Saw this recipe in active cooking in tata sky and tried it out. Came out very well.

Here is the recipe.


1/2 cup of dates

3/4 cup of milk

3/4 cup of sugar

3/4 cup of maida

3/4 cup of refined oil

1 tsp baking powder

1 tsp almonds chopped


In a food processor add dates, sugar and milk. blend it well till a smooth paste.

In a bowl, take the blended mix add refined oil, flour,baking powder and mix well.

Sprinkle almonds over the batter, pour in a floured baking dish abd set it oven for 30-40 mins at 150degree C.

to see whether the cake is done or not, insert a fork through the cake and if it comes clean,then the cake is done.