix all the dry ingredients together.

Then, make three depressions in the mixture, two small and one large.

Pour the vinegar into one of the small holes, and the vanilla into the other. The vegetable oil goes into the large depression.

Pour water over everything and then mix again until the mixture is smooth. Bake for 35 minutes and allow to cool, before frosting with you favourite icing or none.

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