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.